Home Secretary strengthens policing response to modern slavery with £8.5 million funding investment

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has reaffirmed the Government’s commitment to stamp out modern slavery by announcing £8.5 million of funding that will help law enforcement agencies in tackling this horrendous form of criminality. Granted until 2018-2019 following a bid made to the...
Posted On 18 Oct 2016

Dorset and Devon and Cornwall Police achieve third party certification for surveillance cameras on drones

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (ie drones) are often fitted with surveillance cameras. If a relevant authority such as a police force is using them, they must comply with the UK Surveillance Camera Commissioner’s Surveillance Camera Code of Practice. Dorset Police and Devon and...
Posted On 07 Sep 2016

Showsec plays vital event management role in helping to secure Radio 1’s Big Weekend

Coldplay’s Chris Martin led the chorus of acclaim for the ‘team’ which helped to make BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend such a spectacular success, with event security specialist Showsec playing a key role in ensuring the experience was every bit as good for the music devotees in...
Posted On 07 Jun 2016
Stephen Otter QPM

New five-year term for Stephen Otter as Her Majesty’s Inspector of Constabulary

Stephen Otter QPM has been reappointed as one of Her Majesty’s Inspectors of Constabulary. Otter was originally appointed to the role back in March 2012 following a rigorous recruitment process which included approval by both the Prime Minister and Her Majesty The Queen. Otter...
Posted On 24 Feb 2015