Left to Right: Rob King (head of strategic engagement, Kings Security), Steve Hurst (head of SaferCash) and Anthony King, CEO at Kings Security
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Kings Security selected to manage and host dedicated SaferCash Intelligence Portal

Kings Security has been selected to manage and host the intelligence database for SaferCash, the intelligence sharing initiative aimed at reducing the number of attacks on Cash-in-Transit couriers, banking establishments and ATMs. This prestigious contract, effective as of this...
Posted On 13 Feb 2017
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Use of body-worn cameras sees complaints against police ‘virtually vanish’ finds University of Cambridge study

An extensive year-long study of almost 2,000 police officers operational across UK and US forces has shown that the introduction of wearable cameras led to a 93% drop in complaints made against the police by members of the public, in turn suggesting such cameras result in...
Posted On 29 Sep 2016
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UK officers supporting French police to help ensure trouble-free Euro 2016

With less than 20 days to go until the start of Euro 2016, football fever is beginning to kick in. Fans are travelling to France to enjoy the football and mix with fellow supporters from across Europe, but there’s always a chance that a minority will engage in disorder. On...
Posted On 24 May 2016
Professor Martin Gill
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Detailed ‘Retail Loss Prevention in Perspective’ report issued by Perpetuity Research and Consultancy International

Produced by Perpetuity Research and Consultancy International (PRCI) and sponsored by leading High Street retailer Marks and Spencer, the 48-page report entitled ‘Retail Loss Prevention in Perspective’ has been authored by PRCI’s director Professor Martin Gill...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
The devastating aftermath at Zaventem International Airport following the terrorist attack
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Policing and security presence at major UK locations beefed up in wake of Brussels terror attacks

In the wake of yesterday’s terrorist atrocities in Belgium, Mark Rowley (the National Police Chiefs’ Council’s lead on counter-terrorism) has put forward salient security advice for members of the public while at the same time outlining what’s being done...
Posted On 23 Mar 2016
The G4S TravelAware app protects and informs business travellers by way of location tracking and incident alerts
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G4S introduces “groundbreaking” TravelAware app to “revolutionise” business travel safety

Global security solutions provider G4S has launched the G4S TravelAware app, badged by the company as a “groundbreaking” security tool specifically designed to inform business travellers across the globe on risk and security-related issues. TravelAware will...
Posted On 14 Sep 2015
Left to Right: Representatives from the City of London Police Crime Squad, Antoinette Edwards (UniTrust), UniTrust security officer Val Trifinov, Ian Yexley (md at UniTrust), George Westwell of Cheval and Shiv Gill (also of UniTrust)
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UniTrust Protection Services’ security officer Val Trifinov presented with Special Recognition Award

Security solutions provider UniTrust Protection Services has presented Val Trifinov, one of the company’s many dedicated security officers, with a Special Recognition Award for his actions while working on an assignment at the ‘Cheval 3 Quays’ luxury apartments development...
Posted On 25 Jun 2015
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International Terrorism: Facing The Challenge

While the present security focus is understandably on the threat posed by ISIL, it’s worth making the point that the Syria-related challenge represents just over 50% of the work conducted by the counter-terrorism network. Mark Rowley outlines how and where the police service is...
Posted On 23 Jun 2015
Brian Sims BA (Hons) Hon FSyI: Editor of Risk UK
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Focusing on R&D

Pre-dating a Strategic Defence and Security Review scheduled to take place later on this year, the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI) report entitled ‘The Future of Research and Development in the UK’s Security and Intelligence Sector’...
Posted On 21 May 2015
Europol's headquarters in The Hague
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Production of counterfeit goods across the EU “on the rise” warns Europol

Publication of the first extensive and in-depth Situation Report on Counterfeiting in the European Union (EU) is the direct result of a joint project carried out by EU agencies Europol and the Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (OHIM) through the European Observatory...
Posted On 05 May 2015