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The Security Institute’s View

Back in 2011, The Worshipful Company of Security Professionals used its Royal Charter and the collective knowledge of The Security Institute to create a comparative standard for security. Eight years on, the post-nominals CSyP are now accepted as The Gold Standard for strategic...
Posted On 29 May 2019
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Government funds research into knife detection technology for crowded places

Six UK companies have been funded a share of more than £460,000 to fast-track innovative technologies that aim to detect people carrying knives in crowded places such as streets, railway stations and major events. Distinguishing concealed blades from other items such as keys and...
Posted On 01 Apr 2019
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MoD/Home Office joint funding supports tests of “life-saving” chemical detection robots and drones

A new fleet of robots and drones designed to test for chemical agents, provide 3D mapping and identify casualties have been put through their paces by troops, police officers and scientists for the first time. Tests of the cutting-edge, multi-million pound project, co-funded by...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018
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Unified Security celebrates eight years of championing security convergence agenda

Unified Security Ltd is celebrating eight years in business championing the convergence of physical and information security management. Founded back in October 2009 by James Willison MA MSyI, the company has consistently advocated that the best way in which to identify and...
Posted On 24 Oct 2017
Peter Finch MSc CSyP CPP FSyI FCMI FInstLM
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Peter Finch CSyP wins ASC’s prestigious Imbert Prize for second year in succession

Buckinghamshire New University post-graduate Peter Finch MSc CSyP FSyI CPP FCMI FInstLM, the head of security at Coventry Building Society, has become the first individual to win the prestigious Imbert Prize bestowed by the Association of Security Consultants (ASC) for two years...
Posted On 21 Jul 2015
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AUCSO bestows prestigious awards and Fellowships at 2015 Annual Conference

The highlight of the recent 2015 Association of University Chief Security Officers (AUCSO) Conference Dinner held at the UK Space Centre was the presentation of the organisation’s annual awards and two new Fellowships.  AUCSO is the leading authority for security...
Posted On 20 Apr 2015