Rory Lamrock

New UK director appointed by global risk management specialist Pinkerton

Global risk management specialist Pinkerton has appointed a new UK director to head up its London-based operations centres in Russell Square and Uxbridge. Rory Lamrock, a law graduate with a Master’s degree in International Security, comes to the role with over a decade of...
Posted On 03 Sep 2018
David Roney

David Roney joins Operating Board of ASIS UK with focus on counter-terrorism and policing

ASIS UK has announced that David Roney is joining the organisation’s Operating Board as director responsible for counter-terrorism and policing. Roney is well known to the wider security community having retired from the police following a distinguished career, most...
Posted On 14 Aug 2018

New powers designed to strengthen coastal security unveiled by Home Office and Border Force

Britain’s maritime security looks set to be bolstered as new powers specifically designed to help target smugglers and prevent illegal entry come into force. The Conservative Government has also revealed details of further investment in maritime patrol capability. James...
Posted On 27 May 2016

Home Office security minister John Hayes to open Transport Security Expo 2015 at Olympia

On Wednesday 2 December, John Hayes MP (UK Security Minister at the Home Office) will be officially opening this year’s Transport Security Expo at Olympia, London. An MP since 1997, Hayes has held a number of shadow ministerial and Government roles, including Minister of State at...
Posted On 17 Nov 2015
Securitas has won a major contract with The Peel Group

Securitas wins contract to supply security services for The Peel Group

Securitas has won the contract to provide security services for The Peel Group. 160 officers will provide security guarding, key holding and concierge solutions across 17 of The Peel Group’s UK sites, among them MediaCityUK. The contract encompasses The Peel Group’s aviation and...
Posted On 14 Jul 2015
A Call for Presentations has been announced by ASIS International for the organisation’s 2016 Middle East Security Conference

Call for Presentations announced by ASIS International for 2016 Middle East Security Conference

ASIS International has announced that it’s now accepting applications from industry leaders interested in presenting on a specialist subject at its 7th Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition (ASIS Middle East 2016) that will take place on 21-23 February 2016 in...
Posted On 05 May 2015
The MINI Z is “the world’s first” handheld Z Backscatter Imaging System

Scanna MSC appointed UK Channel Partner of AS&E for the MINI Z backscatter imaging system

Scanna MSC – the British manufacturer of portable and postal x-ray screening systems – has been appointed as an Authorised UK Channel Partner of AS&E for its MINI Z handheld backscatter imaging system. The MINI Z is “the world’s first handheld Z backscatter...
Posted On 26 Mar 2015

Corporate calling

Working in a uniformed environment is very different from operating in the commercial world where every penny of the investment made in security and resilience has to be justified and is often hard won against competing commercial priorities. Jeff Little examines a new training...
Posted On 10 Dec 2014