Smart phone app designed to minimise security lapses developed by Lodge Service

In the wake of the recent security scare at Manchester United’s Old Trafford Stadium on the final day of the Barclays Premier League season, a new smart phone application has been launched by Lodge Service to enable facilities managers and contractors to minimise lapses in...
Posted On 25 May 2016
One of CIS Security’s officers on site at The St Botolph Building in the Aldgate area of the City of London

CIS Security achieves best ever score and Best Practice plaudits in wake of latest SIA ACS audit process

London-based guarding solutions specialist CIS Security has been awarded 170 points out of a possible 174 in its latest Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) audit, duly placing the business in the Top 1% of security companies operating within the UK. CIS Security has gone from...
Posted On 18 May 2016
Alf Göransson

Interim Report covering January–March 2016 shows “strong organic sales growth” at Securitas

Securitas’ latest Interim Report covers the period from January through to March this year, and shows total sales of MSEK 20 614 (19 486), organic sales growth of 8% (5), operating income before amortisation standing at MSEK 996 (909) and an operating margin of 4.8% (4.7)....
Posted On 04 May 2016

Securitas wins prestigious President’s Award at RoSPA Awards 2016

Securitas has achieved the coveted President’s Award for ten consecutive Gold Awards as part of the 2016 Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Occupational Health and Safety Awards. Now in their 60th year, the RoSPA Awards are highly regarded and...
Posted On 28 Apr 2016

Paramount Monitoring and Response Ltd director and manager found guilty of deploying unlicensed security officers

On Friday 22 April at Nottingham Magistrates Court, James Turner was found guilty of providing unlicensed security officers and other offences under the Private Security Industry Act 2001. Turner was the operations manager at Paramount Monitoring and Response Ltd. The director,...
Posted On 26 Apr 2016
Ward Security's managing director Kevin Ward (left) and David Ward (CEO of Ward Security Holdings Ltd)

Ward Security maintains high audit score for SIA’s Approved Contractor Scheme

National security company Ward Security remains among the Top 2% of Government-approved security providers in the UK after achieving a score of 167 out of 174 in an independent audit conducted on behalf of the Security Industry Authority (SIA) – the organisation responsible...
Posted On 26 Apr 2016
Simon Chapman

Staff Crime and Combating ‘The Insider Threat’

‘The Insider Threat’ is a hot topic of concern both for the Security Services and for security and risk professionals working within major public and private sector organisations. Setting up effective counter-measures for staff crime – whether the motivation for such...
Posted On 15 Apr 2016

Noonan acquires the business and assets of The Shield Guarding Company and TSG Security

Noonan, the strategically outsourced services provider, has purchased the business and assets of The Shield Guarding Company Limited and TSG Security Limited. The acquisition will have the immediate effect of protecting the jobs of up to 780 Shield Guarding Company Limite...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
The Business Design Centre: Home of the 2016 ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition

Securitas UK secures ASIS International’s 2016 European Security Conference and Exhibition

This year’s ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition, which is running at the Business Design Centre in London from 6-8 April, is being safeguarded by trained and licensed security officers from Securitas UK. The ever-popular event is attended by the most senior...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016

British Pipeline Agency extends working relationship with Axis Security for protecting critical infrastructure

The British Pipeline Agency Limited (BPA), a leading UK pipeline operator and consultant, has moved to extend its working relationship with Axis Security to proactively protect its UK pipeline infrastructure. “The BPA is happy to be working closely with Axis Security in...
Posted On 29 Mar 2016