PRESS RELEASE: AI in Security and Surveillance Event

An upcoming seminar for security professionals, hosted by Synectics on 14 May 2024 in London, aims to help public space operators make the right decisions regarding AI surveillance technology. Read more »

City Group Security appoints James Wall as Finance Director

City Group Security has recently appointed James Wall as their Finance Director. With a proven track record of implementing strategic financial initiatives, James Wall brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his... Read more »

GuardPass Limited announces the introduction of their Flexible Guarding Service

At Last, a Cost Effective, Quality Solution for Security Industry Staffing Challenges. Many security companies have historically had little option but to resort to traditional staff agencies or 3rd party subcontractors, to... Read more »

New Standard Introduced on Safeguarding Children in Out-Of-School Settings

New guidelines designed to protect the safety of children in out-of-school settings have been published by BSI. The new standard, launched on Wednesday 6th March 2024, is applicable to all providers of... Read more »

Recognition of Excellence: First Response Group Takes Home Top OSPAs Award to Represent the UK Globally

First Response Group (FRG), the nationwide security, risk, and property protection company, has won the Outstanding Contract Security Company (Guarding) award at the industry’s Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs). The winners were... Read more »

BBC International Correspondent Seeks Insight from Security Industry Federation Members

Theo Leggett, BBC International Correspondent, has reached out to the Security Industry Federation, urging its members to come forward with information regarding the proliferation of Facebook and WhatsApp groups/companies advertising security jobs... Read more »

G4S launches Training Campaign

G4S has launched a campaign to encourage employees to take advantage of apprenticeship training opportunities. The company believes that the new ‘Professional Security Operative’ apprenticeship provides an exciting opportunity for employees to... Read more »

Workplace violence is NOT the problem in the UK retail industry! by Tom Richmond

As a retailer, If you are making hundreds of millions, if not billions of pounds in profit every year, you don’t have a workplace violence and shoplifting problem. You have a managerial... Read more »

Children as young as ten fuelling rise in attacks on high street staff and security

Thousands of incidents of anti-social behaviour, customer complaints and shoplifting reported already in 2024, says leading security company Kingdom Security, who have a specialist retail division, working with leading retailer brands and who... Read more »

Cut the Nonsense in Online Chats

Let’s get straight to it. The internet is full of opinions, and not all of them are worth your time. I recently shared a piece from a reliable news source, thinking it... Read more »