RETAIL SECURITY TEAM
By Admin-At 21.05.2017-

Our Uniform retails security guards and plain cloths Store detectives have worked together to minimise theft in Christmas season. As team they have worked together hand in hand alongside police help by deterring and arresting repeat offenders in many high streets.

STATIC AND EVENTS TEAM
By Admin-At 21.05.2017-

Static Guard and Event Management Team have successfully completed their refresher training under Customer Services, conflict management and Physical intervention. All officers went through stringent training process run by our Abbey our QHS&E manager. Abbey delivered this training in sessions and each session was overlooked by MD himself.

KEYHOLDING & LOCK AND UNLOCK TEAM
By Admin-At 21.05.2017-

Our mobile officers have worked professionally on our client’s premises to ensure that all premises are secure and locked to the required standard each night. Therefore our clients have appreciated our services as well as our Mobile Response team for their hard work.

Licensing Application Surgery with Night Czar & Ministry of Sound
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Amy Lamé, Night Czar of London, has invited us to host her night surgery at Ministry of Sound on Thursday 12 October. At this event licence holders and applicants will be able to find out more about the online licence application process and discuss problems and queries...

Supporting the Drive to Combat Child Sexual Exploitation
Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Our Partnerships & Interventions team recently ran an event in Nottingham on 31 August and invited representatives from Nottinghamshire Police and Nottingham City Council...

Barred security director is found guilty of working without...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

On 14 September 2017, at Llandudno Magistrates Court, Mark Pursglove and was found guilty of working without a licence, Rachel Williams for aiding and abetting Mr Pursglove. In February 2016, Mark Pursglove along with his company

Court fines unlicensed Leeds security director and his company
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

On 18 August, at Leeds Magistrates Court, Aaron Mohammed was fined for working without a Security Industry Authority (SIA) licence. Aaron Mohammed pleaded guilty to all the offences, on 21 August. The court fined him £100 and ordered him to pay costs...

SIA responds to coverage on Benchmarking Security
Friday, August 25, 2017

The SIA welcomes the spotlight being shone on the continuing need for recruitment and retention of good quality staff in the events sector. The report raises some health challenges about how adequately the current market is...

Teesside security director sentenced to 32 months imprisonment
Wednesday, August 23, 2017

At Teesside Crown Court, on 30 June 2017, Christopher Catchpole was sentenced to 32 months imprisonment following a guilty plea to offences of money laundering, supplying an unlicensed security operative...

Project Griffin – counter terrorism training
Friday, August 18, 2017 7

Take part in counter terrorism training as a part of Operation Griffin, organised by the National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO). ..

Door Supervisor prosecuted for attempted fraud, by falsely...
Thursday, August 17, 2017

On 11 August 2017, at Bristol Magistrates Court, we prosecuted Zakir Mohammed Zillul for attempting to claim £1673 in compensation for alleged lost travel documents. In August 2016, Zillul submitted an application to the SIA...

Disqualified director of security firm sentenced to 18 months
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

On 27 July at Kingston Crown Court, Michael Quinton pleaded guilty to acting as a director of Limited Risk Ltd contrary to the Company Director Disqualification Act. We began investigating Quinton...

Counter-terrorism training in the South East
Friday, July 28, 2017

Our SIA Partnerships and Interventions South East Team ran 5 Operation Griffin Counter Terrorism training sessions. The South East Team ran the fourth and fifth of their Operation Griffin Counter Terrorism...

Unlicensed door supervisor fined for using a forged SIA licence
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

On 20 June 2017, at Chester Magistrates’ Court, Stacey Sam Harrison, who worked using a forged licence for over five years, was successfully prosecuted...

Sub-Contracting Guidance from HMRC
Tuesday, July 11, 2017

With the event season entering a busy period we want to remind all security businesses of their responsibilities when using subcontractors...

Evans Fullerton Security Guarding Ltd Prosecuted for Supplying Unlicensed Guards
Friday, June 16, 2017

On 9 May, at Bristol Magistrates Court, the prosecution of Evans Fullerton Security Guarding Ltd and the director Martin Fullerton, was concluded...

Crown Court upholds our decision to refuse ACS status to Extreme Security Sol...
Friday, June 16, 2017

On Friday 9 June 2017 we successfully defended an appeal by Extreme Security Solutions Limited against a decision to refuse them ACS status...

Tell us what you think of our Approved Contractor Scheme
Thursday, June 15, 2017

We have begun a fundamental review of its flagship Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS)...

Terrorism Threat: Stay Vigilant
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

In response to the recent events in Manchester, we want to reinforce and emphasise the importance of vigilance and of reporting any concerns to the anti-terrorist hotline...

Violence Reduction Workshops: Good security making towns safer
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

We are running a series of events across the UK to promote violence reduction measures within the night-time economy. Our first one is on the 25th of April in Ipswich...

Message on Counter-Terrorism from the Metropolitan Police
Friday, March 24, 2017

The level of threat is complex and ranges from lone actors intent on carrying out crude attacks to sophisticated networks pursuing ambitious and coordinated plots...