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Category: Counter Terrorism

Personal Security: CitizenAID app aims to help save lives in a terror attack

       Members of the public are being encouraged to download a new mobile application in an effort to save lives during a terror attack. Developed by military and civilian medics, the CitizenAID app helps to guide people through basic

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How to deal with a security breach….Old Trafford bomb error a ‘devastating mistake’

Can there be anything worst for a security company then the mistakes made in the lead up to the home match of Manchester United and Bournemouth? Of course this is in relation to the fake bomb that was left behind

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Physical Security: National Counter Terrorism Awareness Week 2015 #CounterTerrorismUK

Today sees the launch of national Counter Terrorism Awareness Week 2015, a campaign from the police service and partners to inform the public about the terrorism threat; what is being done to tackle it; how communities can help, and offering

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Physical Security: Would you publish a video tour of your data center online?

I’m not too sure many companies would put video tours of one of their most sensitive assets on the internet? Data centers are generally considered one of these and often attract the ‘gold standard’ of protection, but could such a

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Security News: Free Crisis and Risk Management Bulletin via @carmdale

I’m writing to let you know about a free Crisis and Risk Management bulletin that Carmdale have recently launched. People can sign up for free at www.carmdaily.com and can receive a daily bulletin via e-mail, containing the latest selected global crisis and

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Physical Security – The ‘Ring of Steel’ is replaced with a ‘Ring of Copper (s)’

Beefed-up counter-terrorism tactics are being introduced in the City of London two decades after a “ring of steel” was put in place around the Square Mile. City of London Police have carried out three years of research looking at the

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Key to the success of Counter Terror Expo, which has grown year-on-year to become the largest international counter terrorism and security event of its kind, is its responsiveness to real world events. This responsiveness will be fully reflected in the

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“Security Was Lax Because of Budget Cuts”

So how many times have we heard these immortal words…..’we have no budget’. For most security managers we hear this fairly often and its just a way of business, and no matter how frustrating its just a fact of life.

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Security Awareness: Explaining the importance of following security procedures via CPNI

A short film aimed at all staff working across the national infrastructure explaining the importance of following security procedures and how everyday measures – all based on best practice advice provided by CPNI – can help reduce vulnerabilities in organisations.

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Security in Challenging Environments (SCE) Week 28th – 31st October 2013 London

SCE Week is the global meeting place for security leaders active in the world’s most complex operating environments. Over four days in October, three separate forums will bring a wealth of experience and expertise in one place to demonstrate what success

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