UK Security Services News

16
Dec, 2014

Security director ordered to pay £95,000 as proceeds of his crime

On 15th December, at Woolwich Crown Court, ex-security director Aston Shim was ordered to pay £94,758 under the Proceeds of Crime Act, to be paid within six months.
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16
Dec, 2014

Leicester’s door staff pass Christmas checks

On Friday 12th December, Security Industry Authority investigators carried out checks on door staff working at pubs and clubs across Leicester city centre.
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04
Dec, 2014

SIA seeks views on its future plans

The Security Industry Authority is holding a consultation to gauge the views of stakeholders on its draft Business Plan for 2015/16 and Corporate Plan for 2015/18.
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02
Dec, 2014

Door supervisor checks across Omagh town

On Friday evening [28 November], investigators from the Security Industry Authority worked alongside officers from the Police Service Northern Ireland in a joint operation to check door supervisors working in Omagh town.
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06
Nov, 2013

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18
Sep, 2013

New Website Now Launched!!

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Security Industry News

14
May, 2015

Unlicensed security director imprisoned and disqualified

On 13 May a former security director was sentenced to a 16 week custodial sentence, ordered to pay £10,000 in costs, and was disqualified from being a company director for five years.
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29
Apr, 2015

SIA revoking licences obtained with fraudulent qualifications

The Security Industry Authority has started the revocation process for 129 SIA licences that are linked to alleged training and qualification malpractice.
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25
Mar, 2015

Director pleads guilty to using unlicensed security guards

Johnny Okeoma, a Director of Tripleway Ltd, pleaded guilty at Barkingside Magistrates Court on 19 March 2015 to providing two unlicensed security operatives.
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25
Mar, 2015

Deadline extended for equality and diversity survey

The Security Industry Authority has extended the deadline for licence holders to complete an Equality and Diversity questionnaire to Wednesday 8 April 2015.
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09
Mar, 2015

SIA seeks your views for an equality and diversity survey

The Security Industry Authority (SIA) is seeking the views of SIA licence holders to complete an Equality and Diversity questionnaire.
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02
Mar, 2015

New SIA Board Member

Lord Bates, Home Office minister, has appointed David Horncastle to join the Security Industry Authority
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20
Feb, 2015

SIA Chief Executive appointed

Elizabeth France CBE, Security Industry Authority Chair, today [20 February] announced the appointment of Alan Clamp as SIA Chief Executive.
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13
Feb, 2015

SIA: We’re modernising and improving our licensing services

The Security Industry Authority is continually improving the services it delivers to the private security industry.
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06
Feb, 2015

Ex-security director sentenced to 5 years imprisonment

On 30 January, Sandra Okah of Chapel Drive, Dartford, Kent, was sentenced at Blackfriars Crown Court to five years imprisonment for immigration and security offences.
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29
Jan, 2015

SIA Annual Reports and Accounts 2012/13 and 2013/14 published

SIA Annual Reports and Accounts 2012/13 and 2013/14 laid before Parliament and published.
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