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18 February 2021

PARTIZAN SECURITY, the Czech brand of video surveillance and access control systems, has unveiled details of the company’s new strategic partnership with Toshiba Electronics Europe. As a result of the new arrangement, Partizan Security’s surveillance equipment will now include Toshiba hard drives developed specifically for video surveillance systems.

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18 February 2021

TWO DOOR supervisors were recently sentenced at Lewes Crown Court (pictured) in the wake of submitting guilty pleas for working without a valid licence at a popular Eastbourne family restaurant. Doing so is a breach of the Private Security Industry Act 2001.

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17 February 2021

RESPONDING TO customer requests for an accurate and reliable elevated body temperature screening solution, UK CCTV manufacturer 360 Vision Technology has released Celsius. A non-contact temperature monitoring solution for stand-alone applications or integration with access control or VMS, the ONVIF-compliant Celsius uses proven thermal technology to deliver its highly accurate, high speed, elevated body temperature screening.

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17 February 2021

THE SECURITY measures at Butterfield Business Park, a multi-purpose modern development, have been enhanced thanks to the latest fibre optic network, smart CCTV and deep learning analytics technology having been specified, installed and maintained by Amthal Fire and Security.

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17 February 2021

THE SIX new cameras added to the Wisenet X PTZ PLUS range have been developed by Hanwha Techwin to enable end users to capture evidence-grade images of activity occurring in large open area applications.

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17 February 2021

WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT specialist Synel UK has introduced the latest version of Synergy Access, the cloud-based access control solution which provides a scalable and cost-effective way in which to manage access to restricted areas.

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17 February 2021

LONDON-BASED security solutions provider Banham Security has begun the New Year by continuing to grow the business thanks to the acquisition of British lock manufacturer Guardian.

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17 February 2021

MAYOR OF London Sadiq Khan has announced his intention to invest a further £30 million – bringing his investment in policing to £1.08 billion – in a bid to ensure that more than 1,000 Metropolitan Police Service officers funded by City Hall will continue to patrol the streets of the capital for the next four years.

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18 February 2021

THE COVID-19 pandemic, increased geopolitical risk and Brexit are just some of the areas that have been highlighted by the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) asking senior members from its Special Interest Groups about their views on the outlook for the risk management landscape in 2021.

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16 February 2021

POLICE FORCES in England and Wales will be reimbursed with £60 million to support increased enforcement of the Coronavirus rules, Home Secretary Priti Patel has announced.

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17 February 2021

STEVEN MCGRATH MSyI and Andrew Donaldson MSyI will co-chair The Security Institute’s dedicated Counter-Terrorism Special Interest Group. Both security professionals harbour extensive experience within the field of counter-terrorism and are thought leaders in this area.

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17 February 2021

SAMUEL CHIMIZE Ugorji was caught trying to work illegally as a security operative after a Cheltenham security business spotted that his documents were fake. Gloucester-based Ugorji was prosecuted on Wednesday 10 February at Gloucestershire Magistrates’ Court on two counts of fraud and one count of infringement of the Private Security Industry Act 2001. The prosecution was brought by the Security Industry Authority (SIA).

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15 February 2021

NETWORK VIDEO solutions developer Axis Communications has issued the results of a recent partner survey in a new White Paper exploring the impact of COVID-19 on the physical security industry. The online survey, conducted last December, sought the views of senior decision-makers within circa 200 partner companies across the UK and Ireland.

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15 February 2021

ADVANCED X-RAY body scanners have prevented over 1,376 illegal items, including drugs, weapons and mobile phones, from entering the prison estate in the four-month period since they were installed. The innovative equipment being rolled out across England and Wales is part of the Government’s bold £100 million package designed to boost security in prisons and crack down on criminality behind bars.

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17 February 2021

APPLICATIONS ARE open for the fourth and final round of funding for the Information Commissioner’s Office’s (ICO) current grants programme. The ICO committed to run the grants programme until 2021 and work is ongoing this year to review and report on its progress.

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