From 1 January 2015, new Security Industry Authority courses and qualifications will be introduced for SIA licence applicants.
A Lambeth-based security company has been found guilty of supplying unlicensed security guards, including to a children’s play centre in Merton.
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On Thursday, [2 October] an ex-security director was sentenced to 18 months imprisonment for failing to pay £80,000 under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (POCA).
On Wednesday [24 September], at Inverness Sheriff Court, a security director pleaded guilty to Castle Security Group Northern Ltd supplying unlicensed security operatives. Castle Security was fined £2,000.
Yesterday [24 September], three security directors and a security company were sentenced at Exeter Magistrate’s Court for offences against the Private Security Industry Act 2001.
Yesterday [21 August], two security directors and their security company were found guilty at Exeter Magistrate’s Court of offences against the Private Security Industry Act 2001.