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.
SIA Annual Reports and Accounts 2012/13 and 2013/14 laid before Parliament and published.
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.
Active Response Security Services was announced as the ACS Champion 2014 at the Security Excellence Awards in London.
A security boss has been sentenced for providing unlicensed security guards to a prestigious housing development in Prestbury, Cheshire.
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.