Daily Archives: October 9, 2012

Private security co. target of myriad lawsuits

[Translate] Private security co. target of myriad lawsuits By PAUL ELIAS Associated Press Posted: 10/07/2012 10:54:59 AM PDT Updated: 10/07/2012 10:56:59 AM PDT SAN FRANCISCO—Few security companies have benefited as much from the surge of Sept. 11-related government contracts as … Continue reading

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U.S. diplomatic security unit under scrutiny after Libya attack

[Translate] U.S. diplomatic security unit under scrutiny after Libya attack Reuters By Tabassum Zakaria and Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi on September 11 has sharpened congressional scrutiny of a State Department … Continue reading

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Contractors in War Zones: Not Exactly “Contracting”

[Translate]   Contractors in War Zones: Not Exactly “Contracting” By David Isenberg | October 9, 2012 Marine photo / Lance Cpl. Grant T. Walker Troops don’t pull K.P. — kitchen patrol — like they used to. Instead, the Pentagon hires … Continue reading

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ISO Standard Proposed for Private Security Companies

[Translate] ISO Standard Proposed for Private Security Companies ASIS International has proposed the quality management standard, with stakeholders’ comments due by Oct. 26, ANSI announced Oct. 4. Oct 08, 2012 ASIS International, a member and accredited standards developer of the … Continue reading

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Private security co. target of myriad lawsuits

[Translate]   Private security co. target of myriad lawsuits By PAUL ELIAS Associated Press Posted:   10/07/2012 10:54:59 AM PDT SAN FRANCISCO—Few security companies have benefited as much from the surge of Sept. 11-related government contracts as Akal Securities, a New … Continue reading

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