Daily Archives: September 3, 2013

Blackwater defendant seeks ruling on status

[Translate] Blackwater defendant seeks ruling on status By ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press | September 3, 2013 | Updated: September 3, 2013 5:11pm Photo By Douglas C. Pizac FILE – This Dec. 8, 2008 file photo shows Blackwater Worldwide security guard … Continue reading

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BBC urged not to award security contract to G4S

[Translate] BBC urged not to award security contract to G4S Sun Sep 1, 2013 8:16AM GMT 2 British group the Palestine Solidarity Campaign is calling on the BBC not to award an £80 million security contract to G4S security company … Continue reading

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World’s perils give rise to a rescue business

[Translate] World’s perils give rise to a rescue business Firm extricates travelers from hot spots By Katie Johnston Globe StaffSeptember 02, 2013 Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff Global Rescue employees Bryan Kewley (left) and Kevin Helm participated in company training exercises. By … Continue reading

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G4S scrambles to raise £600m by selling shares and business units

[Translate] G4S scrambles to raise £600m by selling shares and business units Private security firm’s debts have ballooned to £2bn since its public dressing down by MPs over the Olympics fiasco Rupert Neate theguardian.com, Wednesday 28 August 2013 07.14 EDT … Continue reading

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U.S. security industry valued at $350 billion, says major new study

[Translate] U.S. security industry valued at $350 billion, says major new study Thu, 2013-08-29 04:44 PM Geoff Craighead ASIS president ASIS International and the Institute of Finance and Management (IOFM) have jointly released “The United States Security Industry: Size and … Continue reading

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American Political Science Association – Privatization of Security

[Translate] American Political Science Association – Privatization of Security 2013 Annual Meeting Program International Security 18-20   Privatization of Security Date: Sunday, Sep 1, 2013, 8:00 AM-9:45 AM

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