Daily Archives: February 28, 2014

The Era of Security Clearance Self-Review Could Be Permanently Over

[Translate] The Era of Security Clearance Self-Review Could Be Permanently Over By Charles S. Clark Fallout continues from last September’s fatal shooting at the Washington Navy Yard, with a prime federal contractor, U.S. Investigative Services (USIS), emerging seriously but not irreparably … Continue reading

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Maritime Security Market Expected to Reach $19.48 Billion by 2018

[Translate] Maritime Security Market Expected to Reach $19.48 Billion by 2018 Thursday, 27 February 2014 16:30 Reports about comments’ content 0 Comments Maritime security market research report majorly focuses on global adoption trends, future growth potential, key drivers, restraints, opportunities, … Continue reading

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MMP protests treatment of Seaman Guard 35

[Translate] MMP protests treatment of Seaman Guard 35 FEBRUARY 25, 2014 — A U.S. maritime union is protesting the Indian government’s treatment of the 35 crew and security guards who were aboard the Seaman Guard Ohio which was seized October … Continue reading

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Ashington woman begins 5,000-mile trip to see jailed brother Nick Dunn

[Translate] By Katie Davies Ashington woman begins 5,000-mile trip to see jailed brother Nick Dunn 27 Feb 2014 08:42 The sister of Ashington pirate-hunter Nick Dunn has set off on her 5,000-mile journey to visit him in prison Lisa Dunn, … Continue reading

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G4S faces more accounting claims from SFO

[Translate] G4S faces more accounting claims from SFO Former finance director alleges that G4S charged another part of the business £4m to hide the size of its profits The SFO said its investigation into allegations that G4S had overcharged the … Continue reading

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If G4S is to blame for Manus violence, the government has blood on its hands

[Translate] If G4S is to blame for Manus violence, the government has blood on its hands The private security firm’s alleged role in the Manus riots will not surprise anyone familiar with the history of serious abuse allegations faced by … Continue reading

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CSG Partners Closes ESOP Transaction for Triple Canopy, Inc.

[Translate] CSG Partners Closes ESOP Transaction for Triple Canopy, Inc. NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — CSG Partners, LLC, the New York-based boutique investment bank, served as the exclusive financial advisor to Triple Canopy, Inc. on its recent transition to … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Russian ‘Blackwater’ Takes Over Ukraine Airport

[Translate] Photo by Viktor Drachev/AFP/Getty Josh Rogin  02.28.14 Exclusive: Russian ‘Blackwater’ Takes Over Ukraine Airport The troops who have taken over two airports in Crimea are not Russian military, but they could be security contractors working for the Russian military, … Continue reading

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Bill would prevent contractors from performing quality reviews

[Translate] Bill would prevent contractors from performing quality reviews By Christian Davenport, Published: February 27 E-mail the writer First came the allegations that USIS, the company contracted to do many of the federal government’s background investigations, “flushed” 665,000 cases, creating what … Continue reading

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RAND Infographic – Out of the Shadows

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