Monthly Archives: February 2014

CACI Gets $497M Contract, Shares Up – Analyst Blog

[Translate] CACI Gets $497M Contract, Shares Up – Analyst Blog By Zacks.com,  February 26, 2014, 05:02:01 PM EDT CACI International Inc . ( CACI ) recently announced its selection as one of the primary contractors for providing communications and network … Continue reading

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Immigration expert wants CBSA to scrap private guard contracts

[Translate] Immigration expert wants CBSA to scrap private guard contracts By David P. Ball, Vancouver Wednesday, February 26, 2014 5:24:43 PST PM A woman lights a candle during a vigil to honour Lucia Vega Jimenez’s life in front the Canada … Continue reading

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Decision to pass Private Security Bill is ill-informed

[Translate] Decision to pass Private Security Bill is ill-informed Wednesday 26 February 2014 06:30 SAPA The Freedom Front Plus opposed the bill on the basis that it would lead to security companies closing shop and jobs being lost in the … Continue reading

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ESS&SA Pioneering Maritime Security Industry

[Translate] February 26, 2014 ESS&SA Pioneering Maritime Security Industry By MarEx ESS&SA has become the first Private Maritime Security Company (PMSC) within the Netherlands, to achieve certification to  the ISO/PAS 28007 standard with global certifier, LRQA. ESS&SA is now one … Continue reading

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Manus Island violence: Fatal violence occurred after G4S guards went in, PNG report finds

[Translate] Manus Island violence: Fatal violence occurred after G4S guards went in, PNG report finds Date February 26, 2014 – 9:55PM David Wroe and Sarah Whyte Illustration: Cathy Wilcox The violent clashes on Manus Island that left an Iranian asylum-seeker … Continue reading

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Mystifying Deaths for 2 Anti-Piracy Guards

[Translate] Mystifying Deaths for 2 Anti-Piracy Guards By NICHOLAS KULISH, IAN URBINA and MARK MAZZETTI FEB. 25, 2014 The Maersk Alabama in 2009, the year pirates hijacked it in an episode that inspired the movie “Captain Phillips.” Two guards were … Continue reading

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Independent Contractor in Afghanistan Pleads Guilty to His Role in Offering $54,000 in Bribes to a U.S. Government Official

[Translate] Independent Contractor in Afghanistan Pleads Guilty to His Role in Offering $54,000 in Bribes to a U.S. Government Official U.S. Attorney’s Office February 14, 2014 Eastern District of New York (718) 254-7000(718) 254-7000 Earlier today at the federal courthouse … Continue reading

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Turkana oil find attracts US private security baron

[Translate] Turkana oil find attracts US private security baron Erik Prince, former US Navy Seal, founder/CEO of private security company Blackwater. Photo/Wikipedia In Summary Erik Prince has bought a 49 per cent stake in Kilifi-based Kijipwa Aviation hoping to get … Continue reading

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Russian police muscle into private security business

[Translate] Russian police muscle into private security business February 17, 2014 by Mark Galeotti in Europe. Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting on Police Day in Moscow. (MIKHAIL METZEL/AFP/Getty Images) The Russian private security industry, which was last estimated … Continue reading

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Ex-NSA Chief Details Snowden’s Hiring at Agency, Booz Allen

[Translate] Ex-NSA Chief Details Snowden’s Hiring at Agency, Booz Allen Mike McConnell Says Booz Allen Hired Snowden Because Government Had Vetted Him By Rachael King Feb. 4, 2014 10:05 p.m. ET Former Director of NSA and Former U.S. Director of … Continue reading

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