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As Inquest into Border Services Death Opens, Questions about Private Security

As Inquest into Border Services Death Opens, Questions about Private Security Lucía Vega Jiménez died nine months ago awaiting deportation at a Vancouver airport. By David P. Ball, Yesterday, TheTyee.ca Lucía Vega Jiménez, pictured attending a March 2013 anti-racism protest in … Continue reading

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Tesfaye v. DynCorp International LLC

CIVIL ACTIONS The National Law Journal 29 September 2014. The following cases were recently filed in the Washington-area district courts. This information is provided by the district courts’ official online bulletins. … U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN GREENBELT, MD. Tesfaye v. … Continue reading

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Another executive out at DynCorp as president announces retirement

Another executive out at DynCorp as president announces retirement Washington Business Journal Online By Jill R. Aitoro 26 September 2014 DynCorp International Inc.’s president is moving on, leaving a gaping hole in executive leadership amid troubling times for the McLean-based … Continue reading

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Scitor Corporation awarded a $25,063,344 contract

U.S. Department of Defense No: CR-186-14 September 26, 2014 CONTRACTS ARMY Scitor Corporation, Reston, Virginia, was awarded a $25,063,344 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide high-altitude light detection and ranging off-nadir experimentation that includes technology demonstrations and assessments for counter insurgency operations … Continue reading

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We’ve changed Manus for the better: Transfield

TheNation We’ve changed Manus for the better: Transfield The Australian By EXCLUSIVE: BRIDGET CARTER 25 September 2014 TRANSFIELD Services says it has made sweeping changes to security and behaviour management at the Manus Island and Nauru processing centres since it … Continue reading

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It gets knocked down but G4S keeps getting up again

Business Comment Mark Leftly: It gets knocked down but G4S keeps getting up again Independent Online By Mark Leftly 25 September 2014 21:10 Westminster Outlook I should have known that I’d get little change out of a Labour shadow minister … Continue reading

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G4S ordered to pay pounds 6,000 to ‘humiliated’ disabled man

G4S ordered to pay pounds 6,000 to ‘humiliated’ disabled man The Guardian By Haroon Siddique 25 September 2014 A 79-year-old disabled former serviceman has been awarded pounds 6,000 damages after a judge ruled that he was humiliated by G4S prison … Continue reading

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Complaint to OECD about G4S Manus Island management

Complaint to OECD about G4S Manus Island management Australian Broadcasting Corporation Transcripts By Samantha Donovan 23 September 2014 The Human Rights Law Centre has lodged a complaint to the OECD alleging the former operator of the Manus Island Detention Centre … Continue reading

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Triple Canopy to Exhibit at ASIS 2014 in Atlanta

Triple Canopy to Exhibit at ASIS 2014 in Atlanta PR Newswire (U.S.) 26 September 2014 09:51 Showcasing Domestic Security and Critical Infrastructure Protection Solutions RESTON, Va., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Triple Canopy, Inc., a global provider of integrated security … Continue reading

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Iraq stymied State Department probe into military contractor kickbacks

Accountability Iraq stymied State Department probe into military contractor kickbacks The Washington Times By Jim McElhatton, THE WASHINGTON TIMES 24 September 2014 State Department investigators last year quit probing kickback charges against one of the government’s largest military contractors because … Continue reading

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