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Research and Markets: Outsourced Security Guarding Services: UK Market Profile and Forecasts 2015

Research and Markets: Outsourced Security Guarding Services: UK Market Profile and Forecasts 2015 Business Wire 26 January 2015 14:48, DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 26, 2015– Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mm2n9f/outsourced) has announced the addition of the “Outsourced Security Guarding Services: UK Market Profile … Continue reading

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Military Training Dilemma: To Outsource or Not?

Military Training Dilemma: To Outsource or Not? December 2014  By Sandra Erwin CAE offered the government of Brunei a deal it could not refuse: To build a state-of-the-art training center the Southeast Asian nation could make available to its armed … Continue reading

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Private contractors to provide more sub maintenance

Private contractors to provide more sub maintenance 12:37 PM, Jan 20, 2015 Copyright 2015 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. U.S. Navy photo By Michael Melia Associated Press With U.S. … Continue reading

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Stampede Highlights China’s Reliance on Outsourcing Security

Stampede Highlights China’s Reliance on Outsourcing Security New Year’s Eve Tragedy in Shanghai Puts Focus on Practice of Contracting Out Security ENLARGE Shanghai police stood guard this week at the riverfront area where several people were killed in a stampede … Continue reading

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The Government Reform Series: Leviathan by Proxy and the Big Lobotomy

Elaine Kamarck | January 26, 2015 11:30am The Government Reform Series: Leviathan by Proxy and the Big Lobotomy Editor’s Note: Government failure is something everyone complains about, but does little to address. Over the next two weeks, FixGov will review … Continue reading

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Free Market Justice: Do the Police Need Competition?

Free Market Justice: Do the Police Need Competition? Rakesh Sharma January 22, 2015 Scott Olson/Getty Images Recent incidents, such as the Michael Brown and Eric Garner case, have focused attention on the inefficiency and prejudices of law enforcement agencies. In … Continue reading

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Five Private Prison Corporations You’ve Never Heard Of Are Making Millions From Mass Incarceration

Five Private Prison Corporations You’ve Never Heard Of Are Making Millions From Mass Incarceration By James Kilgore for Truthout | January 22, 2015   In this photo taken Wednesday, April 30, 2013, inmates from the Washington Ridge Conservation Camp private … Continue reading

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Air Force Turns to Supersonic Mercenaries

BOOM TIME 01.20.15 Air Force Turns to Supersonic Mercenaries The ‘smallest Air Force in history’ is dealing with more missions than ever. So the flyboys are calling in the military contractors to operate their jets. The U.S. Air Force fleet … Continue reading

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Five Corporations You’ve Never Heard of Are Making Millions From Mass Incarceration

Five Corporations You’ve Never Heard of Are Making Millions From Mass Incarceration Monday, 19 January 2015 09:47 By James Kilgore, Truthout | News Analysis (Image: Money cuffs via Shutterstock)Likely the most well-known prison profiteers in the United States are the … Continue reading

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Private jails much cheaper, says SERCO

Private jails much cheaper, says SERCO Daniel Emerson and Amanda Banks January 19, 2015, 5:17 am Privatisation has shaved 20 to 30 per cent off British Government jail costs, multinational operator Serco told a WA Government inquiry into the efficiency … Continue reading

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