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Guilty verdict for boss who supplied unlicensed security to school

Posted: 21 Oct 2020
A Lancashire company director who provided unlicensed security staff to a school has had his case referred to a higher court for sentencing.

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Security operative saves suicidal man on Great Yarmouth beach

Posted: 15 Oct 2020
A security operative came to the rescue of a vulnerable man who had attempted suicide one night on Great Yarmouth Beach.

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Security officer delivers baby on London pavement

Posted: 13 Oct 2020
A London-based security officer stepped in as emergency midwife to help a young mother who started giving birth on her way to the Royal London Hospital.

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Accrington security boss barred from the industry

Posted: 07 Oct 2020
A security boss who failed to check the licence of one of his employees is now barred from working in the industry.

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Security boss pleads guilty to supplying unlicensed security guards

Posted: 07 Oct 2020
Peter Blythe of Taunton pleaded guilty to two counts of supplying unlicensed security to a construction site in Cumbria.

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Door supervisor with illegal home-made ‘licence’ sentenced to curfew

Posted: 02 Oct 2020
A Crewe door supervisor who went to work wearing a fake licence has been sentenced to a three-month curfew.

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SIA appoints Michelle Russell as Acting Chief Executive

Posted: 01 Oct 2020
The Security Industry Authority (SIA) has appointed Michelle Russell as Acting Chief Executive.

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Crackdown on unlicensed security at Accrington club

Posted: 25 Sep 2020
A man has been sentenced at Blackburn Magistrates’ Court after he admitted working illegally as security at the Berkley Club in Accrington.

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Unlicensed Brighton security guard pleads guilty to working illegally

Posted: 23 Sep 2020
A Brighton man pleaded guilty to working as an unlicensed security guard.

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Denton door supervisor saves friend’s brother in car park stabbing

Posted: 23 Sep 2020
Connor McMillan from Manchester saved a man's life who had been stabbed in a shopping centre car park.

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Chief Executive - Ian Todd announces departure from the SIA

Posted: 03 Sep 2020
Ian Todd, our Chief Executive has announced his resignation due to personal circumstances.

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SIA launches consultation on top-up training for door supervisors and security guards

Posted: 02 Sep 2020
Today we are launching a public consultation into top-up training for door supervisors and security guards

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Londonderry door supervisors intervene and save a life while preventing a brawl in Portrush

Posted: 28 Aug 2020
On 01 August two door supervisors in Portrush, Londonderry, saved the life of a young man and prevented a brawl from escalating

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Quick-thinking security operative saves life in supermarket

Posted: 31 Jul 2020
Elgin door supervisor Calum Sinclair saved the life of a shopper as a result of his first aid training

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Security Operative prevents a distribution centre fire

Posted: 31 Jul 2020
Syed Hassan's quick thinking saved a bicycle distribution centre from a threatening explosion and fire taking hold.

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Luton security boss convicted for second time for operating illegally

Posted: 20 Jul 2020
An unlicensed security boss from Luton was prosecuted again by the SIA and has to pay substantial costs and a court order to satisfy Proceeds of Crime Act laws.

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Southend Spring Bank holiday beach security patrol save man’s life

Posted: 23 Jun 2020
On the Spring Bank Holiday Monday two security professionals saved the life of a dying man at Southend pleasure beach. Read their story here.

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London security company goes from managing nightclubs to overseeing social distancing queues

Posted: 23 Jun 2020
The #SIAHeroes campaign, please read about the London based security company that joined forces to provide a security solution during COVID-19 pandemic.

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Security guard at the London NHS Nightingale Hospital saves a woman from drowning

Posted: 09 Jun 2020
Our series of stories featuring security professionals doing extraordinary jobs throughout the COVID-19 pandemic continues. Please read about Elizabeth George who was instrumental in saving a woman's life.

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Unlicensed Cwmbran security boss must pay court order or go to jail

Posted: 01 Jun 2020
Last Friday an unlicensed director from Cwmbran was sentenced and handed a £5,560 confiscation order.

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