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Bloodbath Britain: ‘Pent up rage’ from lockdown sees violent crime soar to its highest level in a DECADE with surge in gang wars, domestic abuse and hate crime

Two-thirds of police forces have seen a ten year high of violent crime in 2020 ‘Pent up rage’ has been blamed for a surge in violence after lockdown eased  Gloucestershire saw violent crime rise by 39 per cent in July compared to 2019  iolent crime has soared to its highest level in a decade after a surge

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Top tips to protect your business this Christmas

There’s been a surge in burglaries over Christmas in recent years with businesses being affected just as much as homeowners. It’s not hard to see why criminals see commercial properties as easy pickings during the festive period. Many companies shut down completely between Christmas and New Year, giving thieves a huge window of opportunity. That’s

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Why Security Guards Are More Important for Businesses Than Ever Before

Coronavirus has significantly changed how businesses are run nowadays. It’s difficult to keep track of all the new rules and regulations, let alone enforce them. Fortunately, security guards can help us with that. In fact, their services have become more important than ever before following on from the pandemic. But how exactly? We’re going to

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Security patrols at former Adria factory site to deter anti-social behaviour

SECURITY guards have begun patrolling the Adria site in Strabane in a bid to quell ongoing anti-social behaviour. The derelict former factory site, which is soon to be transformed into a major social housing development, has become a magnet for anti-social behaviour since it closed in 2006. The Beechmount Avenue site is a known hotspot for

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Door Supervisor protects customers from a violent attack at a south London bank

Mohsin Rahim, from Streatham, is a Security Industry Authority (SIA) licensed door supervisor. He was on duty at the Nationwide Building Society in Streatham one afternoon in June, when a man ran past him into the branch. As he was overseeing social distancing and making sure people queued in separate lines, Mohsin heard shouting and

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Covid sniffing security dogs are being trained to detect virus on humans

Sniffer dogs are successfully being trained to sniff out Covid-19 on humans and, according to a leading security firm, their use could become mainstream by Easter 2021. Security dogs are well known for their super sniffing abilities – money, drugs, explosives. However, recent trials have been successful in using canines to sniff out Covid-19 leading

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Guard dogs called in to protect school site

GUARD dogs have been drafted in to patrol a new school site because it is continually being targeted by gangs of yobs. Essex County Council says security of the site, off Alderney Gardens, in Wickford has been ramped up, after a series of problems with anti-social behaviour. It comes after residents reported youths causing fires