Terrorism Threat: Stay Vigilant

Terrorism Threat: Stay Vigilant

In response to recent events, we want to emphasise again the importance of vigilance and of reporting any concerns to the anti-terrorist hotline. The current UK threat level for international terrorism is: SEVERE. This means that a terrorist attack is highly likely. If you see or hear anything that could be terrorist-related trust your instincts […]

Friday, September 01st, 2017 09:09am

By Georgia Coeijmans

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Disqualified Security Director Sentenced to 18 Months

Disqualified Security Director Sentenced to 18 Months

On 27 July at Kingston Crown Court, Michael Quinton pleaded guilty to acting as a director of Limited Risk Ltd contrary to the Company Director Disqualification Act. We began investigating Quinton and Limited Risk Ltd, an existing Portsmouth-based security company to which he was linked, in May 2014. Quinton, who appeared to be acting as […]

Thursday, August 31st, 2017 09:15am

By Georgia Coeijmans

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National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) Briefing

National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) Briefing

The threat we face from terrorism is significant. As we have seen in the UK and across Europe attacks can happen at any time and any place without warning. Understanding the threat we all face and of the ways we can mitigate it can help keep us safer. The head of NaCTSO, Richard Harding, has […]

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 14:31pm

By Georgia Coeijmans

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Unlicensed door supervisor fined for using a forged SIA licence

Unlicensed door supervisor fined for using a forged SIA licence

On 20 June 2017 at Chester Magistrates’ Court, Stacey Sam Harrison, a door supervisor, who worked using a forged licence for over five years was successfully prosecuted. In August 2016 our investigators inspected security staff at a taxi company in Chester. This individual was operating as a taxi marshal, working to make sure that the […]

Monday, July 31st, 2017 11:00am

By Georgia Coeijmans

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Year 6 SIA Assessment – Great Result!

Year 6 SIA Assessment – Great Result!

ARK are pleased to confirm that we have yesterday passed our year 6 assessment to retain Approved Contractor Status with the Security Industry Authority. This is a direct result of the ongoing hard work of the ARK team members, and the fantastic feedback that was received back from our valued Customers and Service Partners. A […]

Thursday, July 27th, 2017 15:25pm

By Georgia Coeijmans

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