Posts Tagged ‘home office’

Enhanced security boosts crime drop, claim researchers

Developments in car and domestic security are key factors behind falling crime rates, according to one expert. Andromachi Tseloni, professor of criminology at Nottingham Trent University, told SecurityNewsDesk that security has a profound effect on preventing opportunistic crime compared to that of the criminal justice system.

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BSIA to exhibit at the Home Office’s Security and Policing event

Home Office's Security and Policing 2012

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) is returning this week to the Home Office’s premier security equipment event – Security and Policing 2012 – for the third consecutive year. The event, which takes place in Farnborough from 30th January to 2nd February, is the UK’s only secure event for displaying the latest security equipment for…

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Home Office approves SERIR, the electronic detection system from Betafence

Betafence SERIR on high security fencing

Electronic fence-mounted SERIR now eligible for prison use and other high security applications. SERIR, an electronic detection system, developed by perimeter protection specialists Betafence, has passed stringent Home Office testing, making it eligible for prison, mental health institution and other high security applications. SERIR, a fence mounted sensor system which provides early warning of intruders…

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