Security News & Updates

The latest news, updates and headlines from the Protector HQ.

Useful Resources (link opens in new window) provides a snap-shot of crimes and anti-social behaviour at street-level along with the outcome on the investigation. It is updated on or before the last working day of each month.

A useful resource of information for gathering statistics.

Protector secures 2014 Commonwealth Games contract

Following the invitation last November to sign up to the Commonwealth Games Framework Agreement, Protector is delighted to announce it has been successful in being awarded part of the contract to support Scotland’s staffing commitment for the upcoming 2014 games. The contract will align with the existing safety and security processes for the Games to provide security and stewarding personnel as part of the overall safety and security operation.

Protector Group are currently recruiting in excess of 200 part-time roles with a particular emphasis on stewards and security officers for Glasgow 2014. To cope with this massive recruitment drive, Protector have trained 6 members of the team for certification to perform vetting in accordance with BS7858:2012. In addition, the group has also recruited 5 new operational staff to cope with the expected organic growth which has been generated from an increase in business activity throughout the UK market.

Protector recruits two further apprentices


During the three-week installation process of the Walker High School & Technology College project, two of the schools pupils became interested in the work The Protector Group install team were doing and came to enquire about how to apply at the company.

The two students of the Walker high School: Ryan Richardson and Dylan Bowness applied for apprenticeships at The Protector Group, and were successful with their application. Both young men were subsequently engaged and are now in the second year of their apprenticeships, both are working well within The Protector Group.

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