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Press Release

Press Release

Ultra Services Group nominated for Client’s Global HSE Leadership Awards As the only Contractor to be entered for these awards, Ultra Services Group, recognise the significance of this nomination and appreciate what it means to the staff involved. Security Officers working on night shifts at the Rainham and Waverley sites spotted fires that had broken…

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Securing Perimeters: How Strong is your Weakest Point?

Securing Perimeters: How Strong is your Weakest Point?

In recent months, those in security have joined the general public in shock, watching the ease with which large angry mobs have been able to breach some of the most secure and iconic buildings in the world. The storming of the US Capitol building on January 6th and the protesting Manchester United fans, angry at…

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Business Travel – How Safe Is My Workplace?

Business Travel – How Safe Is My Workplace?

You’re on a business trip and at the end of a hard week, you go for a well-earned meal with your colleagues. You choose a nice, upmarket restaurant next to two popular shopping malls in the middle of the tourist zone. Whilst you’re eating, a man passes your table to go to the bathroom. Another…

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Press Release

Press Release

Ultra Services Group diversifies to support environmental projects in Essex Ultra Services Group is delighted to announce its move into the provision of security solutions for the Conservation Sector. Working with Essex’s leading conservation charity, Ultra Services Group is now providing both physical and technological security solutions to assist in the management of one of…

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Press Release

Press Release

Ultra Services Group expands its presence in the Waste Management Sector Ultra Services Group is delighted to announce the start of its latest venture into the provision of manned and mobile security solutions for the Waste and Resource Management industry. Working with one of the UK’s largest waste management companies, Ultra Services Group will be…

Stalking: A Silent Menace

Stalking: A Silent Menace

It’s hard to imagine a more complex emotional menace than the multi-faceted threat that stalking can present. It seems illogical therefore, that it is hardly ever discussed; much like domestic violence or rape in the past. However, to the victim, this can be a highly traumatic experience, requiring legal intervention and even medical or psychiatric…

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The Costs Of Unpunished Financial Fraud

The Costs Of Unpunished Financial Fraud

Almost ten years after Lord Goldsmith proposed the creation of a national fraud force, financial crime remains the largest type of crime in the UK, making up around 35% of all crime in the country, yet receiving less than 1% of policing resources. Victim support So, what’s the result of this illogical juxtaposition? Well, one…

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Lessons From Loss Prevention In Lockdown

Lessons From Loss Prevention In Lockdown

Just as all of us have had to adapt to the changes that the COVID-19 pandemic forced upon us, so too have criminals, finding new ways to beat the system. Consequently, the security profession has also had to adapt to these unwanted changes, at times becoming more reactive than proactive. Closed spaces, same risks With…

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Stay Grey: Optimising Surveillance

Stay Grey: Optimising Surveillance

Probably one of the most common mistakes when carrying out surveillance is the risk of over-exposure, as operatives can often underestimate the likelihood of blowing the whole operation, over a few possible gains. So, how can we provide the optimum surveillance operation, gathering the necessary evidence within a reasonable time frame, (we all know how…

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Gone Phishing……

Gone Phishing……

By now, you probably know what links the political, celebrity and technological heavyweights Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Kim Kardashian, Elon Musk and even Bill Gates. That’s right: their Twitter accounts were hacked and replaced with a message asking their millions of followers to donate bitcoins into hackers’ accounts, for which they would reportedly double all…

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