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Allied Universal gets go-ahead to buy G4S

Speculation regarding G4S’s potential acquisition was sent into overdrive last year when rival GardaWorld announced a $5.2B (Cdn.) cash offer for the company.

CSIS, RCMP modelling new security collaboration efforts on British lessons

Canada’s national police and spy agencies are developing new ways to work together based on Britain’s recent responses to deadly terrorist attacks.

GardaWorld unifies branding for events group

GardaWorld announced that its BEST Crowd Management division will take the lead on branding for its events group, which includes WESS, an American event staffing and security services provider that was acquired by GardaWorld in 2019.
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VIDEO: On the Clock: Andrew Kirsch, Kirsch Consulting Group

Andrew Kirsch, founder of the Kirsch Consulting Group, tells us what prompted his interest in the security world, his career at CSIS, and why he decided to start his own consulting business. » Watch video

Canada Revenue Agency locks 800,000 accounts, cites possible email ‘phishing’ schemes

The accounts were not compromised as a result of a cyberattack or breach of the agency’s online systems, the CRA said. » Read full article

ASIS unveils new hybrid of digital and in-person Global Security Exchange

Event to be held 27-29 September online and in-person at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. » Read full article

Experts warn young consumers about online fraudsters during Fraud Prevention Month

March is Fraud Prevention Month and provincial securities regulators are using the occasion to warn consumers of the dangers that lurk online. » Read full article

RCC Retail Loss Prevention Forum

Location: Online
Date: April 8, 2021
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Focus on Campus Security

Location: Online
Date: June 3, 2021
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Security Canada Virtual - Spring 2021

Location: Online
Date: June 9-10, 2021
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