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Look out for the latest news regarding Consortio Security & the security industry. Consortio security are in an exciting period of growth, keep up to date with the ins & outs of the company on this page.

Message from the Consortio Board

Date published: 11/06/2020

In our first edition since the lockdown was imposed by the Prime Minister, I wanted to thank all our staff, clients and supplier’s for their hard work and support over these unprecedented times.

CSSC East Midlands Green Message -Coronavirus Fraud

Date published: 30/03/2020

This advice has been collated by EMSOU and is intended for wider distribution within the East Midlands Region
to raise awareness among businesses and the public.

Covid 19 Statement Consortio Security March  2020

Date published: 25/03/2020

We are seeing, as a result of this crisis, increasing Cyber threats against a variety of targets, including
Critical National Infrastructure and the health sector.

Coronavirus Related Scams March  2020

Date published: 17/03/2020

Fraudsters are exploiting the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus to facilitate various types of fraud
and cyber crime.

The Consortio Security Newsletter February  2020

Date published: 13/03/2020

Dear Stakeholder,

Consortio Security’s historical and future success is grounded in our collective commitment to our core values. These values are D.I.R.E.C.T

Situation Report
Security & Safety – Edition 11

Date published: 13/02/2020

The threat to the UK (England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland) from international terrorism is SUBSTANTIAL

The Consortio Security Newsletter
January  2020

Date published: 31/01/2020

Dear Stakeholder,

Firstly let me wish you and your families a happy and prosperous 2020

HM Environment Agency Bulletin – Flood Action Week 20 – 26 January 2020.

Date published: 22/01/2020

Please find advice from the Environment Agency with regard to the Flood Action Week starting today. We encourage all partners to share this information and support the campaign:

The Consortio Security Newsletter
November  2019

Date published: 06/12/2019

Dear Consortio Colleague,

In light of last Fridays “Lone Wolf” terrorist attack in London, I would like you all to revisit your “Counter-Terrorism course” via the ELearning suite.

Situation Report  – October  2019

Date published: 19/11/2019

Dear Consortio Security Stakeholders,

International threats – The threat to the UK (England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland) from international terrorism is SUBSTANTI AL

The Consortio Security Newsletter
October  2019

Date published: 19/11/2019

Dear Consortio Security Stakeholders,

We recently undertook our ACS & 9001,14001, 18001 audit’s (14th to 19th October 2019). Although we haven’t received the completed audit report below is a summary of the audit as highlighted during the wash-up meeting with the Auditor, the Heads of Department and myself.

Consortio Security Q3 2019 Client Satisfaction Survey

Date published: 01/11/2019

Consortio Security’s most recent client satisfaction survey has closed and we are delighted that they have resulted in very high levels of approval for our ethos and methods.

Among those complementing our services were:

Russell L (Believe Academy Trust who wrote
“We have used Consortio for static and patrol guarding of our premises and have always found them to be reliable, flexible and focussed on the job in hand. I would have no hesitation in recommending them to any future clients”


Victoria L (iQ Student Accommodation who wrote
“I am very confident in using Consortio as our security company. They take the time to train the guards and understand the trust we have to have in them. If there are any issues the management are there to support us and listen to any problems so we can find the best way to solve them. The guards are always punctual and professional in both uniform and attitude”.

Thank you both for your continued support.

Counter Terrorism Policing Festive Campaign 2019

Date published: 28/10/2019

Counter-Terrorism Policing is asking you to support our campaign to help keep crowded places safe over the festive period.


International Rebellion

Date published: 14/10/2019

Partner, Business, Stakeholder Update Sunday 13th Oct 2019
Extinction Rebellion — 2 Weeks of Action 6th Oct 2019 to 20th Oct 2019


International Rebellion London

Date published: 11/10/2019

Dear  Stakeholder,

Attached are the details released regarding the Extinction Rebellion protests

Upcoming Extinction Rebellion protests
International Rebellion London

The Consortio Security Newsletter
September  2019

Date published: 07/10/2019

Dear  Stakeholder,

As another month draws to a close , it makes me reflect on some of our positive developments we have made already this year

The Consortio Security Newsletter
August  2019

Date published: 06/09/2019

Dear Consortio Security Stakeholders,

As we move into the last 3 months of 2019, our focus starts to move towards our annual Staff Survey, the
audits of accreditation such as our SIA ACS and of course Christmas.

The Consortio Security Newsletter
July 2019

Date published: 31/07/2019

Dear Consortio Security Employee

My focus on this month’s newsletter is to provide some further insight into some new initiatives we have introduced and/or trailing at present,

The Consortio Security Newsletter
June 2019

Date published: 04/07/2019

Dear Consortio Security Employee

Consortio Security’s historical and future success is grounded in our collective commitment to our core
values. These values are D.I.R.E.C.T

Consortio Security – Situation Report Edition 9

Date published: 04/07/2019

Current threat Level

The threat to the UK (England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland) from international terrorism is SEVERE

Consortio Security – Situation Report Edition 8

Date published: 06/06/2019

Current threat Level

The threat to the UK (England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland) from international terrorism is SEVERE

Company Newsletter May 2019

Date published: 06/06/2019

Dear Consortio Security Colleague

We are now well into 2019 in fact almost 50% through the year and as I’m sure you will agree it only seems like we were taking down the Christmas decorations a matter of weeks ago!

Company Newsletter April 2019

Date published: 07/05/2019

Dear Consortio Security Colleague

As part of our drive for continual improvement, we are now including additional sections within the newsletter.

Company Newsletter March 2019

Date published: 27/03/2019

Dear Colleague

As another month draws to a close, it makes me reflect on the recent business successes, which I feel, should be shared with all our stakeholders.

Thinking of a career in security? Here are the basics you need to know when applying for an SIA licence.

Date published: 24/01/2019

Anyone who wishes to work in the UK security sector as a Door Supervisor, Security Guard, CCTV operator, or Key Holder must obtain a SIA Licence. The legal permission assists in monitoring the private security industry to increase its standards, advance the services provided, and eliminate criminality.


The importance of having CCTV for your organisation

Date published: 25/10/2018

In today’s world, security is an increasing priority for businesses. There are real and potential threats for employees, staff and material assets. Consortio Security is at the forefront of providing solutions that enhance security and improve safety. Used in conjunction with other security measures, CCTV is a great tool to deter crime and ensure accountability.


Warehouse Security

Date published: 15/10/2018

Warehouse Security is an important aspect for many commercial businesses. Companies across various industries depend on their warehouses to store valuable goods/assets. Security problems will result in financial loss as well as lower employee morale. We have compiled a list about the important security measures, businesses should put in place to keep their warehouse secure. If you spot anything you are currently lacking, we would recommend you upgrade your current security system.


Constructionline – Gold Membership

Date published: 05/10/2018

Consortio Security has achieved Constructionline’s Gold (Level 3) membership. Constructionline is the UK’s largest government-owned register of contractors and consultants for the construction industry – providing proof that we meet the required industry standards. Due to customer demand we have achieved the higher Gold standard which involves a Verified Pre-Qualification Questionnaire (covering Environmental Management, Equality and Diversity, Quality Management systems, and ensuring legislative compliance).


How to Prevent Security Tailgating

Date published: 17/09/2018

According to a recent survey, a majority of the respondents believe that security breaches from tailgating remain at the same level or are on the rise.  More than 70 percent of respondents believe they are currently vulnerable to a security breach from tailgating. Furthermore, more than 70 percent believed that it was somewhat likely to very likely a security breach could happen at their own facility as a result of a tailgating incident.

Advice Guide – Protect yourself online

Date published: 10/09/2018

The internet has become an integral part of our lives with many of us using it for shopping, banking, entertainment and socialising. The internet has lots of positive aspects, but there are things you need to look out for. These include viruses which can damage your computer and online scams. Therefore, it is vital to ensure you know how to protect yourself online and keep your personal information safe whilst online. Within this article we will provide advice and tips on how to keep yourself, family and friends, safe online.

Consortio Security: How to be prepared in the event of a terrorist attack

Date published: 27/08/2018

Recent events in the UK and around the world remind us all of the terrorist threat we face, which in the UK is considered as ‘SEVERE’, meaning an attack is highly likely. Police and security agencies are working tirelessly to protect the public but it is also important that communities remain vigilant and aware of how to protect themselves if the need arises. ACT Awareness eLearning is a new CT awareness product designed for all UK based companies and organisations. ACT Awareness eLearning will provide nationally accredited corporate CT guidance to help industry better understand, and mitigate against, current terrorist methodology.

Consortio Security: Providing security for construction sites

Date published: 20/08/2018

Providing security for construction sites can be particularly challenging and developing. They are often natural targets for thieves as they generally contain a lot of high value materials and equipment. This can be easily accessible for criminals if proper and effective security measures are not put in place. This article looks at some of the common risks faced by civil engineering and construction sites, and explores some of the methods and steps that can be taken to make them more secure.

Consortio Security: Keeping students safe at university

Date Published: 13/08/2018

University campus buildings and student accommodation facilities are complex infrastructures and, with so many security requirements, it can be difficult to keep on top of them and the challenges they impose. In this article, we will discuss how to ensure the security and safety of university students.

Consortio Security: Keeping your home secure while away on holiday

Date Published: 06/08/2018

We all look forward to spending time away, on holiday, whether it’s relaxing on a beach you prefer or exploring a new city, we can all agree you don’t want to come back to find your home has been burgled. About 60 per cent of burglaries occur when no one’s at home, and the summer months see an increase in theft, simply because there are so many people away.

Consortio Security: Distribution Fraud – Fake University Orders

Date Published: 30/07/2018

All types of businesses are vulnerable to fraud and indeed many businesses have suffered significant losses through criminal actions, legal costs and a decline in public confidence after an incident. In this article, we will look at some of the most common types of fraud that affect businesses, what the warning signs are and how you can stop your business from becoming a victim of fraud.

Consortio Security: The benefits of body worn cameras

Date Published: 23/07/2018

Body worn cameras have become an important element of the preventative measures police use to protect their officers, by diffusing aggression early in a confrontation. After seeing the success of initiatives put in place by the police, private companies began to follow suit, especially in the security industry.