152017Mar

Tips to Protect Your Home When You Are Away

Put timers on some light switches to give the impression that people are at home during the evening. Leave a radio on during the daytime so that if a burglar puts their ear to the window he/she can hear the sound of the radio giving the impression that someone is at home. Arrange for a…

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142017Feb

Cyber Crime

The use of ‘free’ public wi-fi whilst out and about could prove more expensive than you think.  Cyber Criminals hijack public networks and set up fake hot spots, tricking victims to log on so they can swipe passwords, card numbers and personal details – possessing this information allows them free access to your bank accounts! There are…

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42017Jan

Recent Client Feedback

“I would like to thank you for the support you have provided to the estate during the Christmas Period, the additional guards have assisted with security duties and traffic management. They have responded well when attending stores to assist retailers and proved flexible ……….. the additional security presence will have gone some way in deterring…

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282016Nov

Frosty Mornings

Please DO NOT leave your car unattended when defrosting it or warming it up, insurance companies will not pay out if your car is taken with the keys in the ignition. You are then faced with the loss of the vehicle with no means of replacement, even though fully insured.  Give yourselves a little extra…

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292016Oct

Corrie Steps Up Security For Toyah Battersby Return

Security guard presence has been stepped up at the Coronation Street set as producers strive to keep the return of Toyah Battersby well under wraps. Played by Georgia Taylor, who left the soap 13 years ago, the character went through a lot during her time on the cobbles, from being abducted by a stranger (a…

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242016Oct

500 million Yahoo accounts hacked

Yahoo has confirmed that more than 500 million user data was stolen in the year of 2014. This embodies one of the largest data thefts in the history of the internet. The company assumes that the attackers were assigned by a Government. Yahoo advises all users to change their passwords and security questions.

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242016Oct

13 tips to protect you against malware

Create passwords that are at least 12 characters long. Longer passwords are harder to crack because the number of possible character combinations increase significantly with each added sign. In fact, the length of the password is more important than the use of special characters. Choose a unique password for each of your digital accounts. Should…

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172016Oct

GMP Supporting National Hate Crime Awareness Week

Greater Manchester Police (GMP) is helping to support this year’s National Hate Crime Awareness Week, taking place between October 10th and 16th,to help raise awareness about what constitutes a hate crime and how people can report it, whether that’s to the police or to an organisation set up to support victims. Chief superintendent Wasim Chaudhry, operational lead on…

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62016Oct

New CCTV System Targets Forecourt Thieves

Whether you’re part of a larger retailer group or an independent garage, if you’re in the petrol station business, you’ll know just how important the best CCTV systems Manchester has to offer are to your trade.   It may be to ensure your customers are fuelling their vehicles safely, to have evidence of incidents that…

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