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    Police Close Protection v Military Close Protection

    Just thought id start this thread to see what everybody thought........ How does Police Close Protection compare with Military Close Protection?
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    CP Training Advice

    I am a serving Police Officer (firearms qualified) hopefully applying for police protection duties in the future. I was considering doing a private course in hope of expanding my knowledge, experience and CV for when I do apply. Likewise this would give me skills if I decided to enter the...
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    Hi All

    Hi Everyone I am in the prosess of of leaving the army my ROD is 29 Oct 08, i am looking faward to starting a new career in the security industry. I have complited 7 years in the infantry with a few Op Tours under my belt, i have a few freinds that work as operators out in Iraq at the moment...
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    looking for first CPO job

    hi guys i have just completed my CPO course and i am looking hard for work, i am willing to travel and go most places but i still cant find any work so i signed up to here to try an gain some more contacts and to find out about whats happening out their in the CP industry, i know my ages goes...
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    SO19 and CO19 explained

    CO19 is the name given to the department, which provides the firearms related support to the rest of the Metropolitan Police Service CO19 Specialist Firearms Command are better known by SO19 which was its former Specialist Operations, which provides the firearms related support to the rest of...
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    Operator Looking for work

    I have been working as a PPO in the United Nations for three years now and have recently completed my contract. I am looking to move back into the private sector. I have experience working with celebs as well mainly popstars on tours etc. my email is alexgibbons@yahoo.com
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    Close Protection Training Providers SIA

    This is the list of current UK close protection training providers according to the SIA (Security Industry Authority) This list was last updated on the 27th September 2007 Adro Partnership City & Guilds Gloucester 01452 886410 Advanced Safety Training Services...
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    Getting into CP work in London

    Hi, I'm just after a bit of advice really. I've been working in the Middle East for the past two years and want to pursue a CP career in London. Could anyone please advise good reputable companies to approach re any potential work? Thanks in advance for any replies.
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    Instructing Quals?

    Thought it would be nice to introduce myself seeing that ive been rude and not yet! My background is all /surveillance/Police/CP. Worked within a Police Surveillance team for nearly 4 years as a surveillance team member and TL. National level 1 surveillance qual/Police advance driver/Police...
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    Female Operative

    Hi everyone, nice to be on board. Hope you are all well. I am a fully trained SIA licenced Close Protection Officer. I am also trained in covert, foot, mobile,static, anti and counter surveillance and undercover operations. I am London based at present but am also willing to travel...
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    Has anyone seen those CCTV cars that drive around the streets...?

    filming everything? they are not the police force or a governmental agency..they are private companies. I was at a red traffic light the other day and one of these things pulled up next to me and trained his camera on me sitting in my car! I was only going to the shops!!!! WTF??? I'm a tax...
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    What skills / qualifications do I need to become a NIGHTCLUB BOUNCER?

    My observations have given to me that I need to keep people standing outside, without reason, whatever the weather. and also...to disrespect those physically smaller than me, whilst simultaneously eyeing-up their girlfriends. not forgetting to...completely over-react to any fight - by...
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    Can someone clarify the legal rights of security guards?

    Recently I got stopped at the alarm barrier at a supermarket because the cashier on the checkout didn't spot and remove a security tag. I was in a hurry but I cooperated anyway. Considering that I had paid for everything and was not committing a crime - did I have the right to just tell the...
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    Can a "bouncer" (door staff/security) at a pub or nightclub legitimately use

    force or eject you? Please note for people who are employed in this profession, I respect you (well, most of you) and am grateful for the job you do - this question is not to test or annoy you! I've never been in trouble with a bouncer and have been grateful to see them take swift action many...
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    anyone know where I can get the exam question for the security guard licence?

    thanks but partner failed exam but doesnt know in what questions and has to resit but they wont tell him what section he failed, if he thought he was right first time how can he know where he went wrong.
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    Phoenix CP course

    Phoenix CP Limited is the most highly regarded Close Protection (CP) training establishment in the UK. It was formed in August 2000 to provide commercial CP training appropriate to the realities of the operational environment as well as training which offers depth, quality and consistency to...
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    SURVEILLANCE detection

    SURVEILLANCE DETECTION The Problem Defence against concerted attacks by terrorists and criminals on a fixed facility, or key personnel in transit, is often problematic for a number of reasons. Even well trained and equipped guards, a state-of-the-art CCTV system and a good relationship...
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    Close Protection Work

    There are various forms of Close Protection available. High Risk work in places like Iraq and Afghanistan seems to be popular at the moment due to the demand and excellent payment rates. The downside is of course, the high risk, the fact your in a foreign country without maybe the backup...
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    close protection iraq

    Anybody here done close protection iraq? Let us know what type, where abouts and how much you got paid!
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    CPU Longmoor - Pre madonnas? or Pro's?

    Thought i would throw a cat amongst the pigeons!! What do you reckon to the royal military Police close protection unit down in Longmoor, these boys are well known in the circuit but are they really that good? thoughts please? If your in the circuit how does this type of CP background...
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