We try and keep you up to date with the latest news, tips and advice from in and around the security industry. This section is also used to keep you informed on the latest developments within our company. Please check back regularly, follow us on social media and please let us know if you have any stories that you feel might be relevant.
It takes confidence and quick thinking to manage antisocial behaviour and our City Centre Security Officers (CCSOs) can regularly find themselves face-to-face with some challenging situations. Which is why we love receiving feedback like this!
UK businesses are the victims of physical crime more than once every minute. Here, we take a closer look at the seven most common threats and what you can do about them.
In our latest 'meet the team' blog, we catch up with Paul, founder of Venture and find out more about his passion for excellence, the Chinese restaurant he’ll always think of fondly and why he won’t be running another marathon anytime soon!
Here we take a closer look at some of the emerging crime trends and how to reduce the risk of you or your business becoming a victim.
Despite all the uncertainty surrounding Coronavirus, for the Venture team it is business as usual and we are here to help, should you need us. We continue to provide a full range of services, 24/7, with stringent plans in place to ensure business continuity.
Commercial premises are at their most vulnerable when left unoccupied and if given a window of opportunity, then would-be criminals can quickly take advantage. Having effective security plans in place is a vital first step. There are also some key site maintenance tasks to carry out. Here is a list of the top ten things you need to think about.
With the UK high street under pressure, councils and local partnership initiatives are increasingly seeking innovative solutions to support the businesses on their patch. One option for tackling such behaviour - which several towns and cities have already explored - is enlisting the support of the private security sector.
Violence in the workplace is a serious issue – and sadly, it’s a growing problem. Having a workplace violence-prevention programme is therefore crucial, especially for those organisations where employees may be working within an environment that has a heightened risk. Here we take a closer look at the steps employers can take to protect their employees.
UK businesses saw a 9% increase in theft over the past three years. But what assets are criminals most keen to get their hands on? And what steps can businesses take to better protect themselves? Here are the seven most common commercial items UK criminals are targeting.
Here we take a look back on 2019 and reflect on what has been a standout year for the Venture Security team.
Venture is celebrating after being named a finalist for a top industry award. The company has been shortlisted in the category of Outstanding Contract Security Company - Guarding, as part of the OSPAs 2019.
Following a lengthy consultation, the government has released new guidance, designed to help schools and colleges best manage and respond to security-related incidents.
If you’re thinking about pursuing a career in the private security sector there are many options when it comes to the type of role you might fulfil. Here is our guide to the top physical security jobs and what they may typically entail.
Salisbury Cathedral has expanded its security detail with the addition of a static guard from Venture Security.
Venture Security, has been awarded a contract by English Heritage to look after the world famous Stonehenge monument in Wiltshire.
If you’re thinking about getting a job in the private security sector, then you’ll first need to apply for an SIA licence. Here is a quick guide to the process and what you might expect.
We are delighted to announce that Venture Security are the first organisation to be accredited by Wiltshire Police under the Community Safety Accreditation Scheme (CSAS). As of Saturday 24th August 2019, our accredited security officers will now have low level police powers to help tackle anti-social behaviour within Salisbury City Centre.
The award-winning team from Venture Security will be heading to Southampton Business Expo in November, to speak with visitors about cost-effective solutions for keeping their people, premises and assets safe.
Venture Security has received the highest possible accreditation from the National Security Inspectorate (NSI), firmly positioning the company as a leader in its sector.
The summer months can often signal an increase in crime. Here are our expert tips for reducing your risk.