Latest News

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.

Andover teenager gets the Royal treatment for school prom

27th June 2022

An Andover teenager received a ‘Royal’ surprise on the evening of her school leavers’ prom, when she was treated to a VIP close protection experience – something usually reserved for celebs and members of the Royal family.

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The security dogs keeping people safe

23rd June 2022

From border security to home protection, dogs are playing a vital role in public safety. Inspired by intrepid Jack Russell Terrier, Patron, who’s been sniffing out live mines in Ukraine, we thought we’d recognise how our canine friends are working hard to make the world a safer place.

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Andover security company in action at leading industry awards

6th June 2022

Venture Security has been recognised with a leading industry award for a seventh consecutive year.

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4 reasons it’s time you changed your security provider

24th May 2022

If you’re not 100% confident or happy with the service you are receiving from your current security company, then it’s time to consider a change. Here are four clear signs you should be looking for another provider.

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How to keep a construction site secure

3rd May 2022

The construction industry has long been a target for criminal gangs, keen to get their hands on valuable materials and equipment. Here are 4 key ways to improve security on site and reduce the risk.

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Benefits of using a professional keyholding service

18th April 2022

No-one enjoys getting ‘the call’. You know, the one that comes through at 3am telling you the intruder alarm system is going off at your business premises and that you need to attend to investigate. Which is where professional key holding and alarm response services come in.

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The problem of commercial metal theft

11th April 2022

With commercial and residential metal thefts affecting businesses, homes and historical buildings across the county, here we take a closer look at what you can do to protect your property from becoming a criminal’s next payday.

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The top security threats facing manufacturers today

6th April 2022

Here, we look at the main security threats facing manufacturers based in the UK today, and what you can do to bolster physical security at your premises.

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Celebrating women in security everywhere

4th March 2022

For International Women's Day 2022, we're celebrating women in security everywhere and shining a spotlight on all our amazing female team members, who are out there making a difference every day.

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Employers’ guide to lone worker safety in 2022

17th February 2022

Whether you’re a small business or a large corporate, every company has the same legal responsibility to protect its employees from harm while they’re at work. So, what do employers need to think about, when it comes to lone worker safety?

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Venture responds to ‘Protect Duty’ security proposals

1st February 2022

Venture shares its views on the UK government's ‘Protect Duty’ plans, which would make it a legislative requirement for event organisers to put in place security measures that help protect the public from terrorist attacks.

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Security officer commended for handling gun threat

18th January 2022

A Venture security officer has been commended for his actions when faced with a threatening individual armed with what appeared to be a gun.

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Venture Security accredited by Good Business Charter

6th January 2022

Venture is delighted to have been recognised by the Good Business Charter for its commitment to ‘raising the bar’ through quality business practices.

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5 ways businesses can improve their security

13th December 2021

The arrival of winter often coincides with an increase in burglaries. If you haven’t reviewed your physical security plans recently, then there’s no better time to ensure they are as robust as they need to be.

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Introducing our first company video!

7th December 2021

After months of planning, days of filming and hours of editing, it is our pleasure to officially unveil Venture’s first company video!

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Venture Security celebrates 15 years in business

16th November 2021

Venture Security is celebrating 15 years protecting homes and businesses, as it continues to expand its reach across Hampshire and central southern England.

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Lights, camera, action – the making of Venture’s first company video!

2nd November 2021

Take a look behind-the-scenes at the making of our new company video, which was filmed at various client locations across the region!

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How do Venture's security officers support street attached individuals?

19th October 2021

Venture was one of the first security providers in both Hampshire and Wiltshire to be awarded low level police powers and we're very proud of the work our Town & City Centre Officers are doing, particularly in relation to supporting street attached individuals.

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Celebrating 10 years providing security for Andover manufacturer PLP

17th October 2021

Venture has been providing security for Andover manufacturer PLP for more than a decade, with the company highly valuing our quick response times and proactiveness.

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How has commercial security changed in the last 15 years?

11th October 2021

Here we take a look back at how the security industry has changed in the last 15 years, in particular the transformation that has taken place within commercial security.

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