Securing Your World
G4S is the world's leading global, integrated security company specialising in the delivery of security and related services to customers across six continents. We specialise in outsourced business processes and facilities in sectors where security and safety risks are considered a strategic threat.
We have a diverse range of services to meet our customers requirements and have a broad geographic footprint to meet demand for security around the world
Our five primary service lines are:
The secure solutions businesses provides a broad range of solutions to both commercial and government customers
The secure solutions business covers a wide range of services, including:
Risk services and consultancy - Risk management consultancy services including personal protection, training, mine detection and clearance services
Security systems - Access control, CCTV, intruder alarms, fire detection, video analytics and security and building systems technology integration
Monitoring and response - Key holding, mobile security patrol and response services and alarm receiving and monitoring facilities
Secure facilities services - Integrated facilities services for entire sites or estates for commercial customers and governments
Welfare to work programme - Assisting long term unemployed people into work
Manned security services - Trained and vetted security officers
G4S has a global Risk Consulting capability offering trusted security advice, risk mitigation strategies, secure support and integrated solutions for strategic clients or those operating in complex or sensitive environments. G4S Risk Consulting is an integral part of G4S, operating across its entire international network.
The Risk Consulting arm of the business ensures that clients fully consider the risks they and their organisations may face, acting to mitigate these risks wherever possible, and providing the tools to fully prepare clients to react successfully to a crisis should it occur.
Within this part of the business we have specialists in aviation, training and capacity building, security risk management, cyber security, fraud investigations and intelligence advisory services.
Care and justice services is part of secure solutions and offers highly specialised services to central and local governments and government agencies and authorities
Juvenile and adult custody - Management of all aspects of a facility and those held within the facility – similar centres are also used for the detention of asylum applicants
Prisoner escorting - Transportation of prisoners and asylum applicants between courts, police stations and custody and asylum centres
Asylum services - Management of housing provision and other services for asylum applicants
Electronic monitoring - Electronic tagging and monitoring of offenders at home or in the community
Police services - Back office support functions for police forces, support for front line policing including the provision of custody suite services and forensic medical services
The G4S cash solutions businesses manage cash primarily for financial institutions and retailers
Outsourcing cash management: Managing cash on behalf of financial institutions including cash transportation, high security cash centres, counting and reconciling cash, fitness sorting of notes for use in automated teller machines (ATMs), counterfeit detection and removal, redistribution of cash to bank branches, ATMs and retail customers
Cash consulting: Provision of consultancy services to central banks and commercial banks on overall cash management strategy, bank note production and security and all aspects of cash cycle efficiency
ATM management: Managing ATMs on behalf of banks, retailers and independent ATM providers – including cash forecasting, cash transportation and reconciliation services, first line maintenance and ATM engineering services
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International transportation: Bespoke international transportation and insurance of currency, gems and other valuables
Cash transportation: Secure transportation of cash using high security vehicles, fully vetted and trained personnel and purpose-built technology to transport, protect, count and reconcile cash to customer records
Specialise outsourced services
Based mainly in the UK, G4S offers a range of outsourcing services, which together accounted for around 8% of group revenues in 2014. We aim to offer innovative and cost-effective solutions to customers.
Support for frontline policing including the provision of custody suite services and forensic medical services, and back-office support functions for police forces
Welfare to-work programme
Assisting long-term unemployed people into work
Data and meter services, and contact centre management for private energy and utility companies
Security Systems and Technology
Market and strategy
Security systems and technology represented around 8% of group revenue in 2014.
The global security systems market is a large growing market (source: Freedonia, November 2014) but regional market dynamics vary widely in terms of competition, products sold and customer segments. Our technology strategy therefore has to adapt to meet each region’s unique requirements.
We aim to drive outsourcing and enhance the value of traditional security services through greater use of technology.
Security systems and technology includes:
Security installation and maintenance
Access control, CCTV, intruder alarms, fire detection and video analytics to identify and notify operators of issues
System Software integration
Security and building systems technology integration
R.C Personnel Members
Dave Campbell, Director, Central Region
Country: United States
Telephone: +44 (0)208 770 7000
Member Since: May 2017
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