Policy & Politics

It’s the economy, stupid.

It’s a hackneyed phrase these days. But with General Election campaigning unofficially kicking-off today, it’s worth taking at economy to understand the state of the…

What is the UK’s security industry?

What is the UK’s security industry?

The UK’s security industry is diverse – 11,500 companies, providing products and services for everything from the response to the Ebola crisis, to tackling terrorism,…

Home Secretary’s speech on counter terrorism

Home Secretary’s speech on counter terrorism

Counter terrorism is dependent on a successful public-private partnership. This morning, ADS was invited to attend the Home Secretary’s speech on counter terrorism.   The speech…

Police Procurement Consultation – ADS response

Police Procurement Consultation – ADS response

On Friday 24 October, ADS submitted a response to the Home Office Police Efficiency Team’s informal consultation on Possible Criteria for Mandating Police Procurement Arrangements.  ADS…