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  • G4S bosses grilled over abuses at Brook House

    LABOUR MPs gave bosses at hated security firm G4S a severe dressing down yesterday while grilling them about serious abuse at an immigration centre run by the company.

    Jerry Petherick and Peter Neden were hauled in front of the Commons home affairs committee after BBC’s Panorama...

    Friday 15th Sep 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • G4S suspends 9 after abuse horror exposé

    Notorious security firm under fire again as officers accused of assaulting detainees

    Saturday 2nd Sep 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Unite: nuke guards sell-off is dangerous

    SUPERMARKET security staff could soon be protecting Britain’s nuclear weapons under ideologically driven Tory plans to privatise the work, the Unite union warned yesterday.

    The government is planning to privatise the Ministry of Defence Guard Service (MGS), which is responsible...

    Thursday 23rd Mar 2017

    posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain

  • Government told: review G4S deals after ban on hijab

    MINISTERS must review their contracts with “un-British” G4S, Labour stormed yesterday after EU judges vindicated the security firm’s decision to sack an employee for wearing a headscarf.

    The European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled on Tuesday that G4S was justified in...

    Thursday 16th Mar 2017

    posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain

  • G4S tells workers in car park to ‘pee by bushes’

    AMBULANCE staff employed by notorious privateer G4S are having to operate out of a car park with no security or toilets, their union GMB revealed yesterday.

    G4S, which has repeatedly come under fire for alleged abuse against detainees and young offenders, won a contract to provide...

    Tuesday 7th Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Cagey record? You’re hired to run our prisons

    Instead of admitting to the problems of privatised prisons in light of the embarrassing G4S and Serco scandals, the Tories have now hired a US firm with a similar rap sheet. SOLOMON HUGHES investigates

    Friday 27th Jan 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Features

  • Prisoner in court on mutiny charges after jail riots

    AN INMATE appeared in court yesterday charged with taking part in the mass prisoners’ protest at Birmingham’s privately run Winson Green jail last month.

    Ross Queen, 30, faces two charges of prison mutiny and one of taking a photograph without authorisation after allegedly...

    Saturday 7th Jan 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • G4S boycotts continue as it still runs Israel police training

    BOYCOTT actions against disgraced security company G4S are to continue, campaigners vowed yesterday, after it was discovered that the company is to maintain its involvement in running Israel’s national police training centre.

    The British firm sold its operations in Israel last...

    Wednesday 7th Dec 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • G4S Israeli sale brings cheer to activists

    PALESTINE supporters world-wide were celebrating at the weekend after disgraced security firm G4S sold its operations in Israel and Palestine.

    Security firm G4S was involved in helping run Israeli prisons and locking up Palestinian kids and in operating Israel’s infamous...

    Monday 5th Dec 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Prison firms summit targeted by protesters

    HUMAN rights campaigners protested outside a security industry conference in London yesterday, accusing firms of “profiting from migrant suffering.”

    The protest took place outside the Tower of London where security firms including scandal-hit G4S staged a European Custody...

    Wednesday 16th Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Britain