Armour Comms launches industry leading secure Grou... » London: In direct response to customer demand, Armour Communications has announced the availability ... TDSi Supports Education Programme at IFSEC Inter... » Poole: Integrated security manufacturer TDSi will be sponsoring the Tavcom Training Theatre at IFSEC... 'POWER PLAYERS' INITIATIVE OPENS TO ENTRIES » Leading younger people from across the engineering services sector have a new opportunity to be reco... Multitone launches comprehensive EkoCare Communi... » Multitone Electronics plc has announced the launch of its new EkoCare range for healthcare facilitie... Momentum builds as Critical Communications World d... » Critical Communications World (May 16-18, Hong Kong) is the leading and most influential congress an... New initiative shows increasing importance of CSR » A major new survey on corporate social responsibility (CSR) is now open to electrotechnical busine... OF FOOLS OF THE MIDDLE BELT, ONE NORTH AND PASTORA... » SERIES: BUHARISM AND THE FIERCE URGENCY OF NOW A treatise on pastoral jihadism, islamism, arabism a... Commvault partners with Pure Storage » Cisco Live, Melbourne, AU and Tinton Falls, NJ: Commvault has announced the integration of its Commv... OF FOOLS OF THE MIDDLE BELT, ONE NORTH AND PASTOR... » A treatise on pastoral jihadism, islamism, arabism and cultural imperialism in Nigeria (Ephesians ... Where was Aisha Buhari when idiot Kumapayi flagr... » "Clip-clip..clip-clip...Did you not hear when BABA DAURA say women's place is in the kitchen?" ...


Advertise with Vigilance


Got News?

Got news for Vigilance?

Have you got news/articles for us? We welcome news stories and articles from security experts, intelligence analysts, industry players, security correspondents in the main stream media and our numerous readers across the globe.


Subscribe to Vigilance Weekly

Edinburgh-based Edesix Ltd. has been selected as the Body Worn Camera provider of choice for Her Majesty’s Prison Service throughout the UK.

Edesix continues to be the first choice for secure BWC solutions in high security environments: Following a national contract win and roll-out in England and Wales prison service, Edesix also has secured orders for Prison applications in Scotland and, most recently, Northern Ireland.

Commenting on the use of Body Worn Camera technology, Richie McBride, Managing Director at Edesix said: “The benefits of BWCs within prisons have been widely recognised throughout previous trials; improving staff morale and encouraging a safer working and living environment for those within the prisons. Having successfully rolled out our solution to the Police Service of Northern Ireland, our recent contract with the Northern Ireland Prison Service comes as an addition to encouraging a safer working environment within the justice system.”

Justice Minister, Claire Sugden recently commented of the roll-out: “I believe this is a significant and important step in ensuring that prison officers have the right tools to perform their difficult and challenging role and will contribute to a safer prison environment for both staff and prisoners.”

Edesix BWCs are small, lightweight devices, designed to be worn on the prison officer’s uniform. Completely secure and fully encrypted, these cameras act as a deterrent to violent behaviour, and offer supportive evidential footage for criminal convictions and prosecutions.