Private security services

Security deemed essential

In accordance with decisions made by the New Zealand Cabinet today,  a 1pm update to the government’s website now lists all private security services as essential. According to the update, “security is considered an […]

Civil Defence

State of National Emergency declared

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has declared a State of National Emergency across New Zealand as the Government amplifies efforts to curtail the spread of COVID-19. “Today we put in place our country’s second ever State […]

Private security services

COVID-19: Is private security an essential service?

As New Zealand goes into COVID-19 lockdown, there remains ambiguity over whether or not licensed private security providers are included within the government list of ‘essential services’, writes Nicholas Dynon. [Please note that since this […]

Jason Semple

LEGEAR gearing up for Auckland launch

Line of Defence talks with Jason Semple, LEGEAR Division Manager at Australian Defence Apparel (ADA) about the imminent launch of LEGEAR’s new Auckland outlet and how equipping first responders with the right gear can save […]