Category Archives: G4S

Fit to run a prison? G4S dodges difficult questions

Sarah Uncles reports on G4S’ annual general meeting where boss praises BBC reporters for exposing abuse at G4S child prison. G4S boss Ashley Almanza said the BBC team who exposed abuse in a G4S child prison deserved to win their BAFTA … Continue reading

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G4S to be challenged on record for delivery of criminal justice services and commitment to human rights.

STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Reclaim Justice Network (1), who campaign for social justice, will be attending the G4S Annual General Meeting in Sutton, London on Thursday 25 May (2), to call for G4S to immediately withdraw all criminal justice services … Continue reading

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Controversial prison industry summit held at Tower of London targeted by protesters

G4S among the security firms and other companies profiting from the detention system who will be gathering at £1500 per head event Tower of London trustees asked to cancel event warned of ‘reputational risk’

Posted in G4S, Immigration detention, Prison Profiteers

Profit from pain is inhumane! Demo Tuesday 15 Nov, 7.45 am & 4.40 pm

For full details and updates visit the event Facebook page.

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Petition: Stop G4S winning discrimination helpline contract

Please sign the Petition to stop G4S winning the contract to running the government’s discrimination helpline. Information from the petition: “This is unbelievable. The government is handing over the running of its discrimination helpline to G4S.

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G4S: Don’t blame us — blame the prison system

Rebecca Roberts reports on the recent G4S annual general meeting that took place on 26 May 2016. Throughout the criminal justice system, combinations of state bodies and voluntary sector organisations have increasingly been joined by private sector companies to manage … Continue reading

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G4S: A global leader in human rights?

Below is a copy of a letter sent to Ashley Almanza, G4S Chief Executive Officer and John Connolly, Chair of the G4S Board of Directors by Dr David Scott on Friday 27th May 2016 following a discussion with themselves and … Continue reading

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