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Angry Community Members Storm G4S Office

SOURCE:  CENSORED NEWS SPECIAL EDITION Community members burst uninvited into the Tucson offices of private security firm G4S and declared their opposition to the company’s profiteering at the expense of immigrant communities in Tucson, across the nation and throughout the world. Incensed by G4S’ role in promoting the criminalization of immigrants and the expansion of […]

G4S Lands $234 Million Contract for Detainee Transportation Along Border

Vodka Butt-Shot Contractor STILL Guarding the Kabul Embassy

SOURCE: MOTHER JONES More than a year has passed since the State Department decided to drop its contract with the security firm protecting the US embassy in Kabul, following an international scandal featuring drunken debauchery fit for a Van Wilder flick. But the company that introduced the world to vodka butt-shots is still on the […]

Racketeering Charges Dropped Against High Level G4S/Wackenhut Employees

G4S/Wackenhut Faces Debarment From Los Angeles City Contracts

SOURCE: WISTV NEWS 10, June 26, 2007 — The City of Los Angeles is launching an investigation into security contractor Wackenhut Corporation/G4S’compliance with the city’s Responsible Contractor Policy, a probe that could result in debarment from city contracts for five years. Prior to the investigation, Wackenhut had more than $5 million annually in contracts with […]

Vodka Butt-Shot Contractor STILL Guarding the Kabul Embassy

G4S Lands $234 Million Contract for Detainee Transportation Along Border

SOURCE: GOVERNMENT SECURITY NEWS US Customs Border Protection (CBP) has decided to stick with G4S, the company currently providing detainee transportation, medical escort services and security guard services along the Southwest border, with a new contract for similar ongoing services worth more than $234 million. As reported in Government Security News in January 2012, the […]

Human Rights Watch: Israeli Police Abuse Detained Children