MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED
The Protective Security teams from the policing boroughs of Kingston, Merton, Richmond and Wandsworth invite BID retailers to a free Project Griffin counter terrorism awareness training session
Wednesday 7 February, 9-11am
at The Odeon, Wimbledon
The session is presented by officers from the Metropolitan Police and is FREE. To secure your place please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration on the day starts at 9am – please bring confirmation email and photo ID!
Project Griffin is a model that is nationally recognised and supported by the National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) which works with the Home Office, in order to deliver counter terrorism awareness to individuals and groups including those responsible for safety and security of buildings, businesses and neighbourhoods.
The objectives of Project Griffin are to:
- Raise awareness of current terrorism issues & threat
Build and maintain effective working relationships & partnerships
Maintain trust and confidence in the police and other authorities
Give people confidence to report suspicious activity to the police
The Protective Security teams from the policing boroughs of Kingston, Merton, Richmond and Wandsworth are working together to deliver this initiative to retails across all four boroughs.
Topics covered will include:
- The current threat posed to the UK by International & Domestic terrorism & extremism
Hostile Reconnaissance / Suspicious behavior – What it is & how to report
How to deal with a suspicious item
Stay Safe – Action to take in the event of a Firearms attack