PI Licensing – A white elephant in the making

Proposed licensing of private investigators within the UK is set to become nothing more than a ‘white elephant’ – according to recent talk within the industry. Many long established PIs that are currently operating within the UK are dubbing the long awaited regulation of the industry as nothing more than a ‘cash cow’ – a […]

Association of British Investigators Joins IQ


The Association of British Investigators has become the first industry association to become a member of Industry Qualifications (IQ). The ABI has become both a member of IQ Qualifications and IQ Resources. The ABI Academy will work with IQ on the development of qualifications for investigators, promoting IQ qualifications within its membership, and the development […]

SIA to Host Future of Regulation Conference

An event to discuss future regulation of the private security industry is being held by the Security Industry Authority. The SIA conference – Phased Transition to a New Regulatory Regime – will take place in central London on Wednesday 30 March. It will provide the opportunity to discuss the phased transition, as announced by the Cabinet […]