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Security Industry Authority investigators launched a simultaneous operation across Birmingham and London. The operation was conducted to check the security licences of door supervisors and security guards working across 29 venues in the two cities.
Two security directors were disqualified from acting as company directors for a total of six years. John Anah, 56, and Tony O’Gonna, 54, ran three security companies: Anco UK Limited, AA Guarding Limited and Metro Guards UK Limited, all based in Woolwich.
An Oxford based security director abused his company’s ACS status by allowing it to be used by another company in order to secure security contracts in Scotland.
A door supervisor who continued to work despite having his Security Industry Authority licence revoked has been given a suspended sentence.
On 24 March, the Security Industry Authority stopped issuing paper-based licence applications.