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December
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Worldview Security Update - December 11, 2019

AMERICAS United States (Security threat level - 2): At approximately 1230 local time (1730 UTC) on 10 December 2019, police officers responded to two active shooters in Jersey City, located in the northeastern part of the state of New Jersey, across the Hudson River from New York City. Two...


December
10
Worldview Security Update - December 10, 2019

AUSTRALASIA Australia (Security threat level - 2): As of 10 December 2019, at least 83 wildfires continue to burn along Australia’s eastern coastline, leading to hazardous air quality conditions in the capital Sydney and the surrounding areas. The air quality index (AQI) has reached levels ...


December
9
Worldview Security Update - December 9, 2019

AMERICAS United States (Security threat level - 2): In the late afternoon hours of 5 December 2019, an armed robbery at a jewelry store in Miami’s southwestern Coral Gables suburb was followed by a high-speed police pursuit and gunbattle between police officers and the robbers. The episode...


December
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Worldview Security Update - December 6, 2019

AMERICAS Colombia (Security threat level - 4) : On 5 December 2019, a countrywide general strike in Colombia concluded largely peacefully, despite isolated small-scale clashes between protesters and police officers in the capital Bogotá and the cities of Cali and Medellin. In Cali, clashes...


December
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Worldview Security Update - December 6, 2019

AMERICAS United States (Security threat level - 2): In the late afternoon hours of 5 December 2019, an armed robbery at a jewelry store in Miami’s southwestern Coral Gables suburb was followed by a high-speed police pursuit and gunbattle between police officers and the robbers. The episode...


December
4
Worldview Security Update - December 4, 2019

AMERICAS Colombia (Security threat level - 4): As of 4 December 2019, a nationwide general strike and accompanying demonstrations are ongoing in Colombia. In the capital Bogota, protesters have begun marching at a number of locations throughout the city and have begun gathering at the city...


December
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Worldview Security Update - December 2, 2019

ASIA China (Security threat level - 3): Over the weekend of 29 November-1 December 2019, violence broke out between police officers and protesters at several demonstrations in Hong Kong. On the afternoon of 1 December police officers deployed pepper spray and several rounds of tear gas ag...


November
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Worldview Security Update - November 27, 2019

Untitled Document AMERICAS Chile (Security threat level - 2) : As of 27 November 2019, small-scale demonstrations are ongoing in Chile. At least two caravans of commercial trucks and private vehicles are currently engaged in a "go-slow" protest on highways in the capital Santi...


November
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Global Kidnap for Ransom Report - November 2019

This issue of Constellis’ Kidnap for Ransom Insight Report covers global kidnapping incidents and trends for the months of September and October 2019. The information is derived from multi-source analysis of kidnap for ransom activity and where known, the outcome or resolution of the events. The ...


November
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Worldview Security Update - November 26, 2019

AMERICAS Chile (Security threat level - 2): As of the morning hours of 26 November 2019, anti-government demonstrations are ongoing in Chile. In the capital Santiago, protesters have set up blockades, disrupting vehicular traffic on Santa Rosa and Americo Vespucio avenues; authorities have...


October
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Iraq Protests Overview - Post Incident Report October 2019

Over 1-2 October, a significant escalation of protest activity was observed across major urban centers in Iraq, including Baghdad. Over the following days, the death-toll from enduring anti-government protests rose to 20 as protesters defied government-imposed curfews across a number of cities. W...


September
4
BETH SKOLETSKY JOINS CONSTELLIS AS CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER

Reston, VA. (September 3, 2019) — Constellis, a leading provider of essential risk management and mission support services to government and commercial clients worldwide, announced today that Beth Skoletsky has joined as Chief Human Resources Officer. Ms. Skoletsky will be the lead executiv...


August
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CONSTELLIS EARNS 2020 MILITARY FRIENDLY® EMPLOYER DESIGNATION

Reston, VA. (August 26, 2019) — Constellis, a leading provider of essential risk management and mission support services to government and commercial clients worldwide, announced today that it has earned the 2020 Military Friendly® Employer. View Constellis’s Military Friendly® ratings here...


July
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Global Kidnap for Ransom Report - July 2019

This issue of Constellis’ Kidnap for Ransom Insight Report covers global kidnapping incidents and trends for the months of May, June and July 2019. The information is derived from multi-source analysis of kidnap for ransom activity and where known, the outcome or resolution of the events. The rep...


July
24
PAUL DONAHUE JOINS WASHINGTON D.C. POLICE FOUNDATION

RESTON, Va. (July 24, 2019)— 25 year security veteran and COO of Constellis, Paul Donahue, joined the Washington D.C. Police Foundation (DCPF) Board of Directors. The mission of the DCPF is to bring businesses, non-profits, professional communities and individuals together to promote publ...


July
23
CENTERRA FIRE SERVICE TEAM RECEIVES BOSS PATRIOT AWARD

Commended by Department of Defense for supporting active duty reservists. RESTON, Va. (July 9, 2019)— Centerra, a Constellis company, announced today that two of its company Fire Service officers received the Boss Patriot Award, presented by the Louisiana Committee for Employer Support of th...


July
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TIM REARDON JOINS HUMANE RESCUE ALLIANCE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Constellis CEO (and animal advocate) Tim Reardon has joined the Humane Rescue Alliance Board of Directors. HRA protects animals, supports families, and advocates for positive change to create a world where all animals can thrive. Tim’s passion for the organization coupled with our great canine bu...


June
26
Supporting Our Heroes at the 8th Annual HAVA/ACADEMI Family Day

HAVA/ACADEMI At Constellis, our strong ties to veterans of the United States military are constantly on our minds. Each year as we host the much-anticipated HAVA/ACADEMI Family Day at our ACADEMI training center in Moyock, NC, we honor those who have returned from their time in the service...


June
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Burjesia IDF Attack - Post Incident Report - 20 June 2019

Early on 19 June, a suspected Iranian-backed militia group conducted a mortar attack in the Burjesia area of the Zubayr Oil Field, located 25km southwest of Basra City. At least one round damaged an accommodation building, wounding up to three local nationals. It is assessed that the intended tar...


May
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Global Kidnap for Ransom Report - May 2019

This issue of Constellis’ Kidnap for Ransom Insight Report covers global kidnapping incidents and trends for the months of March, April and May 2019. The information is derived from multi-source analysis of kidnap for ransom activity and where known, the outcome or resolution of the events. The r...