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August
2
CONSTELLIS AWARDED TWO DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY/FEDERAL PROTECTIVE SERVICE CONTRACTS

RESTON, Va. (Aug. 2, 2017)—Constellis, a leading provider of operational support and risk management services, announced that it has been awarded two Department of Homeland Security/Federal Protective Services (DHS/FPS) contracts to provide security services at federal locations throughout the Ph...


July
31
Constellis Acquires OMNIPLEX

RESTON, Va. & CHANTILLY, Va. (July 31, 2017)—Constellis, a leading provider of operational support and risk management services, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire OMNIPLEX World Services Corporation (“OMNIPLEX”). The acquisition of OMNIPLEX, a leading prov...


July
22
ACADEMI Instructor Featured in CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine

ACADEMI Training Instructor, Jeff Uhrin, was recently featured in the July/August issue of the CAREERS & the disABLED magazine, the nation's first and only career-guidance and recruitment magazine for people with disabilities. Jeff, a four-year infantry Marine Corps veteran, attached to the M...


July
17
Kenya Political & Security Report 16 July 2017

This week in Kenya, the number of violent attacks increased by 2% with over 20 suspected criminals killed in robbery incidents. A total of 14 civilians were killed in violent crime offences recorded over the past two weeks, with another 10 becoming victim of terrorist attacks in Lamu County. A...


July
5
Basra Monthly Report June 2017

This month in Basra, a total of 57 hostile incidents were recorded over the course of June 2017. This is a notable decrease on the 70 incidents recorded in May, but still above the monthly average and consistent with incident figures in April, of which 57 were also recorded. Basra Province saw 33...


June
29
UK Threat Monitor June 2017 Report

In this month’s UK Threat Monitor report, there has been a high frequency of attempted and successfully perpetrated terrorist attacks in the UK and continental Europe, following the Islamist extremist calls to intensify hostilities during the Islamic month of Ramadan. The deadliest occurred on th...


June
23
CONSTELLIS ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF AMK9

RESTON, Va. (June 23, 2017) — Constellis, a leading provider of operational support and risk management services, announced today that it has acquired American K9 Detection Services, LLC (“AMK9”). The acquisition of AMK9, a leader in K-9 security services, sales and training around the world, sig...


June
22
Algeria Weekly Report - 22 June 2017

For period of June 15-21 2017, there were 79 critical incidents in Algeria, resulting in seven deaths, six wounded and 388 arrests. Most of the arrests pertained to drug trafficking, illegal immigration and counter-terrorism. Criminality was the most predominant category this week, with 32.91% th...


June
22
Exciting Career Opportunities: Seeking Qualified Candidates Now!

Discover the career that’s right for you. Constellis is currently seeking qualified candidates to fill the available positions listed below. Please read the descriptions carefully to ensure you meet all of the desired requirements before applying. You can visit http://constellis.com/careers to le...


June
19
6th Annual HAVA/ACADEMI Family Day

On June 3rd, HAVA/ACADEMI hosted its 6th Annual Family Day, hosting close to 200 disabled military veterans and their families at ACADEMI's 4,000-acre training center in Moyock, NC. The event featured shooting activities for veterans and their spouses, exhibitions, urban tactics training si...


June
19
CONSTELLIS WELCOMES CENTERRA LEADERSHIP TO ITS EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT TEAM

Constellis, a leading provider of operational support and risk management services worldwide, announced today that it has appointed three of Centerra’s senior management personnel to take on key executive management roles at the company. Constellis completed its acquisition of Centerra in April, ...


June
15
Global Kidnap For Ransom Insight Report - June 2017

During the period March-April 2017, the Americas region experienced a further increase in the number of foreign nationals targeted in kidnapping events across the continent, recording a 30% rise in figures compared to the first two months of 2017. The increase in attacks over the end of Q1 201...


June
14
Kenya DSMB - 14 June 2017

One suspected Al Shabab fighter was reported to have been killed by Kenyan military personnel, and another five arrested while attempting to plant an IED close to the Kenya-Somalia border. To read more please see a link to Constellis’ daily Kenya Security and Media Brief.


June
8
Afghanistan Weekly Report June 8, 2017

This week in our Afghanistan report, at least 18 people were killed and dozens wounded in three back-to-back explosions including an IED and two suicide vest bombings (SVESTs), which tore through a cemetery in the Khair Khana area of Kabul on the afternoon of June 3rd. The incident occurred amid ...


June
8
Frank Grimm to Speak at Hostage US Seminar in Washington, D.C.

On June 15th, Frank Grimm, director of crisis response for Constellis, will be speaking at a Hostage US day-long seminar in Washington, D.C. The seminar will focus on how organizations can effectively support families of employees taken hostage and help employees integrate back into the workpla...


June
1
Algeria Weekly Report - 1 June 2017

Algerian authorities this week have stepped up military operations in the eastern and southern borders, especially at the frontier with Libya, in an effort to prevent incursions by militant groups. According to a security source, the Egyptian air strikes on the northeastern Libyan city of Derna h...


May
31
CONSTELLIS COMPLETES INTEGRATION OF TERRA FIRMA RISK MANAGEMENT INTO CRISIS RESPONSE SERVICES DIVISION

Constellis announced today that the crisis response team of Terra Firma Risk Management has joined the company. The integration of key personnel directly enhances Constellis’ existing crisis management services offering that has been providing support to clients for the past four years on issues ...


May
29
Nigeria Weekly Report - 29 May 2017

Nigeria’s economy is struggling and will continue to struggle over the coming months. Economic data from this week suggests that recession will continue, affecting both spending and output. The collapsing power infrastructure, the closing of several embassies abroad and the inability of the Niger...


May
23
Iraq Weekly Report - 23 May 2017

In west Iraq there was a total of 36 hostile incidents in the western region this week, a marked increase on last week’s 20. Despite an increase, there were indications that security forces were improving their capability, with an announcement that K9 units would be deployed at city entrances, an...


May
17
Morris Toussaint is featured in Diversity in Action Magazine

Morris Toussaint, a Deputy Program Manager at Constellis, is featured in the May/June issue of the Diversity in Action magazine. Click the link below to read Morris’ interview describing how he applies STEM skills to his career at Constellis (pages 10-11) Click here to read full article