In today’s news weekly round-up, research undertaken by the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has revealed an increase in demand for security from the retail sector over the past 12 months, with petty theft, shoplifting and theft by employees identified as the biggest causes of this rise. Also in corporate news, OnSSI has announced enhanced integration of its flagship Ocularis IP video and security platform with the full line of MOBOTIX high-resolution video surveillance cameras. Over in Dorset, six CCTV cameras from Bosch Security Systems have been installed on the newly constructed Twin Sails Bridge in Poole to monitor all traffic and pedestrians, as well as vessels passing beneath the bridge.

In events news, HID has announced that it will showcase its comprehensive range of breakthrough innovations to create, use and manage secure identity at next week’s ASIS International 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Also in events news, Canon Europe will be showcasing its latest security technology at Security Essen 2012Read more security news…