University Case Management – The Solution IS Out There!

University Case Management -The Solution IS Out There! For Universities, a report of “serious misconduct that might constitute a criminal offence” creates a ‘case’ that needs to be resolved over a period of time delivering fair and reliable justice for ALL University stakeholders. Progression of that ‘case’ involves a series of processes, simple to complex,…

“Cambridge isn’t the only university to fail at handling sexual misconduct complaints”

“Cambridge isn’t the only university to fail at handling sexual misconduct complaints” “The Trinity Hall harassment row is just another example of how unfit for purpose universities’ complaints processes are” (Georgina Calvert-Lee, The Guardian 22/10/19). “Yet so unnecessary” according to Ian Hynes, the CEO of Intersol Global a company that trains and supports Universities to…

For the first time, they were seeking non technical training designed specifically for internal auditors and compliance teams, training and development that was recognised as a particular need to help them shape the perception of the global function as a value-adding partner to the business.

“Thomas Cook used its auditors to justify £5m bonus”

“Thomas Cook used its auditors to justify £5m bonus” “Audit firm EY, which signed off on Thomas Cook’s financial health before its collapse, also wrote a report used to award its former boss a £5m bonus” (Howard Mustoe, Dan Box & Alys Harte, BBC) “These are smart people, but how could they get this so…

Catching Britain’s Killers: The Crimes That Changed Us

Catching Britain’s Killers: The Crimes That Changed Us Our Chairman, Professor Eric Shepherd, features in the last episode of this excellent series that travels the investigation journey from interrogation to investigative interview, from Judges Rules, PACE, DNA, PEACE, through to present day tactical use of evidence, active defence, ABE, interview recording and conversation management, such…

‘Disclosure’ V ‘Report’ (in an investigation context). Does it Matter?

‘Disclosure’ V ‘Report’ (in an investigation context). Does it Matter? Are they one and the same? What impact does it have on justice? Do semantics matter? In short, No, Lots, and Yes, I suggest! Dictionary definitions (and Google!) do little to define or clarify the difference and their impact on an investigation so let me…

No longer can this be acceptable. To 'bury' this conduct and 'move the offender on' to another institute simply creates more victims.

Sexual Violence Liaison Officer (SVLO) Universities Conference 2019

Sexual Violence Liaison Officer (SVLO) Universities Conference 2019 Intersol Global are delighted to support and sponsor Lime Cultures inaugural conference for University SVLOs to be held at Woburn House, London, on Tuesday 10th December 2019. SVLOs provide crucial support to survivors of sexual violence adding incalculable value to the management of cases from a welfare…

Interview Recording in Japan – A history!

Interview Recording in Japan 18yrs ago I was privileged to hold a position as the Force Interview Manager for Greater Manchester Police (GMP), known then as a ‘Tier 5’. I was particularly proud on being the first support staff ISO in the UK appointed to this position full time in 2006; the pinnacle of a…

Intersol COO Presenter and Panel Member for Association of Corporate Investigators

Intersol COO Presenter and Panel Member for Association of Corporate Investigators ACI’s interactive one day workshop (https://www.my-aci.com/uploads/1/1/9/2/119293279/agenda.html.docx ) will enhance and develop the decision-making ability of delegates, featuring a complex real-life example allegation where delegates will decide what, when and why to utilise investigative tools including: open source research, digital forensics, eDiscovery, investigative interviewing and…

Intersol Awarded Direct Claims Status by Regulator

Intersol Awarded Direct Claims Status by Regulator. Always delighted to finish the week with good news! Skillsfirst assessed the quality of our training delivery earlier this month and we’re delighted to receive the following formal confirmation that we have had our direct claims status renewed for another year: “Following recent external verification, I am pleased…

Intersol ‘Bottle’ 300 Years of Interviewing Expertise for UK Policing.

Intersol ‘Bottle’ 300 Years of Interviewing Expertise for UK Policing. Are you a police force struggling with resource and finance? Would you like to save tens of thousands of pounds and keep your officers operational? Are you passionate about investigation competence and your reputation? If so please take a moment to reflect on this serious…