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The ABI campaigns tirelessly for regulation in our profession and promotes excellence, integrity and professionalism within its membership.

The ABI has become the kite mark of the investigation industry. Insist your investigator is an ABI member.



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ABI Seminar - Friday 18th September at The Oxford Hotel

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Association meet with Information Commissioners Office

Roger Bescoby and Mark Hodgson, members of the Governing Council of the Association of British Investigators, met with senior Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) personnel at the beginning of....

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GICIS partners with the Association of British Investigators

We are happy to announce that the Global Institute of Cyber, Intelligence and Security (GICIS) has signed a new partnership with the Association of British Investigators (ABI).

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Professional Security Interview with Tony Imossi


Association of British Investigators President Tony Imossi was recently intereviewed by Professional Security Magazine concering BS102000.

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January 2015 Seminar


The ABI 2015 Winter Seminar took place on Friday the 30th January 2015 at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Liverpool. See photos here.

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2015 AGM


The Association of British Investigators 2015 AGM will be held on the 25th Aprl 2015 in Cardiff. 

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