The Yorkshire and Humberisde Regional Cyber Crime Unit are delighted to have been nominated for 5 national cyber awards. 4 of the nominations are for the regional cyber crime unit and 1 nomination is for DS Shelton Newsham. This recognition highlights the hard work the unit has done over the past 12 months to keep people safe from the ever evolving threat posed by cyber criminals.

The Yorkshire and Humber Regional Cyber Crime unit are nominated for the following awards

Learning Innovation in Cyber Awareness Award 2019
Bank of England
Dr Martin Beaton – The Scottish Cyber Lectures
Think Cyber Security Ltd
Yorkshire and Humber Regional Crime Unit

Most Original Cyber Security Product 2019
CybSafe
Titania Ltd
XQ Cyber
Yorkshire and Humber Regional Crime Unit

Cyber Law Enforcement – Individual Award 2019
Ben Trethowan
Shelton Newsham
Wendy Barker

Cyber Law Enforcement – Team Award 2019
North West National Cyber Crime Unit
South Wales Police – Prevent Team
West Midlands Regional Organised Crime Unit
Yorkshire and Humber Regional Crime Unit

Cyber Policing – Business Protection Award 2019
Jireh Solutions
South Wales Police – Protect Team
Yorkshire and Humber Regional Crime Unit

The awards sponsors include BAE Systems, Gloucestershire Local Enterprise Partnership, Titania and Viribus Capital Investments and the judges include Professor Buck Rogers Chief Information Security Officer at the Bank of England, Dame Janet Trotter, of The Cyber Trust, and Dr Bob Nowill, of Cyber Security Challenge UK – a series of national competitions, learning programmes, and networking initiatives to identify, inspire and enable more people to become cyber security professionals.

The winners will be announced at a black tie ceremony at Manor By The Lake Hotel, Cheltenham on April 10. 

The full list of finalists

Cyber in Business

The Cyber Business of the Year 2019
Cyber Security Associates Ltd
CybSafe
The IASME Consortium
Titania Ltd

Cyber Data Centre / Cloud Provider of the Year 2019
Amazon Web Services
Rackspace
The Bunker

Education and Learning

The Cyber Charity Initiative of the Year 2019
Immersive Labs
National Cyber Security Centre
Youth Federation Cyber Security Programme

The Cyber School of the Year 2019
2414 Group
Chosen Hill School
Newent Community School and Sixth Form Centre
Wyedean School and Sixth Form Centre

The Cyber University of the Year 2019
Royal Holloway – University of London
University of Gloucestershire
University of South Wales

Learning Innovation in Cyber Awareness Award 2019
Bank of England
Dr Martin Beaton – The Scottish Cyber Lectures
Think Cyber Security Ltd
Yorkshire and Humber Regional Crime Unit

Innovation and AI

Best AI Cyber Security Product 2019
Aquilai Cyber Intelligence
Darktrace
Jazz Networks
Ripjar

Most Original Cyber Security Product 2019
CybSafe
Titania Ltd
XQ Cyber
Yorkshire and Humber Regional Crime Unit

Policing and Law Enforcement

Cyber Law Enforcement – Individual Award 2019
Ben Trethowan
Shelton Newsham
Wendy Barker

Cyber Law Enforcement – Team Award 2019
North West National Cyber Crime Unit
South Wales Police – Prevent Team
West Midlands Regional Organised Crime Unit
Yorkshire and Humber Regional Crime Unit

Cyber Policing – Business Protection Award 2019
Jireh Solutions
South Wales Police – Protect Team
Yorkshire and Humber Regional Crime Unit

Personal Cyber

The Cyber Hero for Helping Vulnerable Groups 2019
Claire Van Deurs Goss
Emma Philpott
Erhan Temurkan
Louisa Murphy

The Cyber Hero for Innovation 2019
Chris Dunning Walton
Ian Whiting
Mike Loginov
Sanjeeva Karunaratne

The Cyber Citizen of the Year 2019
Chris Dunning-Walton
Dr Ian Levy
Nicola Whiting
Sir Rob Wainwright