G4S is deeply shocked by the tragic events in Orlando this weekend and the thoughts of everyone at G4S are with the victims and their families.
G4S plc - Statement on attack in Orlando, Florida
Omar Mateen was employed by G4S at a residential community in South Florida and was off-duty at the time of the incident. Mateen was subject to detailed company screening when he was recruited in 2007 and re-screened in 2013 with no adverse findings. He was also subject to checks by a U.S. law enforcement agency with no findings reported to G4S.
G4S is providing its full support to all law enforcement authorities in the USA as they conduct their investigations.
For further enquiries, please contact:
Helen Parris Director of Investor Relations +44 (0) 208 7222125
Nigel Fairbrass Director of Media Relations +44 (0) 7799894265
Mathew Magee Media Relations Manager +44 (0) 7841982838