Security Guards Protect Public Property

By |2023-03-09T21:59:27+00:00March 9th, 2023|

Security guards protect public property to prevent crime and to keep everyone safe. Locations include public parks, beaches and lakes. Park, Beach and Lake Security Protection. Public parks and water locations sometimes attract unsavory individuals looking to cause trouble. A recent incident at a San Pedro beach where five people were shot is the latest [...]

Using Security Guards To Boost School Safety

By |2023-02-28T19:23:04+00:00February 28th, 2023|

As we’ve seen with the latest school shooting (this time at Michigan State University), random violence continues to plague schools—from elementary to college levels. While not every violent act can be prevented by enlisting the services of school security guards, guards can make a difference. What School Security Guards Do. School security guards have many [...]

Planning Security For Summer Festivals

By |2023-02-28T19:14:23+00:00February 27th, 2023|

Planning for a summer festival starts early. Security needs to take center stage when working out the details for an outdoor event. Using the services of an experienced festival security guard company is critical. Festivals Are Returning. Many festivals had been canceled for several years due to the pandemic. While organizers may have tried to [...]

California Tragedies

By |2023-01-25T16:48:13+00:00January 25th, 2023|

(Associated Press) The mass shootings that have rocked California over the past week are a reminder of the kind of world we live in today. Our hearts go out to the victims and their families. We hope that one day our society will have the strength and courage to put a stop to this kind [...]

Heavy Rains: Criminals See Opportunites

By |2023-01-19T22:21:03+00:00January 19th, 2023|

  Heavy rains hitting California are an opportunity for criminals to steal from damaged homes and businesses. Security guards assigned to protect property during and after rains can keep property secure. Security Protection During Bad Weather. Severe rain, wind and snow are a convenient cover for criminals. With fewer people on the roads or on [...]

Strong Workplace Security Measures Include A Security Guard Presence

By |2022-11-29T20:05:53+00:00November 29th, 2022|

The tragedy at the Virginia Walmart is a reminder that workplace security should be a high priority for all businesses. Strong security measures at work, including a security guard presence, are critical. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 392 workplace homicides took place in 2020 and 37,060 nonfatal intentional injuries by another person. The [...]

Security Guards Needed: Holidays Bring More Shoplifting and Crime Ring Theft

By |2022-11-10T17:33:53+00:00November 10th, 2022|

Shoplifting and organized crime ring (OCR) theft increase dramatically during the holidays. This increase in retail crime during the holiday season signals a need for an increase in retail security guards. According to the National Retail Federation, retailers lost $94.5 billion due to crime in 2021 including losses. OCRs are becoming more aggressive and violent [...]

Security Guards and Crowd Control

By |2022-12-31T13:58:12+00:00October 31st, 2022|

Over the past several months we’ve seen disasters where people have died or been injured when crowds have gotten out of control. Security guards are key players when it comes to crowd control. Crowd Control Security Guards. After two years of canceled concerts and holiday events, people are attending in record numbers. In many cases, [...]

Commercial Construction On The Rise; Security Guards Protect Materials and Property

By |2022-10-20T19:24:18+00:00October 20th, 2022|

Construction is booming.  Manufacturing, commercial, communication and healthcare construction are leading the way throughout California and Arizona. These construction sites attract thieves looking for equipment and materials that can be sold quickly. Site managers are adding security guards to keep thieves and vandals away. A Security Plan. Each site, whether large or small, needs a [...]

Cannabis Dispensaries Facing Increase in Robberies

By |2022-10-20T19:24:46+00:00September 28th, 2022|

Cannabis dispensaries have seen crime—from robberies to assaults—jump to their highest levels since cannabis was legalized. Security guards at cannabis dispensaries are always on high alert for criminal behavior. Easy Target. Why are cannabis dispensaries so attractive to criminals? There are several reasons. First, cannabis products can be easily sold on the black market. The [...]