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 [...]

Homeless Attacks on Workers Lead To Added Security In Los Angeles’ Union Station

By |2022-05-11T16:50:59+00:00May 11th, 2022|

Random acts of violence by homeless people against workers at public transportation sites have prompted Los Angeles County officials to hire security guards to keep employees and riders safe. Under pressure from worker unions, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Agency agreed to add more security to Union Station in downtown Los Angeles. Employees are [...]

Film Crews Need Security Guard Protection As They Become A Robbery Target

By |2022-04-12T23:25:18+00:00April 12th, 2022|

Film crews on location are becoming the target of robbery gangs, prompting the need for security guard protection. A Canadian film crew was filming in San Francisco recently when a gang of robbers stole camera equipment at gunpoint. About $35,000 of equipment was lost including the cameras' contents. Film Crew Security. Security guards stand watch [...]

San Francisco Vaccination Proof Requirements Put Restaurants In A Tough Position

By |2021-10-22T17:10:35+00:00October 22nd, 2021|

News reports of San Francisco area In-N-Out fast-food restaurants closing their indoor dining because management is unwilling to have employees ask customers for proof of vaccination shows the need for security guards to take on the responsibility. Security Duties. As more cities and counties require proof of vaccination before entering restaurants and other indoor public [...]

Security Needs Increase At School Board Meetings

By |2021-09-10T15:45:13+00:00September 10th, 2021|

With California requiring most students and faculty to wear masks indoors at school, those who don't agree with the mandate are showing up at school board meetings. The result is often heated arguments and sometimes physical altercations. Security guards at school board meetings are becoming the norm. Keeping The Peace. School board meetings used to [...]

Security Guards Protect Retailors As Organized Crime Increases In Los Angeles and San Francisco

By |2021-06-03T00:01:35+00:00June 3rd, 2021|

Organized crime rings are causing a considerable financial impact on retailers according to a National Retail Federation (NRF) 2020 survey. Security guards are stopping brazen shoplifters from emptying products from the shelves of stores such as Walgreens, CVS and other retailers. Still, according to the NRF survey, organized crime is costing retailers $700,000 per $1 [...]

Armed Private Security Guards Patrol Beverly Hills As Crime Increases

By |2021-03-10T00:04:11+00:00March 9th, 2021|

Armed Private Security Guards Patrol Beverly Hills As Crime Increases. An alarming increase in robberies in stores and restaurants in Beverly Hills has overwhelmed the police, prompting the city to hire armed private security guards to keep the community safe. The latest act of violence was the robbery of a half a million-dollar watch from [...]

Security Guard Protection: Preparing For All Scenarios

By |2020-10-22T18:55:49+00:00October 22nd, 2020|

  Security Guard Protection: Preparing For All Scenarios Much like law enforcement officers, security guards spend much of their time on duty watching and observing—making sure the public is safe. When the need arises, experienced and trained security guards know immediately when and how to respond. Unique Security Requirements. The security assignments vary from client [...]

Need For Commercial Office Building Security Increases As More Employees Work From Home

By |2020-10-22T19:07:53+00:00July 29th, 2020|

Need For Commercial Office Building Security Increases As More Employees Work From Home Google workers won't be coming back to the office until next summer. Twitter and Facebook say they are making working offsite permanent. About 42 percent of the workforce is now working from home according to a Stanford survey. With many commercial properties [...]