Benefit of Hiring Professional Security Officers:
1. They Help Deter Crimes at a Workplace
A professional security guard will protect your facility. They do this by mitigating risks including vandalism, thefts, and assaults.
These individuals are also trained to detect any suspicious activity. Once found, they can also take the proper steps before the issue escalates. Additionally, the security guard can help law enforcement agencies solve crimes that occur on the premises.
2. Security Guards Provide a Sense of Heightened Security
When you hire a security guard, it can increase the sense of security for business owners, customers and employees. Employees will be more productive and perform better in a secure and safe environment.
Also, when you have security around and, on your premises, it can help to improve employee retention. Even better, it will help encourage customers to do business with you, rather than your competition.
3. Improved Customer Service
When you hire a security guard, they can also provide basic customer services. For example, they can escort customers to the parking lot at night, or even direct them to certain departments in the store.
Also, many security guards will also help take care of your facilities to ensure they are able to meet the needs of your customers and employees. As a result, you can save money by avoiding having to hire additional staff members for this role.
4. Handling Security Issues in an Efficient Manner
Professional security guards provide the first line of defense in any crime or unlawful invasion at a business.
Security guards are trained and equipped with the necessary knowledge and skill to handle the security concerns better than anyone else on your premises.
They understand how to respond to situations, prevent suspects from getting away, interview witnesses and inspect areas for any safety risks. Also, your security guard can help you prepare a loss prevention report if needed.
5. They Provide a Quick Response Time
Security guards will quickly respond to any situation that may arise on your business premises. For example, if you had an aggressive customer on-site, it may take up to 20 minutes for the local police to arrive. By this time, the customer may have caused serious damages. With a security guard’s presence, they can take control of the situation, helping prevent injuries and other adverse consequences.
Hiring a Security Guard: It’s a Smart Option
Saves money on inventory shrinkages
Deter damage to property
Lowers Insurance Premiums
Keeps Residents, Tenants, Customers and Employees Safe
As you can see, hiring a security guard makes sense for more than a few reasons.
Today’s security guards are ideal for more than just bank security. They can be a welcome addition to virtually any team – from Retail Stores to Warehouses, Laundromats and much more.
We regularly install a Guard real time GPS tracking and checkpoint system around our clients protected property. The Guard Tracking system ensures that our security officers are providing coverage around all areas of your property and are continually moving throughout the property. This is an online system that allows transparent visibility to the security officers in real time. This constant movement of the patrol vehicle or the officer on foot provides the highest levels of visibility and crime deterrence. Daily reports are available to our clients either each day or on a weekly basis.
Our Uniformed Division works in conjunction with our Executive Protection Division to provide a complete package of security services to dignitaries and celebrities visiting the Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Virginia area. Rest assured that we are well equipped to handle any situation. Our personal security agents protect and transport dignitaries, celebrities and high profile and net worthy executives.
Our Executive Services Division can also provide 24 Hour executive and dignitary protection at your personal residence. This type of protection can be provided on a permanent or short-term basis. Our trained professionals can also install electronic surveillance monitoring systems. These electronic surveillance systems can be supplemented with member of officers of our uniformed division when requested. Your customized personal protection program fine-tuned to your needs and budget.
Our personal security personnel are highly trained and in most cases active or retired law enforcement officers who currently or previously held a protection detail assignment with their respective agencies. The immediate task of our protection detail is to protect your physical well-being. We personally utilize proactive measures to identify and neutralize risks before they ever become a threat. These agents are chosen based on their abilities and level of professionalism, discretion and confidentiality.
Active Duty/Retired Law Enforcement Officers (Including Military)
Clients have requested the services of an active and/or retired law enforcement officer due to the training and experience that they may possess. Currently speaking as an active police officer serving the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area, Global Protection Services, LLC, is prepared to quickly deploy agents with training, and experience. All of our off duty and/or prior police officers and military are armed and well trained to handle any situation that may arise. Several have had training with Emergency Services Teams (SWAT), Hostage Negotiation, Executive Protection and much more. Our off-duty law enforcement officers have been well trained extensively over their years in law enforcement, and have experienced levels of stressful situations.
Private Investigator (PI)
A private investigator is expected to find and analyze facts in a variety of different situations such as personal, legal, and financial concerns. Here at Global Protection Services, LLC our private instigators provide expertise in the areas of verification of individuals backgrounds, insurance fraud, and investigate investment groups to protect a client against fraud. We often are used to deliver summons or subpoenas in a legal case or tracking down unpaid debt. We specialize in surveillance which would investigate cases in espionage. It may be necessary for our investigators to go undercover in order to better observe and obtain information on a suspect. We often use GPS tracking devices, video cameras, and other useful equipment and technology. Our private investigators have knowledge of privacy laws, state and federal laws. Being educated in these laws are vital to the collection of evidence in a case to ensure all data and information will be valid in a court case and can be used. Private investigators travel to many places, depending on their assignment or case.
Regulations and Accountability (Global Protection Services)
Global Protection Services, LLC, will provide you with certified, licensed, insured, and bonded Security Guards. Each Security Professional has been screened to the standards of the United States Government Secret Clearance Program.
Our pre-employment background investigation far exceeds that of most Police Department’s jurisdictions. Furthermore, our personnel all submit to a battery of aptitude tests, a 5-panel drug screening, and extensive in-service training regarding criminal law and police defensive tactics. Prior to commencement of a contract, we can provide the applicant’s investigation of each proposed security guard.
Global Protection Services, LLC offers, free of charge, supervisory personnel to insure strict adherence to our general orders and your rules, regulations and ordinances. Global Protection Services, LLC supervisors are utilized as a liaison between Global Protection Services, LLC and our clients. Supervisors are on duty 24 hours a day, 365 days per year for your convenience and will regularly make spot checks to prevent the issue of complacency. It is our belief that in order to assure the best quality of service that we stand by, we must keep close relationships with our personnel both on and off duty.
At Global Protection Services, LLC, all of our security guards will be equipped with two-way radios or equivalent to ensure constant communication with our management team. Each and every security guard will be in-serviced regularly regarding your specific site to further enhance the protection we provide.
Global Protection Services, LLC, has taken a unique approach to the business of contract security. Many of our competitors employ minimally screened and trained guards. Our approach involves a proactive theory of well-groomed, exceptionally trained, uniformed security guards. Our strategy entails several steps to mitigate the possibility and opportunity for theft of property, or injury to persons within the facility.