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VIDEO: Security Guard Attacked by Homeless Man at McDonald’s. Reasonable Force?

VIDEO: Security Guard Attacked by Homeless Man at Mcdonalds. Reasonable Force? Even a quick internet search using the terms "Security Guard" and "homeless" reveals the ongoing saga of conflict between the two groups. The conflict can increase when a Security Guard must request homeless persons to vacate a business to make room for paying customers. [...]

By | 2017-07-26T02:32:18+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Categories: Security Guard Insurance|

Turkish Bodyguard Brawl: How Far is Too Far?

Turkish Bodyguard Brawl: How Far is Too Far? On May 16, 2017, the unthinkable happened on United States soil. In Washington, D.C., just outside the residence of the Turkish President, peaceful demonstrators were viciously assaulted by a team of Turkish bodyguards hired by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend to his personal security during [...]

By | 2017-07-31T23:59:14+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Categories: Security Guard Insurance|

Stingray Trackers: Necessary Evil or Just Evil?

Stingray Trackers. Necessary Evil or Just Evil? The "Stingray" - it sounds like an aquatic predator! However, here the name refers to a device that can locate and surveil known cell phone numbers. For defendant Raymond Lambis, a known drug trafficker living in New York City, this unassuming little device nearly got him tossed in [...]

By | 2017-07-31T23:57:21+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Categories: Private Investigator Insurance|

Mobile Surveillance Part 4: How to Know When Enough is Enough

Mobile Surveillance-Dangers, Pitfalls, and Liabilities-Part 4: How to Know When Enough is Enough The advent of technology tools has made mobile surveillance so much easier in some ways; but it has also made it harder - and more dangerous - in other ways. For example, it is harder to know when to quit. It is [...]

By | 2017-07-25T19:54:59+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Categories: Private Investigator Insurance|

Millennials: The Future of Private Investigation?

More & More Millennials Turning to Careers in Private Investigation The millennial generation has been spawning news headlines almost since birth. They are unlike any preceding generation, as the Washington Post reports. Millennials have more education, social savvy, money and free will than all other generations combined. A recent New England Public Radio broadcast highlights [...]

By | 2017-07-03T15:35:04+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Categories: Security Guard Insurance|

Old School Vs New School: Which Reigns Supreme in the Security Industry?

Old School Versus New School: Which Reigns Supreme in the Security Industry? The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows an overall big picture of a stable and rosy future for professionals in the Security Guard field. In other words, jobs are plentiful, job variety is sufficient, wages are growing at a rate of 6% annually, [...]

By | 2017-07-03T15:54:34+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Categories: Security Guard Insurance|

How to Deal With a Repeat Loiterer

How to Deal With a Repeat Loiterer One reason why many Professional Security Guards choose a career in Security is because of all the perks - it’s a great job for the entrepreneurial, self-starter, independent-minded professional; there is typically minimal management or supervision; and it is easy to get started in the field. As well, [...]

By | 2017-07-03T15:21:47+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Categories: Security Guard Insurance|

Part 3: Mobile Surveillance: Dangers, Pitfalls, and Liabilities- The Top Common Mistakes Made by PIs and How to Avoid Them

[CLICK HERE FOR PART 1] Mobile Surveillance: Dangers, Pitfalls and Liabilities [CLICK HERE FOR PART 2] Mobile Surveillance: The Fine Line Between Legal and Illegal Surveillance   There are two ways to become an expert in your career as a Private Investigator. The first way is to learn by trial and error...that is, if [...]

By | 2017-07-03T15:56:59+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Private Investigator Insurance|

Private Investigator Records Double Murder While on a Separate Case

Laratio Lorenzo Dantzler has been described as "evil" and a "cold-blooded killer." The jury who convicted him spent less than one hour in deliberations before returning to mete out the maximum possible sentence for a double homicide crime. But justice might not have been possible in this case were it not for the timely presence [...]

By | 2017-07-03T16:18:14+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Private Investigator Insurance|

Portland Security Guard and Company Liable for Woman’s Suicide?

August 3, 2015, was a very difficult day for a diverse group of people. On that day, Juana Elena Valdez committed suicide by falling from the roof of the 27-story Standard Insurance Center building. On that day, 20-year-old Security Guard, Tyler Davis Benson, tried to stop Ms. Valdez and failed. On that day, many onlookers [...]

By | 2017-07-03T16:11:58+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Security Guard Insurance|