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10 Important Tips for Safe and Successful Security Patrol

10 Important Tips for Safe and Successful Security Patrol When your guards are in charge of keeping others safe, it’s important they don’t forget about their own security. These 10 tips will help a guard run a safe and successful security patrol shift. […]

The Role of Security Guard Services in a Digital Age

Security solutions are increasingly becoming digital, but will technology really replace security guards? Let’s look at the role of security guard services. […]

5 Necessary Security Guard Items Not on a Duty Belt

5 Necessary Security Guard Items Not on a Duty Belt Whether armed or unarmed, a security guard has a strategically filled duty belt. Standard items might include a flashlight, handcuffs, pepper spray and a baton. But what about beyond the duty belt? There are a few items an on-duty security guard should have on hand [...]

By | 2018-03-28T11:09:29+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|Tags: , |

Social Media Marketing and You

Social Media Marketing and You The security alarm industry is a growing field. People are looking for ways to protect themselves, homes and families from fire, break-ins and other concerns. Plus, technology is making it so that security alarms are more efficient and effective than ever. However, there are more players in this field than [...]

By | 2018-02-28T06:29:32+00:00 February 28th, 2018|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|

Will Robots Really Be Able to Replace Human Security Guards?

Although robotics has taken center stage when it comes to security details, there are a few reasons why the human factor can never be completely replaced. There are consistent arguments that robots are cheaper than human capital because there are no significant overhead costs such as overtime, health insurance and other benefits, while being able [...]

By | 2018-01-30T13:24:27+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Categories: El Dorado News, Security Industry News|Tags: , |

Armed Security Guards for Hire In Church?

Armed Security Guards for Hire in Church Churches are widely recognized as a place for peace or a “safe haven”. Every week many different types of people enter a church to practice their faith or simply seeking comfort. On November 5th, 2017 a 26 year old man named Devin Kelley entered the First Baptist [...]

By | 2017-12-21T11:03:34+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Categories: Security Industry News|

BEYOND THE VIDEO: Bank Security Guard Cleared in Fatal Robbery Shooting [VIDEO]

BEYOND THE VIDEO: Bank Security Guard in Fatal Robbery Shooting [VIDEO] The Alpine Bank robbery at the beginning of 2017 was one of our most popular articles of the year. Security Guard Brian Harrison’s heroics that day live on through a very dramatic video. Still, after we published the article we wondered, who was [...]

By | 2017-12-21T12:04:09+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Categories: Security Industry News|

Security Guard Safety Tips For the Holiday Season

Security Guard Safety Tips For the Holiday Season It’s that time of year again. The weather grows colder, the families come together, homes smell of delicious food and boast decorations, and retailers are salivating. The days following Thanksgiving up till after Christmas can be the busiest days of the year for retailers all over [...]

By | 2017-11-30T03:05:26+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Categories: Security Industry News|

Best Guns For Security Guards

Best Guns For Security Guards A small arms survey from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime estimates the U.S makes up 4.4% of the world population and accounts for 42% of civilian gun ownership. Suffice to say these types of stats can keep law enforcement and Security Guards up at night. Present [...]

By | 2017-11-30T03:11:31+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Categories: Security Industry News|

Future Security Systems: Robot Security Guards

Future Security Systems: Robot Security Guards There is a fear that one-day robots will replace human jobs. This fear may be amplified by science fiction novels and Hollywood.  It’s definitely not an unrealistic fear today as more companies are finding ways to automate their processes in order to increase productivity and decrease financial waste. [...]

By | 2017-11-03T01:39:16+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Categories: Security Industry News|
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