Security guards are considered to be the first line of defense in public or private places. They can all be stations in schools, hotels, banks and other places that is prone to burglary or crime in general. Not only do they safeguard your valuable possessions and properties but they are also able to protect people’s lives. Having personal security personnel will give you that feeling of safety around your property. There are several reasons why having a security guard around your premises is very important. Mostly prominent people usually hire personal security or body guards to help escort them in public places. It has proven over time that these security guards have contributed to deterring crimes mostly happening in public places.
These law enforcers are generally suited up to pose a lawful authoritarian façade for the general public. Underwent rigorous training, security guards are able to handle different situations most especially emergency cases. A step by step process according to their sops has helped these officials to efficiently solve and prevent crimes from occurring. They also help assist people when emergencies like fires, medical accidents and injuries that might happen. Being the first person to detect the possibility of crime will conveniently alert higher police officials to take action when back-up is needed.
It is much better to prevent crime that having it resolved that might possibly endanger the lives of people. The government has made and is still making an effort to minimize crime and making sure that criminal justice is served. Having these dedicated security guards stationed in every establishment can greatly deter the possibility of crime. Knowing that security personnel are around the premises, criminals would have a more difficult time trying to invade a place. They are trained well to be able to notice even the slightest suspicious event that is going around.
Security guards stationed at different establishments in public areas are considered to be its very first line of defense. Police officers are never always around every nook and corners of the city so having them in your property can be very convenient. They become very important for the reason that security can be immediately served when it is needed. Some security guards are referred to as “in-house” or “proprietary” that are employed by private companies, malls, casino and other business establishments that require first-hand security.
Guards must maintain that level of alertness throughout the shift considering that certain crimes have evolved and become difficult to catch. They must see to it that people abide to the policies and rules set by certain establishments. An example would be the prohibition of using cellular phones inside the banks or having baggage checks before entering malls. Having them as a first line of defense will help determine crime ahead of time.
These security officials also work behind the scenes wherein they still observe like hawks but through cameras installed in the corners of an establishment. Aside from guards stationed physically around the area for surveillance, monitoring people through CCTVs can help closely watch people’s activities when it is not much obvious. This could prompt them of such activities that can be relayed to the officer in charge in that area to take action. Having that line of security has greatly improved the speed of undertaking and implementation.
Not just playing as a law enforcer but a witness as well to crime scene when is asked to testify in legal situations. Security guards also have that responsibility to have proper judgement in the situation being a defense officer. They are tasked to write comprehensive reports according to their own observations of the events that have transpired. Some guards also has the power to detain violators of law and gather testimonies from witnesses.
We have committed to protect the welfare of people and its properties that underwent the test of time. The years of service has entailed experience, knowledge and expertise that is incomparable to other agencies that offer the quality of security that we possess. Our security guards all undergo rigorous training to be able to handle different kinds of situations. From construction sites, malls, to malls and grocery shops, we have covered all areas that need our service. This has enabled all our personnel to be dynamic in their work.
The level of competence would not matter when passion is not instilled in every work. That is something that we try our best to impart to all of the security personnel. This has proven to increase the productivity of work knowing that the welfare and safety of the people comes first above everything else. We make it a point that the team has continuously and have developed that level of dedication of work to be able to serve our clients better.
Filtering out through complete selection assessments for only the best is something that we initially do to get the best possible people in our team. Interview, background checks and meeting a high standard of criteria has helped our management determine the capability of a security guard candidate. It does not stop from the screening itself but a continuous evaluation is done to determine that performance of a personnel. They should be able to possess the qualities of a great security guard like proper demeanor, alertness, observant, and can communicate very well.