The FAQs of Universal Security Guard provide direct answers to the most frequently asked questions. If your question is not in the FAQs, please contact us.
We conduct an extensive internal investigation including prior employment and personal references. We perform a nationwide database search into each applicant’s criminal background. Security personnel must undergo criminal history fingerprint checks conducted by the Texas Department of Public Safety and the FBI.
Yes. We offer a traditional police style uniform, with company patch and our badge. In addition we can offer a softer/concierge style uniform consisting of a blazer and tie. Our Executive Protection services are provided by plain-clothes officers.
Private security officers can carry guns depending on the state and laws. There’s a total of 15 states where security guards can legally carry guns out in the public. However, this can also depend on gun training and licensing. When a private armed security guard uses their gun, they have to write a report about the incident and what led them to take action.
The basic services a security company provides are residential, private, commercial, development, construction, and event security. The next step of services usually includes 24-hour on-call security, remote video monitoring, loss prevention, vehicle patrols, spot checks, armed security, and uniformed officer services. As a result, security companies provide peace of mind and safety to the client’s property and guests.
Depending on management needs, daily security reports can be provided for each shift. Incident reports will be provided if some of sort of security violation occurs. This would consist of any criminal activity, any property loss or damage, any falls or injuries occurring on the property.
Electronic reporting can be provided to clients.