Updates from AEGIS

20 Characteristics Of A Good Security Guard

1. A good security guard is always on time. 2. A good security guard has the skills, experience and training to accomplish his or her tasks. 3. A good security guard knows how to communicate with others. 4. A good security guard can de-escalate any tense situation. 5. A good security guard can get people […]
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How to Hire Event Security in Los Angeles

Every security company in Los Angeles from Beverly Hills to Hidden Hills and from Hollywood to Santa Monica claims they are a one stop vendor for all things security, including special events. The fact is, special event security is a a highly specialized service and depending on the attendees demographic, time, location and purpose, can […]
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How To Do Surveillance

There are books, training seminars and even schools that are dedicated teaching investigators how to conduct effective surveillance. Unfortunately, effective surveillance cannot be learned in a vacuum, it must be learned in the field doing the job. You do not have to spend thousands of hours in a hot car or crawl through bushes in […]
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Commercial Crimes Seminar Was A Success! – LA Sheriff's Dept, Secret Service, FBI and AEGIS Security & Investigations

The April 3rd, 2012 Commercial Crimes Seminar hosted by the City of West Hollywood in partnership with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, FBI, Secret Service and AEGIS Private Security & Investigations was a success! Attendees from the private sector included hotel managers, public safety directors, retail managers and loss prevention investigators. After a brief […]
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AEGIS Private Investigations Has Finally Launched!!!

AEGIS Private Investigations official became licensed in the State of California as of March 2012. Our focus is family law, civil, and commercial investigations. Browse www.aegisprivateinvestigations.com for a full list of services. AEGIS Private Security & AEGIS Private Investigations specialize in high end security, investigation, training and consulting solutions. Our methodology is simple. Our team […]
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Small Security Firms vs. Large Security Companies. Who Wins?

Today is Small Business Saturday and therefore, worthy of a SPECIAL EDITION ARTICLE! When someone mentions security company, security firm, loss prevention team, etc… What do you think of? Securitas, Andrews International, Allied Barton, US Security Associates, Universal Protection? There are several large companies out there that keep their billable rates low, maintain basic security […]
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Black Friday & Holiday Security

With Black Friday and the holiday season coming around the corner, retailers are gearing up for a busy shopping season. Regardless of whether shopping at a high end retail boutique in Beverly Hills on Rodeo Drive or at the Walmart near USC, customers will be encountering a similar environment. Retailers will be offering fabulous door […]
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Recruiting Quality Personnel is a Challenge

There comes a time when every company must put out advertisements in order to recruit quality personnel for an expanding operation. In today’s job market, with a current unemployment rate of 9.1%, one would think hundreds of people would be jumping at the opportunity to be a security officer, bodyguard, investigator, or security consultant. And […]
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Security: Awake or Alert?

A high end jewelry store in Beverly Hills, California hires an armed security guard to deter robberies and thefts, protect the employees, and safeguard the merchandise. The guard’s job is to be visible and ever present, alert and attentive. He operates under the assumption that each passing person is a potential clients who must be […]
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