Some Components Of Our Security Services Include:
Our private security services in Chicago Illinois include a number of options:
Integrated Guarding: Security solutions that combine on-site officers and remote monitoring.
Aerial Surveillance Drone Program: Advanced aerial surveillance supplement security officer patrols and offer panoramic surveillance. The infrared thermal sensors on our drones allows them to track assailants by generating thermal images of them.
Special Response Team: Our SRTs consist of our most skilled, experienced and highly trained security officers. The SRT officers have advanced training in martial arts, combat and arrest procedures. Talk to us about the special situations this team can handle, including locating and isolating suspects, implementing rescue operations, evaluating threats and reducing risks to our clients and others.
Community Policing: Our officers can provide enhanced security to business districts, helping to prevent crime and loitering. Our guards have special gang training and are skilled in de-escalating situations.
Executive Protection: AGB offers bodyguards to provide the highest level of protective services to people who are at risk for any reason. This could include VIPs, CEOs, celebrities or any type of public official or dignitary. Our 24/7 executive protection services are fully customized to meet the needs of the individual client. Depending on the circumstances, our presence may be discreet and unseen or may involve a highly visible and public show of force.
Active Shooter Training: This workplace training gives your employees the ability to respond to an active shooter. The training includes active shooter awareness, risk mitigation and business continuity planning.
Our Workplace Violence Training Course offers De-escalation Tactic Training
Keeping the workplace safe means understanding how to recognize the behaviors and languages that can escalate into violence and techniques to de-escalate such situations. An important component is instituting security procedures that can help keep employees safe during violent situations.
We Can Train Your Workforce
AGB offers training courses designed to enhance workplace safety. Our classes and training prepare your workforce for myriad dangerous situations, including the best and safest ways to respond to threats and how to sense danger by scanning for threats while also carrying out normal duties. We also offer cyber security training, helping your employees learn best practices to avoid phishing and other hacks. Our classes are taught at the AGB Institute and are based on our extensive experience as security experts.
Armed Security Service in Chicago
Every client has different needs. In some situations, unarmed guards are appropriate. But in other cases, armed security guards are what is required to provide the necessary level of safety and security. Our experienced and well-trained armed security guards are currently providing protection in a variety of environments all over the country. We require our armed officers to requalify every 90 days, which far exceeds the industry average of requalifying every 12-36 months.
Learn More About Us
Our name is an acronym for Always Giving Back. Our CEO, John Griffin Jr., grew up in the Englewood neighborhood on Chicago’s south side. He sees his company as a ministry that assists people in need. We are not only a dedicated team of security experts. We are also the largest black-owned security firm in the country.
Our clients include government agencies and Fortune 10 companies. Our AGB Institute is the only security firm in the state that is approved by the Illinois board of Higher Education for our training. We’ve been in business since 2001, and our mission statement tells you who we are: “Our mission is to eliminate economic inequalities by delivering training and smart security services to protect people, property, and data.”
What Do Our Existing Customers Say About AGB?
“AGB security officers patrol our SSA business district, ensuring public safety and security while conducting themselves with candor, respect, and integrity. Our AGB security team has been able to handle any requests for coverage, even at the last minute.”
— Sheilah Robinson-Stevenson
Calumet Area Industrial Commission
“AGB quickly responds to requests for additional coverage and is always willing to assist in any way possible. The merchants in the community have seen a decrease in nuisance crimes since AGB started providing security. The officers are always dependable and reliable.”
— Dorian Johnson
Program Director, SSA #45
Calumet Area Industrial Commission
“AGB has been nothing short of professional, timely and reliable to work with. Their security services offer protection and help deter and eliminate issues with potential criminal activity.”
— Jesus Carmona
Operations Manager, Solano-De-Carrier Management for McDonald’s