Law enforcement officers: Heroes not villains

Let’s get right to it…Everyone who is completely against law enforcement, including but not limited to criminals, the news media, the social justice warriors, the protesters, the armchair quarterbacks, and the people who just need a cause – ‘cause it makes them feel warm and fuzzy inside, are people who benefit from having the men

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Leaving for a trip? Concerned about your safety?

Planning a vacation or trip can cause quite a bit of stress and for some of us, extreme anxiety. Packing, making arrangements for the care of a pet, airport lines, flying (or worse, flying with young children), jet lag, navigating a new or foreign place, are all things that can make the idea of travel

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OfficerList: Off the Field, Yet On Duty

Get your own Arnold Schwarzenegger. Wondering how and where? Let me fill you in. There is a new website in town called Officerlist, which provides officers for all kinds of security needs. It’s a website for freelancing officers and those who want to hire them. And all this for free. If you are in need

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Security Freelancing is Now a “Thing”

Need a ride? Uber.com Need a babysitter? Care.com Need a handyman? Homeadvisor.com Need a web developer? Upwork.com Need business services? Fiverr.com Need a cop? OfficerList.com Many states, cities and towns allow active law enforcement officers (LEO’s) to moonlight off-duty for various businesses and persons. Various municipalities rent out their cops in uniform at a premium

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Who Should I Hire? Civilian Security vs. Off-Duty/Prior Police

You’re considering hiring some type of security personnel for your business. Have you asked yourself, “who should I hire? Civilian Security vs. Off-Duty/Prior Police”?  Depending on the type of security needed, you can hire either a civilian security guard (i.e., a person unaffiliated with law enforcement that is experienced in unarmed/armed security matters) or an

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How Much Does It Cost To Hire A Bodyguard?

Ballpark Estimate: $200 to over $900 per day plus expenses. You may think that hiring a bodyguard is a privilege restricted for the very rich and very famous. But in fact, today a variety of people of different means and backgrounds are contracting with such trained professionals to receive personal protection from a wide range

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