If you’re considering taking on a new security provider, or hiring security guards, you probably have a few questions. That’s completely understandable, and we’d love to talk with you and ensure you get the answers you need. The list below are some of the most typical questions we receive, click on the question to reveal our answer.
There are a variety of factors that go into the cost of service. For example, the number of hours, location, specific duty requirements and other contributions as well. We would be happy to meet with you and discuss what your specific needs are.
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.
Our training program consists of classroom training that covers state laws and general security procedures. In addition, all security personnel receive specific on-site training for each individual client. All security officers are properly trained before starting their assignment.
The security guard checks in and off duty using an automated software system, that verifies the officer’s location and keeps a record of when the officer is on duty. SPS has supervisors out in the field that routinely monitor the performance of all team members. Through their supervision, training and inspection our clients are assured of high quality service.
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.
Yes. We are licensed through the Texas Department of Public Safety-Private Security Bureau, License B-5695. Sterling can provide security throughout the State of Texas. We are proud to be among the finest security companies in Dallas, Austin or Houston, where we have offices!
SPS carries commercial general liability, commercial automobile liability and workers compensation insurance.
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“I am the night transportation supervisor at our trucking facility, in Fort Worth. I work with the security officer nightly Sunday night thru Thursday night. In the past month, we have experienced a major spike in volume. The result of this has been very hectic nights with a high volume of yard traffic. I just wanted to make someone... Read More →
“I wanted to compliment our Security staff for a job well done. There are always two security guards holding the doors for us as we leave at the end of each workday. Yesterday, one guard noticed a man coming across the parking lot towards the building and asked the other security guard to watch him as I went to my car, which was... Read More →
Saturday, October, 7, 2017 – Sterling Protective Services participated in the 2017 Dash for Dignity 5k in support of Achieve DFW, a Dallas nonprofit which provides job training and job placement for adults with disabilities. Sterling is a... Read More →
On September 21, 2017, Sterling Protective was a proud sponsor for Tee it Up FORE MS, a locally organized scramble golf tournament raising money for the Multiple Sclerosis Society for research. Sterling Protective was glad to participate in... Read More →
September 21, 2017, Sterling Protective Services is proud to be a sponsor for a golf tournament raising funds to fight Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and also raise awareness. Sterling Protective is humbled to be a part of this great effort to... Read More →
Sterling Protective celebrates Tydon Bell and Narva Logans-Bell for their active support of Hope For Youth, a Houston non-profit that encourages adolescents in the inner city with Christian mentors and positive relationships. Tydon is a... Read More →
Sterling Protective has an exciting Spring of community involvement coming up. Sterling Protective prioritizes service opportunities in order to be connected to the areas we provide security and to give back. Sterling believes in participating... Read More →
When Tim Dyson was part owner of a security services organization based in Dallas, he wanted to provide his clients with the highest quality of security services at a fair price. He decided… Read More »