The security guard is a private security guard who works in the field of surveillance and custody of movable or real estate. It carries out its business in uniform , subject to a specific appointment decree issued by the competent state authorities and after taking an oath private security London.
The job of security guards is to prevent or suppress crime . They can be used for surveillance in airports, stations, to provide complementary security services in places open to the public or in public establishments, banks, shopping centers, courts and other public buildings with special security needs. The security guards also work to ensure safety on construction sites, in entertainment and show facilities, on public transport vehicles, for the surveillance and supervision of sensitive infrastructures for the purposes of safety, public safety or environmental protection – for example for example in the energy or telecommunications sector, or in sites with high environmental risk. In addition, they carry out stock valueswith the service car.
Depending on the good or place to be manned, the LSGs are also called to work at night and on holidays , according to pre -established shifts . Work can be dangerous because, in the event of theft or robbery, you are forced to intervene exposing your safety to serious risks, especially if the thieves are armed.
The specific role of Armed Special Guard provides for the possession of a weapon: in this case it is necessary to have a regular firearms license , which is granted for service needs and for personal defense. However, the possession of weapons is not an automatic prerogative of this professional figure, who can also carry out his work unarmed.
Security guards work on behalf of private security institutions , companies and public bodies that entrust them with the safeguarding and supervision of assets . In fact, no type of personal protection is within the competence of the security guard, which is instead an exclusive prerogative of the police forces and the public security authority. Remember that the security guard cannot be considered a public official.
Security (armed or unarmed) at the private structures to be monitored
Security service in stations, airports, ports and other public places, to supplement the work of the Armed Forces.