With over 25 years of public safety experience and nearly 45 yrs old this January I am saddened and shocked more than ever with the pattern of assaults on law enforcement in america.  Law enforcement has always been dangerous but now it is a whole new dynamic.

I be...

October 12, 2016

As a parent, I fear for my children's safety constantly. Not just "does he/she have their inhaler," but can their elementary school stop an intruder? Can they stop an attack like Sandy Hook?  Or Columbine? Do they have appropriate safety measures in...

July 21, 2016

We here at Homeland Security Protective Service, one of the largest independent security companies in Kansas City, feel that our job isn't just to provide security, but also to inform citizens on current security news and trends and dangers.  With that in mind, we deci...

May 12, 2016

 

 

Thank you to Sgt. Marvin Mason and all of his hard work recently. He worked closely with the KCMO Police Department's Fugitive Apprehension Unit and using the video surveillance equipment at a client's location was able to identify and track a suspect wanted for dist...

May 10, 2016

Our hearts break that yesterday a detective from the Kansas City, KS police department, Brad Lancaster, passed away in the line of duty. He was shot while investigating a car jacking.

 

“Our detective fought a good fight, but unfortunately he died from his injuries at ap...

May 9, 2016

 

I recently had the opportunity to attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a brand new apartment complex, Prairie View at Village West Apartments, in Kansas. The new complex was absolutely beautiful and the staff was incredibly friendly. It was such a great experience and...

April 18, 2016

 

 

Brief History of Private Security

 

You’ve probably seen them at sporting events, apartment buildings, or on TV in Iraq and Afghanistan. Sometimes greeting a group of middle school students at a basketball game, or detaining a drug dealer until the police arrive. I’m t...

March 25, 2016

We here at Homeland Security Protective Service, a private security guard company in Kansas City, would like to give a shout out to one of our private security officers, Kye Geyer, for his great work at apprehending three criminals that were in possession of drugs at a...

March 11, 2016

 

On Tuesday March 8, 2016 Officer Jamie Bogert was on a requested day off to attend to a personal civil court hearing in the St. Louis Metro area. Prior to leaving home that morning, Officer Bogert saw and heard the television newscast regarding the manhunt for the mul...