Armed security is a weapon trained defense security guard who is hired to secure and protect people and property.

We employ highly experienced and trained security guards that are licensed to carry a weapon and offer an increased level of protection for you, your company, employees and assets.

When it is necessary, an armed security guard may be your best option to maintain the level of security and safety required. Our armed security guards are extensively trained to handle a wide variety of situations with the protection of people and property their number one priority. A highly visible armed guard is a subtle but clear message that security is taken seriously on your property and will deter criminals with the intentions of carrying out criminal activity. Armed security does not replace law enforcement.

Here are some examples where armed guards may be a better solution:

  • Construction Sites
  • Hospital / Healthcare Industry
  • High-end Retail Stores
  • Banks and Financial Institutions
  • Schools and related activities
  • High Net Worth companies

Security Guards We Hire:

  • Veterans, current or prior law enforcement and career security guards
  • Pass an extensive criminal background check
  • Sign a confidentiality agreement before they start
  • Meet our minimum qualifications
  • Have a minimum of 1-year, full time experience

5 Star Security Service’s Minimum Qualifications:

  • California Guard Card (BSIS)
  • California Exposed Firearms Permit (BSIS)
  • Adult-Child-Infant CPR/ Cat and Dog CPR/ First Aid/ AED
  • Active Shooter Training
  • Sexual Harassment Training
  • Customer Service Training

Our qualified, trained and motivated team of professional security guards represent our company and yours with dignity, unity and loyalty. We offer a level of security and comfort you will not find from any other security provider. If you are not sure if your security needs require armed security 5 Star Security Services will walk you through the process while we expertly design your custom security plan that meets all of your unique security needs. Whether you are looking to prevent theft, protect people or property, minimize loss, deter criminals or violence our armed guards have more training, are fully insured, regularly screened for drugs, meet or exceed our all of our minimum requirements, pass deeper background checks and can mean the answer between a normal day or a tragedy. Call now for a free quote.