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How to interview successfully for a security guard position

We will always be interested to hear from people looking to develop their career in the security sector, and we advertise our roles regularly on both our website and LinkedIn.

6 September 2018

Operating with integrity

We like to stay up to date with industry news, and whilst we understand that you can’t trust everything you read online, we were disappointed to see a number of stories surface over the week.Stories included security guards uploading inappropriate videos online, abusing their position of trust and not helping members of the public in need. 

5 September 2018

Smart cameras and security apps vs a real-life security guard. What would you choose?

Anyone involved in security would have noticed the increase in home security cameras and mobile apps that are ready and waiting to alert you of a potential break-in.  These can often be delivered the next day, for under £20, and can easily installed yourself within a few minutes. They will often come with a free app that can be downloaded onto your mobile phone or tablet, allowing you to monitor your home or business from your phone, and they can also alert you to movement in front of the camera.  If you think it all sounds a little too good to be true, then you’re right. Here’s why smart cameras and security apps are actually a terrible investment.

17 August 2018

2 reasons why body cameras on Security Guards are so important

Asda has become the first supermarket chain in the UK to take the step of issuing their security guards with CCTV equipment to protect them from abuse. But why have they taken this step, and is it an invasion of privacy to the public? Perhaps the below statistics will help to explain:


3 August 2018

4 Key personality traits found in all quality Security Guards

As you might know, we're recruiting. So, we thought it might be a good idea to put together a short blog that highlights what we're looking for in candidates, as well as what our clients should expect from a CSS Ltd manned guarding security contract.

27 July 2018

How can mobile patrols reduce crime?

Our mobile patrol security service allows our security guards to travel around your business premises with the aim of reducing crime.

20 July 2018