March 31, 2010: Thanks to Scotty for his assistance. Thanks, as always, to Peggy.
On behalf of everyone at On Guard Security, I would like to wish Brandon B. a (late) Happy Birthday.
The forecast for Nashville for the rest of the week is outstanding. Everyone can appreciate warm pleasant weather. The weather is infinitely more important to all security guards that work outdoor posts.
A jailer in central Kentucky was found guilty of two misdemeanor charges yesterday. The former jailer was sentenced to three months in jail.
Early Tuesday morning two private security guards were shot at an apartment complex in Ohio. The guards are in the hospital and the suspect is in jail. Police report that on of the guards was helped by his bullet proof vest.
March 30, 2010: A security guard at a mall in New Jersey was assaulted by a shoplifter that had been detained. The officer received no serious injuries.
The deadline for 2009 taxes is rapidly approaching. There are only a few more days left!
March 29, 2010: All security operations went very well over the weekend.
A security guard at a J.C. Penney in Virginia gave everyone quite a scare on Sunday. The guard chased a shoplifter to the parking lot and fired a single shot into the air to stop the shoplifter. Police arrested the shoplifter, but also confiscated the security officer's firearm. The guard worked directly for J.C. Penney. The mall security guards had nothing to do with the incident.
Early Friday morning the dismembered body of the police chief in a Mexican city was found by authorities. Another body was also found that is considered to be related to the chief's murder. A drug cartel is thought to be responsible for the murders.
Terrorists have bombed a subway in Russia. This story is still developing, but reports are already indicating that many people have been killed in the bombing.
March 28, 2010: Thanks to all of our security guards! A special thanks to all the security personnel that worked extra shifts to make it all happen over the weekend.
March 26, 2010: Yesterday was quite a busy day at On Guard Security. All of our new security guard posts went well. In addition to new guard contracts and an abundance of interest in our security guard services, we are also starting to offer new products for sell and start training and safety classes.
Here are some pictures from my last fly fishing trip to the Caney Fork River.
Last night was particularly nasty in Nashville. It just happened to come on a night that I manned an outdoor post for fourteen hours.
March 25, 2010: Thanks again to all of the security guards that work for On Guard Security. In fact, I want to thank all quality security guards regardless of who they work for. A special thanks to Sandra P.
A very special thanks to Brandon!!!
March 24, 2010: Today is a beautiful March day in Nashville, TN.
March 22, 2010: Thanks to L. Curtis for all the help last night.
All private security guard operations went well during the weekend.
March 21, 2010: According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, private security guards significantly outnumber police in the U.S.
Early last week an armed security guard was shot during a robbery in California. The robber stole the guard's gun after a scuffle. The robber then robbed the business with the security guard's gun.
March 20, 2010: Thanks once again to Lloyd. Being dependable is absolutely necessary to a security guard, and Lloyd has always proven to be extremely dependable and a great team-player. Thanks once again for picking up the slack last night.
A security guard in Ohio has been charged with inducing panic for entering a hearing room and pointing his firearm at participants in the hearing. No one was hurt in this incident.
The temperature here in Nashville is better anyone could ask for during this time of year.
March 19, 2010: Our guards and other security personnel have been very busy lately. Thanks to everybody that pitched in last night and early this morning to make it all happen.
It's a beautiful day in Middle Tennessee! Fortunately, I was able to spend some of the day fly fishing on the Caney Fork River.
A special thanks to Sandra, Nate, and Lloyd.
March 18, 2010: Ford recently unveiled their replacement for their Crown-Victoria-based Police Interceptor. The new interceptor is based on the Taurus. This will be the first change to Ford's police interceptor in fifteen years.
Special thanks to J. Jenkins and Mr. Johnson.
March 17, 2010: Happy St. Patrick's Day!
A very special thanks to Jason J., Jamaal H., and Mike R.
March 14, 2010: Last Thursday a fairly sophisticated marijuana growing operation was discovered. The discovery was made in south Nashville. This investigation continues.
March 11, 2010: Tonight in Antioch a police officer was stabbed. The assailant was shot and seriously wounded by another officer.
We currently need four more unarmed guards. The post is in Nashville.
March 8, 2010: Today a car CD player was stolen in the parking lot near my office. The thieves were very bold considering that the theft happened around noon. The guard that works for the security guard company that works at this shopping center was totally ineffective. The contract security guard did not even know that the crime had happened.
March 4, 2010: The man that is accused of stabbing a security guard at a hockey game in Michigan is now facing felony charges.
Earlier this week a private security guard in Pennsylvania rescued a mother and her three daughters from the second floor of a burning building.
March 3, 2010: Police arrested a man that was brandishing a firearm at Kentucky State University. No shots were fired. The man was quickly arrested and is now in the Franklin County jail in Kentucky.
Police in Nashville have made one arrest in connection to a shooting at a night club early this week. Early Monday morning in an Antioch night club Santos Reyes was shot.
In Kentucky rescue crews are searching for at least one missing hiker. The search is around the Red River Gorge area.
March 2, 2010: Last week a Walgreen's pharmacy was robbed in LaFollette, Tennessee. Police believe that the woman that robbed the pharmacy acted alone. The pharmacy was robbed for Oxycontin. The woman that robbed the Walgreen's is in the Campbell County jail.
Last Saturday a security guard in Memphis was murdered. The security guard was on post at a shopping mall. The guard broke up a fight between two men and was shot by one of the men. Police have made an arrest.
March 1, 2010: February was the coldest for Nashville since 1976.