The job of a security guard is to guard, patrol, and monitor areas to prevent theft, damage, violence, and other unlawful conduct. SIMON Protection security agents are professionals who are not employed as a police officers, but perform one or more of these duties:

  • Protection of persons and/or property from harm, theft, and/or unlawful activity
  • Deterrence, observation, detection, and/or reporting unlawful or unauthorized activity;
  • Street patrol service
  • Response to, but not installation or service of, a security system alarm

In Las Vegas, security guards keep many different kinds of people safe while they go about their daily lives. Security guards are entrusted with the safety of the people and property that they are hired to patrol and monitor. This means that they frequently protect government workers, political candidates, museum staff, military personnel, sports fans, concertgoers, truckers, bankers, executives, and celebrities.

Prevention is the #1 goal of SIMON Protection security agents, who work hard to prevent incidents and offenses before they occur.