The Top 5 Attributes of a Great Door Supervisor

The Top 5 Attributes of a Great Door Supervisor

According to the Security Industry Authority, there are just over 250,000 licensed door supervisors in the UK. But what does it take to fulfil this role with the utmost professionalism?

For some, a great door supervisor will have physical strength, while others believe they need composure in difficult and demanding situations. In fact, there’s numerous attributes every great door supervisor has, starting with the following:

Training

First and foremost, the very best …Read More

Crime Rising

Why is crime rising in affluent areas?

Crime in Britain’s most affluent areas is rising at a faster rate than anywhere else in the country, an analysis of official data has revealed.

After looking at Home Office crime figures in detail, which was broken down into neighbourhoods and household incomes over the past two years, the Telegraph found an alarming rise in certain offences in the country’s least deprived areas.

In fact, robbery and theft as well as drug …Read More

Useful security tips

Useful security tips for small businesses

Research commissioned by Verisure in 2018 revealed that burglaries involving small businesses cost the British economy over £1.8bn.

According to the findings, the average property loss reported by senior decision makers in the event of a burglary was £2k. Furthermore, 37% of small businesses are said to keep equipment worth £10k or more on their premises.

It goes without saying that small businesses need to be incredibly vigilant against the threat of …Read More

Security Services Explained

The different types of security services explained

Increasing crime figures and threat levels in today’s society make for grim reading. Thankfully, the security options at one’s disposal are expanding at a similar rate, primarily driven by cutting-edge technology.

Even so, traditional methods of security are still proving to be as effective as ever. It all depends on your organisation’s unique requirements.

Here at Jag Security, we provide each client with a tailor made package appropriate to their security needs, …Read More

Here's Why You Might Need Wedding Security Services

Here’s Why You Might Need Wedding Security Services

When it comes to planning and organising your wedding, hiring the services of a security firm probably won’t be one of your key priorities. Things like booking a venue, organising the food and inviting your guests are sure to be front of mind instead.

But given the anticipation and expectation of the day itself, it might not be such a bad idea after all…

A cocktail of large crowds, uninvited guests, emotions …Read More

4 things to look for when hiring a security service

4 things to look for when hiring a security service

There’s a lot on the line when it comes to choosing a security service to protect your business. After all, one little slip up could mean your valuable assets or confidential information gets stolen, resulting in diminished profits and a tarnished reputation.

And although the sheer number of security firms in existence today means you’re spoilt for choice, how do you know which one will provide the best service, the strongest …Read More

mobile patrol

7 things to consider when conducting a mobile patrol

According to a recent data, 95 per cent of burglaries and robberies in the UK are not being solved. Despite the fact that the Metropolitan police have said they are putting a “huge amount of effort” into tacking a rise in crime, burglary presents particular challenges when it comes to finding culprits.

“Solving crime is a key priority for the Met and we are committed to doing all we can to …Read More

Key Holding

A Guide to Mobile Security Patrols

JAG Security offers a range of specialised security services for businesses of all shapes, sizes, and industries. Our mobile security patrols are amongst some of the most popular, particularly for smaller businesses that don’t have their own dedicated security team. We’re going to take a closer look at what mobile security patrols are, what you can expect from this service, and how they can potentially benefit your business. Let’s see …Read More

Security Guard Trespassing

Dealing With Trespassers as a Security Guard

If you only take one lesson away from this article let it be this – in the UK, trespassing is not considered a criminal offence. What does this mean? Ultimately, this means that security guards must be very careful when dealing with trespassers on a property.

But wait, if it’s not a criminal offence, what is it? Trespassing is considered to be a civil offence. While this sounds similar, a civil …Read More

Top 10 reasons to work in Security

Working in security can be a challenging job but it is also incredibly fulfilling. There are lots of roles available and you will have lots of opportunities to build up your experience.

Here are just 10 of the best reasons to work in security.
1. You Will Make People Feel Safer
At large events or even just on a night out, people tend to feel much safer when they can see people working …Read More