Who engages Wellington security guards and why

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Who engages security guards and why? Typically a security guard will provide business and commercial clients with a physical security service beyond the capability of CCTV and cameras. CCTV requires real-time monitoring by human eyes, someone needs to watch the cameras, right? Shopping complex’s, retail stores, and commercial businesses, all require security guards, a physical security presence. Can you imagine … Read More

March 2021 – Assault in Blair Street, Wellington by Pavali Logovae who did not have a certificate of approval to work in the security industry.

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Bouncer filmed stomping on the head of man has worked for years without the appropriate licence, despite a warning and police objections The bouncer who stomped on the head of a man outside a Wellington bar never held the required licence for the job and received a formal warning in 2014 for working without one. The Department of Internal Affairs … Read More

Security professional or just a labourer in a security guard’s uniform?

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When I look at the security manpower landscape in New Zealand, I often think the words, security and professional should not be in the same sentence. The security guarding industry is driven by the dollar, not quality or professionalism, the importance of winning a security contract at any cost often erodes margin. We have a labour-hire company providing security guards, … Read More