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Violence in the Healthcare Industry – A Well-Documented but Seemingly Unknown Epidemic

It is irrefutable that the presence of a uniformed security officer deters and reduces criminal activity. In a place relating to the healthcare industry – such as a hospital or clinic – on-site security ensures the safety of vulnerable persons and expensive assets. Visitors, patients, and employees are provided with an extra layer of protection [...]

2019-08-05T14:30:44+00:00August 5th, 2019|

Heat Safety

Warm weather, sunny skies, and beautiful beaches; summer has come around once again, and with it, so has the heat. When heat rises and intense humidity levels accompany it, a great risk is imposed to older adults, children, and sick or overweight individuals. However, heat-related medical emergencies can happen to anyone, regardless of age, ethnicity, [...]

2019-07-18T15:24:53+00:00July 18th, 2019|

Security Threats Targeting the United States’ Food Supply

Criminal activity in our modern society knows no boundaries. Anything that is mass produced could be a viable target for a terrorist or criminal attack – including our nation’s food supply. The food manufacturing and production industry has felt a heightened sense of risk in recent years, so the FDA has implemented procedures to increase [...]

2019-06-24T18:34:35+00:00June 26th, 2019|

Security and Police – The Link Between Both Industries

A Mutually-Beneficial Partnership The security industry and police enforcement have worked alongside one another for decades; together, they create a mutually-beneficial partnership. Both service groups fight crime and protect people, property, and valuable assets. As time goes on, trends show that more Security Officers are utilizing their experience in the industry to obtain Police Officer [...]

2019-06-18T19:01:39+00:00June 18th, 2019|

United States Bans Chinese Telecom Giant Citing National Security Concerns

What is Huawei? Huawei is a Chinese telecommunications-equipment company that is similar to Apple. They are based out of Guangdong, China, and they sell networking equipment, computers, and – most notably –smartphones. They are the #1 telecommunications supplier and the #2 smartphone maker in the world. Huawei is (was) also the fastest growing smartphone manufacturer [...]

2019-06-04T15:43:38+00:00June 4th, 2019|

Employee Spotlight: Brittany Aikens

This employee spotlight is for our Security Supervisor, Brittany Aikens out of Bay City, MI. Read her brief interview below: Where are you from? Bay City, MI. When did you begin working for STT? I began working for STT back in January of 2018. What drew you to security work? This is actually a fun [...]

2019-06-03T13:23:10+00:00May 31st, 2019|