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STT Security Officers Assist Union City Police Department with Recovery of Stolen Property

By |2020-06-30T15:29:18-04:00June 30th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Union City, CA - The Union City Police Department notified STT Security of a transient individual who is known to cause regular disturbances to the area. Security Officer Punzalan and the STT Security team were able to assist UCPD in the arrest of the suspect. The man in question was recently seen kicking over flower

First Criminal Jury Trial Since Onset of COVID-19 is a Success

By |2020-06-26T14:34:10-04:00June 26th, 2020|Employees, Industry News|

First Jury Trial in Michigan Since Onset of COVID-19 is a Success The first criminal trial with a jury took place this past Wednesday at the 57th Circuit Court; this is believed to be the first criminal jury trial held in the state of Michigan since the the Coronavirus pandemic began shutting businesses down almost

Employee Spotlight: Lance Billie

By |2020-06-24T15:08:04-04:00June 24th, 2020|Employees, STT News|

STT Security Officer Stops Burglary in Progress Around 3:00am last Sunday, STT Security Officer Lance Billie was conducting his nightly patrols. When rounding the corner of a side entrance, Officer Billie heard "a strange 'pop' sound immediately followed by the sound of glass shattering." He quickly turned back around and raced towards the sound, shining

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Outbreak and Global Impact

By |2020-03-11T09:53:03-04:00March 11th, 2020|Uncategorized|

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak As the coronavirus continues to spread, fears of a global pandemic have become prominent. Countries across the world have begun to see a wave of effects stemming from the virus. In the United States, Harvard, Ohio State, Southern California, and other universities will not allow students to return to campus after

Former STT Security Supervisor Completes Police Academy with Firearms Proficiency Award

By |2020-02-26T16:55:51-05:00February 26th, 2020|Employees, STT News|

To Protect and Serve A former STT Security Supervisor, Jessica Townsville, graduated from the Detroit Police Training Academy with a Firearms Proficiency award late last month. Officer Townsville and 40 others graduated the academy and are now part of the Detroit Police Department's class of 2019-I and 2020-A. Her dedication to keeping those around her

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus: Fast Facts and Preventative Information

By |2020-02-14T11:54:54-05:00February 7th, 2020|Industry News|

What is the 2019 novel coronavirus (nCoV)? The 2019 novel coronavirus is a new virus that began in Wuhan, China. This coronavirus causes respiratory illness in humans and can spread from person-to-person. What are symptoms of the coronavirus? The symptoms include minor to severe respiratory illness with: Fever Cough Shortness of breath Sore throat More

Employee Spotlight: Chuck Heiss

By |2020-02-14T11:55:09-05:00October 21st, 2019|Employees, STT News|

Chuck Heiss is a former firefighter, police officer, and 5-time-elected sheriff who started working for STT back in July of this year. From Washington D.C. to Missouri and all the way to Michigan: Chuck Heiss! Tell me about yourself: I was originally born and raised in Washington D.C., but I started my law enforcement career

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

By |2019-08-23T12:35:42-04:00August 5th, 2019|Blog & Advice|

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

Cocaine in the Courthouse – Security Officer’s Vigilance Leads to Massive Drug Bust

By |2019-08-23T12:35:54-04:00July 26th, 2019|STT News|

An observant eye will quickly identify when something is out of the ordinary. A car parked outside for an extended period of time, someone grabbing their hip or fidgeting in their pocket, or someone with darting eyes who avoids meeting your gaze – without situational awareness, these irregularities often fly under the radar. If someone