Verify legitimacy

A vital step recommended for individuals and organizations to take before soliciting Private Security Services, Private Detective Services, or Private Security Officer Training from any company or individual, is to verify that they are legitimately licensed and registered to operate in Georgia. By visiting the Georgia Secretary of State website, you can ensure that you hire a reliable and licensed agency or instructor. All of the registered Georgia Private Security Companies, Private Detective Companies, and Private Security Training Instructor’s Licenses are on the Georgia Secretary of State website sos.ga.gov.

  • Visit the Georgia Secretary of State website sos.ga.gov.
  • Click on the Licensing
  • Then click on the Search For A License
  • Choose either Facilities And Businesses or Individual Licenses
  • Enter the Business/Company Name or the Individual’s First/Mid Name and Last Name

In this day and age of increased scams, customers are encouraged to conduct their due diligence by taking the simple steps described above. If the service providers are not licensed or registered in the State of Georgia, they commit a crime punishable under Georgia Code Title 43. Professions and Businesses 43-38-16.

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