World Transactions

Below are public announcements for recent transactions of importance to the contract security, systems integration, and central-station alarm industries.

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09/05/19

Convergint Technologies announced the acquisition of Virginia-based Life Safety Solutions Integrators (LSSI), an innovative provider of fire alarm, life safety and security solutions with more than four decades of experience in the market...

Click here to read the entire article at www.sdmmag.com

08/16/19

On Friday, August 16, 2019, American Defense Systems of Dallas acquired Direct Protect Security and Surveillance out of Costa Mesa, CA . . .

Click here to read the entire article at Security Systems News

08/27/19

Allied Universal has acquired Wyoming, Mich.-based Midstate Security, a fully integrated electronic security and monitoring systems company...

Click here to view the article at securitysales.com

07/31/19

SOS Security LLC, the nation’s fourth largest provider of security personnel, has acquired Global Protection Management LLC of Delaware.

Click here to read the entire press release at sossecurity.com

07/15/2019

Securitas subsidiary Securitas Critical Infrastructure Services, Inc (SCIS), under the independent direction of its Board, has entered into an agreement to acquire certain inspection and background investigations assets of MSM Security Services LLC...

Click here to read the press release at Securitas.com

07/23/19

Private equity firm BC Partners is nearing a deal to buy a majority stake in Canada-based security services company Garda World Security Corp, the Wall Street Journal reported ...

Click here to read the entire article at reuters.com

07/12/2019

Allied Universal, a leading security and facility services company, has acquired Shetler Security Services, a Phoenix, Ariz.-based company offering security solutions on a national level...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysales.com

07/08/2019

ADS Security, a division of Vector Security, has acquired the customer accounts of Duncan Security Systems in Nashville, TN...

Click here to view the entire article at SecuritySales.com

06/26/19

ADT continues expanding capabilities and geographic reach via Red Hawk Fire & Security, ADT Commercial with the asset purchase agreement of Security Corporation, a commercial security integrator headquartered in Detroit, Mich., with offices in Novi (Detroit), Mich., and Columbus, Ohio..

Click here to read the entire article at sdmmag.com
06/24/19

Allied Universal has announced the acquisition of Cypress Private Security LP—a San Francisco-based company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Click here to read the entire article at www.canadiansecuritymag.com
06/17/19

B Safe, a regional provider of intrusion and fire alarms to Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, has acquired Securitech of Wilmington, De., and DC Security Systems of Toms River, NJ...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysales.com
06/03/19

Pittsburgh-based Vector Security Inc. has acquired ADS Security of Nashville, Tennessee...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
05/03/19

Allied Universal recently announced the acquisition of Point 2 Point Global Security, Inc...

Click here to read the Press Release
04/12/19

Newcastle-based Inveniam Corporate Finance has advised on a merger which has created a multi-service security group...

Click here to read the entire article at insidermedia.com
04/10/19

The security company G4S has become a takeover target after rival GardaWorld confirmed it was thinking of making an offer for the company, sending shares in the world’s biggest publicly listed provider of security services sharply higher...

Click here to read the entire article at www.ft.com
04/08/19

FE Moran Security Solutions announced the acquisition of MidCo of Burr Ridge, Ill., for undisclosed terms...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysales.com
04/08/19

Allied Universal, a leading security guard and facility services company, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Securadyne Systems, a security integrator, based in Dallas...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysales.com

Helix TCS Acquires California-Based Security Business for Expansion

04/04/19

Helix TCS, Inc., a leading provider of critical infrastructure services to the legal cannabis industry, has acquired Tan's International Security, a California-based, veteran-owned security business that is licensed to provide physical security guards and perform digital security system installs in the state of California...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
04/03/19

Per Mar Security Services, a provider of total security solutions for residential and commercial clients based in Davenport, Iowa, has acquired American Pride Security Services of Bloomingdale, Ill. American Pride Security Services specializes in part- and full-time security officer services in the Chicagoland area...

Click here to read the entire article at sdmmag.com

04/02/19

Securitas has acquired the installer Allcoopers Ltd and its subsidiaries...

Click here to read the entire article at www.professionalsecurity.com.uk

04/02/19

3 Sixty Risk Solutions Ltd., a leader in the risk management and security services sector of the burgeoning cannabis industry, is pleased to announce its acquisition of substantially all of the assets and business of INKAS® Security Services Ltd. valued at approximately $13.75 million...

Click here to read the entire article at www.globenewswire.com
04/02/19

The Cook & Boardman Group LLC, a Winston-Salem commercial door distributer, announced Monday it had acquired A3 Communications Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
04/01/19

In April 2019, GardaWorld acquired Whelan Security, a leading family-owned, US-based company that provides private security services across many diverse industries and vertical markets. Whelan also offers uniformed security and staffing services for major events under the WESS brand, as well as emergency response services...

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03/27/19

Alarm New England, a provider of home and business security systems in New England, continues to adapt ad grow the family business that has been going strong for more than 40 years. The company’s most recent acquisition of Engineered Security Systems expands their reach in Rhode Island, adding 2,500 new customers, as well as talented new employees, to the Alarm New England team...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/13/19

Convergint, a global systems integration company based here, announced the acquisition of Pineville, North Carolina-based Security Solutions & Management (SS&M)...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/12/19

Amalgamated Security Services Limited (ASSL) has bought over Massy Security (Guyana) Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.stabroeknews.com
03/11/19

California-based HARDCARannounced today that it has acquired GVD Investigations in order to provide criminal, civil and administrative investigations for cannabis companies throughout California and eventually the nation. This announcement comes on the heels of HARDCAR acquiring National Cannabis Security Services out of Pennsylvania...

Click here to read the entire article at www.digitaljournal.com
03/07/19
Cannabis security firm 710 Security, LTD announced the acquisition Thursday of custom home and commercial cannabis security system provider Leif Alert. The terms of the deal were not disclosed...
Click here to read the entire article at www.benzinga.com
03/06/19

ADS acquired the customer accounts of security dealer Security Specialists in Lexington, S.C., and will service the new customer accounts out of its Columbia, S.C. branch...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/04/19

Threat Protect Australia (ASX: TPS) has secured a funding package to the tune of $49 million which it will use to complete the acquisition of security alarm monitoring business, Onwatch...

Click here to read the entire article at smallcaps.com.au
02/26/19

Doyle Security Systems has acquired the customer accounts of Commercial Instruments & Alarm Systems (CIA Security)...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
02/26/19

Fire Safety & Protection, LLC (“FSP”), a portfolio company of Sunny River Management (“SRM”), is pleased to announce the acquisition of Professional Fire & Security, Inc. (“PFS”)...

Click here to read the entire article at www.digitaljournal.com
02/25/19

ADS Security, a regional security and automation company, has acquired the customer accounts of Security Specialists in Lexington, S.C.

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
02/22/19

Security and Intelligence Services (India) Ltd has agreed to buy a 51% stake in New Zealand-based Platform 4 Group Ltd to expand its overseas business...

Click here to read the entire article at www.vccircle.com
02/20/19

Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) has agreed to acquire a 40% stake in Allied Universal from Warburg Pincus, Wendel, and management, valuing the company at an enterprise value of US $7 billion...

Click here to read the entire article at www.privatecapitaljournal.com
02/13/19

Alert Protective Services has acquired Sure Security Services, a 40-year-old company also headquartered in the Windy City...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
02/11/19

The addition of LifeShield’s technology to ADT’s security and automation solutions and expertise increases ADT’s ability to address the approximately 80% of U.S. households who do not have professionally installed and monitored home security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
02/05/19

Guardsman (Barbados) Limited has acquired Viking Security Systems, a provider of comprehensive security systems in the eastern Caribbean territory...

Click here to read the entire article at www.loopjamaica.com
01/29/19

Security & Intelligence Services India announced that its subsidiary, Group International Holdings, on 25 January 2019 has signed definitive agreements to acquire initially 60% shareholding in and ..

Click here to read the entire article at www.business-standard.com
01/22/19

Per Mar Security Services announces the acquisition of All Channel Electronics, based in Madison, Wisc., for undisclosed terms...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
01/14/19

Convergint Technologies, a global leader in service-based systems integration, today announced the acquisition of MTS Security in Dublin, Ireland. MTS is Ireland's largest independently owned security systems company, supplying a single-source solution to clients in the U.K. and Europe...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
01/11/19

Securitas has today announced the acquisition of Global Elite Group, a leading security services provider to the aviation industry in the US by Securitas Transport Aviation Services USA. The price of purchase is believed to be approximately 22 Million USD, dependant upon reaching targets yet to be confirmed...

Click here to read the entire article at www.infologue.com
01/10/19

ADT Inc., a leading provider of monitored security and interactive home and business automation solutions in the United States and Canada, today announced the acquisition of Advanced Cabling Systems, one of the leading technology integration companies in the mid-south. Advanced Cabling Systems will join forces with Red Hawk Fire & Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.sdmmag.com

12/21/18

Per Mar Security Services has acquired two security companies from from Iverify, expanding its presence in Nebraska and Wisconsin. The acquired companies are Barone Security Solutions of Ralston, NE, and Polk Burnett Security Systems (PBSS) of Frederic, WI...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com

12/20/18

Lodge Security has announced its acquisition of Ladbroke Security Services, a company with 120 staff and sales of £2.25 million...

Click here to read the entire article at www.infologue.com

12/19/18

Doyle Security Systems Inc., a regional provider of residential and commercial security, fire and medical monitoring systems for nearly 100 years, has announced a merger with ADG Security, a privately held company located in Hilton, NY...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
12/18/18

Liberty Security completed two acquisitions to close out 2018. The first is a large account acquisition from one of its Dealers, and the second is the acquisition of Rolen Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.globenewswire.com
12/15/18

Security and Intelligence Services (India) Limited has signed definitive agreements to acquire initially 51% shareholding in Uniq Detective and Security Services Private Limited...

Click here to read the entire article at www.thehindubusinessline.com
12/12/18

Prosegur, a global benchmark in the private security sector with over 175,000 employees in 25 countries on five continents, has reached an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Cipher, a leading cybersecurity company with presence in North America, Latin America and Europe... 

Click here to read the entire article at markets.businessinsider.com
12/04/18

OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of a non-core division of Gunnebo Group (GUNN: CPH), and renamed the business Fichet Security Solutions (“Fichet”). A provider of security products, services and solutions, Fichet has operations in France, Belgium and Luxembourg. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed...

Click here to read the entire article at www.businesswire.com
12/04/18

Convergint Technologies, a global leader in service-based systems integration, today announced the acquisition of Firstline Security Integration...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
12/04/18

Avante Logixx Inc. is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously reported acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding shares of Intelligarde International Inc. effective November 30, 2018...

Click here to read the entire article at www.financialbuzz.com
12/04/18

ADT has closed on the purchase of Red Hawk Fire & Security from West Palm Beach-based Comvest Partners...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
11/29/18

ADS Security, a regional electronic security and automation company, has acquired the customer accounts of A-Sonic Guard in Louisville, KY . . .

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
11/27/18

Delta Global Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines will be combined with Argenbright Holdings I, LLC to form a premier aviation and ground handling service provider under the DGS name...

Click here to read the entire press release at news.delta.com
11/13/18

Grand Rapids-based EPS Security said yesterday it acquired Owosso-based Security Alarm Company, or SAC...

Click here to read the entire article at www.grbj.com
11/12/18

SecurAmerica, LLC, a leading privately-held, American Veteran-owned premium security services, facilities management, and aviation workforce solutions provider, is pleased to announce the acquisition of USI Services Group, Inc. and affiliates (USI) based in Union, New Jersey...

Click here to read the press release
11/07/18

According to industry sources, SAFE Security has been acquired by AAA Northern California, Nevada and Utah (AAA NCNU) for an undisclosed sum. The transaction officially closed on Nov.2...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securityinfowatch.com
11/06/18

Convergint Technologies is acquiring SI Technologies Inc., bringing further security systems integration expertise to Convergint’s service capabilities...

Click here to read the entire article at www.sdmmag.com
11/05/18

Per Mar Security Services, a family-owned, full-service security company, announced it has acquired ABC Fire & Burglar Company of Gary, IN, a residential and commercial security services company with approximately 2,000 accounts...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
11/02/18

Bates Security, a commercial and residential security company, based here, announces the recent acquisition of HITEC Security of Pikeville, Ky., for undisclosed terms...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
10/26/18

Wendel today announced that the acquisition of U.S. Security Associates ("USSA") by Allied Universal, for approximately $1.0 billion, has been completed...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
10/25/18

ADT Inc., the leading provider of monitored security and interactive home and business automation solutions in the United States and Canada, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Boca Raton, FL-based Red Hawk Fire & Security, a leader in commercial fire, life safety and security services and portfolio company of Comvest Partners, for $317.5 million in cash...

Click here to read the entire article at www.marketscreener.com
10/10/18

Virginia-based security companies Evolver and eVigilant are merging through the private investments of Hillcrest Holdings Inc. and Akoya Capital LLC. The combined company, named Converged Security Solutions, will offer a managed services security solution spanning cyber- and physical security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
10/10/18

Lenexa-based Atronic Alarms has expanded in the Midwest with its fourth acquisition since 2013.

The alarm and security company announced Tuesday that it bought American Detection Specialists Inc. of Springfield, MO...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
10/09/18

A California biomedical company has completed its acquisition of Lafayette-based LJR Security Services and its wholly owned subsidiary...

Click here to read the entire article at www.theadvocate.com
10/08/18

MITIE Group PLC (LON:MTO) has added to its security business with the £14mln acquisition of Compass Group PLC’s (LON:CPG) loss-making Vision Security (VSG) division...

Click here to read the entire article at www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk
10/01/18

Convergint Technologies, a global leader in service-based systems integration, today announced the acquisition of Integrated Security Solutions, a single-source provider of electronic and physical security solutions in Wisconsin and northern Michigan...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
10/01/18
Paladin Security announced Monday that it has acquired the business assets of London, Ont.-based investigations firm Eagle Investigations...
Click here to read the entire article at www.canadiansecuritymag.com
09/26/18

Owen Security Solutions, a security company based here, recently announced three purchases in Georgia: Ellis Construction, Williams Alarm and accounts from Robinson Door & Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/24/18

United Technologies Corp (NYSE: UTX) is exploring a sale of its Chubb Fire & Security division for more than $3 billion, people familiar with the matter said...

Click here to read the entire article at www.streetinsider.com
09/20/18

UTC Climate, Controls & Security has reached an agreement to acquire S2 Security, a leading developer of unified security and video management solutions, for undisclosed terms...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
09/19/18

Prosegur, a global security company based here, is making its first foray into the U.S. security market with the acquisition this week of Viewpoint, a remote video monitoring company based in Lowell, MA...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/18/18

Command Security Corporation (NYSE American:MOC) (the "Company," "Command Security", "we" or "us") today announced the signing of a definitive agreement with Prosegur Compañía de Seguridad, S.A. (Madrid Stock Exchange BME:PSG) ("Prosegur") pursuant to which the Company will be acquired by Prosegur SIS (USA) Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Prosegur, for $2.85 in cash per share...

Click here to read the press release at globenewswire.com
09/14/18

ADS Security on Sept. 12 bought Mid America Security Systems, based in Louisville, Ky., and will be maintaining that location as its second in the state and 25th overall ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/06/18

ADS purchased customer accounts of Delta Security Systems in Brownsville, Tenn., and Wilson Alarm Co. in Hopkinsville, Ky...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
09/05/18

The Hiller Companies has acquired Systems Management Group  (SMG), a full-service integrator of security and fire/-life-safety systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
09/05/18

Convergint Technologies has acquired Commercial Systems Group (CSG), a leading provider of commercial life-safety and security systems for undisclosed terms...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
09/03/18

Securitas Security Services UK Ltd (Securitas) has announced its acquisition of Milton Keynes Security Services Ltd and its associated companies, together trading as MK Group Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.infologue.com
08/27/18

Convergint Technologies, a worldwide leader in service-based systems integration, today announced the acquisition of Altel. With 28 years of systems integration experience, Altel develops sophisticated, intelligent electronic security solutions for customers across many vertical markets...

Click here to read the entire article at www.markets.businessinsider.com
08/22/18

ADT recently announced the completed acquisition of Access Systems Integration, a regional systems integrator based in Eatontown, NJ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/18/18

Fleetwood Security underwent a major change of its own earlier this summer when it was acquired by Greenville, South Carolina-based Priority One Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.daily-tribune.com
08/13/18

The acquisition of Dunbar Armored Inc. — known for its iconic red trucks — by the Brink’s Co. is complete...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
08/02/18

SecurAmerica, LLC (SecurAmerica), a leading privately-held, American-owned premium security services, facilities management, and aviation workforce solutions provider, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Triton Security, Inc. (Triton)...

Click here to read the press release at www.tritonsecurityinc.com
08/02/18

Convergint Technologies, a service-based systems integrator, has acquired Clifton-based security solutions firm Access Control Technologies...

Click here to read the press release at www.convergint.com
08/02/18

Security and Intelligence Services (India) Ltd said on Thursday that it will acquire 51% stake in Gurugram-based SLV Security Services for an undisclosed amount...

Click here to read the entire article at www.vccircle.com
07/26/18

SOS Security, the nation’s fourth largest provider of security personnel, has acquired First Security Services of San Jose, California...

Click here to read the press release at www.sossecurity.com
07/19/18

ADS Security, a regional security and automation company based in Nashville, has acquired the customer accounts of Systems By Design in Oxford, AL...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
07/16/18

Allied Universal today announced it has agreed to acquire U.S. Security Associates ("USSA") for approximately $1.0 billion. Based in Roswell, Georgia, USSA is one of the leading providers of security and related services in the United States, employing more than 50,000 security professionals serving several thousand clients across a wide range of industries. USSA generated 2017 pro forma revenues and Adjusted EBITDA of c. $1.5 billion and $95 million, respectively...

Click here to read the entire article at www.globenewswire.com
07/10/18

Red Hawk Fire & Security, based here, has increased its presence in Philadelphia and the tri-state area of eastern Pennsylvania, central and southern New Jersey, and Delaware with the acquisition of Newtown, PA based Security and Data Technologies (SDT).

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
06/30/18

SimpliSafe, makers of a popular install-it-yourself home security system that won Editors' Choice here on CNET, have announced a deal with the private equity firm Hellman & Friedman "to accelerate the company's growth and expansion of the home security market."...

Click here to read the entire article at www.cnet.com
06/20/18

Greenville-based Priority One Security has completed the acquisition and merger of Fleetwood Security in Georgia.

The terms of the transaction were not disclosed...

Click here to read the entire article at www.upstatebusinessjournal.com
06/19/18

Security systems provider EPS Security has purchased the operations of  Comstock Park-based Video-Tech-Tronics Inc...

Click here to read the press release at mibiz.com
06/19/18

Select Security, a provider of security and life-safety solutions for homes and businesses, announces it has acquired the assets of Warren, Ohio-based YPS Integrated Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
06/18/18

Greenville-headquarted Priority One Security has completed the acquisition and merger of Fleetwood Security of Cartersville, GA...

Click here to read the press release at greenvillebusinessmag.com
06/12/18

Securitas Electronic Security has completed its $70 million cash acquisition of the public safety and security business from Kratos Defense and Security Solutions...

Click here to read the press release at govconwire.com
06/07/18

Doyle, a family-owned and operated security provider, purchased the alarm accounts from Wolfe Safe & Lock Co., to expand its footprint in New York’s Capital District...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
06/06/18

SOS Security LLC said in a news release it has purchased Premier and Apex3 Security, expanding into a new market. Premier and Apex3 will continue to operate as sister companies under the SOS Security brand...

Click here to read the press release at roi-nj.com
06/05/18

Proguard Protection Services, a family owned and operated provider of electronic security products and systems integration based here, announces it has acquired the assets of Allied Security Group...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
06/04/18

Select Security, a provider of security and life-safety solutions for homes and businesses, has completed the acquisition of Garden State Fire & Security in Matawan, NJ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
06/01/18

Convergint Technologies has purchased Integrators Australia, a systems integrator based in Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
06/01/18

Amulet joins together Churchill Security Solutions and AOS Security as one cohesive brand; advancing the service capability of Churchill Services Group and establishing a stronger profile in the security industry...

Click here to read the press release at infologue.com
06/01/18

Charlton Alarms has now completed the takeover of Armco Security, marking its sixth acquisition in its history...

Click here to read the press release at bdaily.co.uk
05/31/18

The Brink's Co. is acquiring its competitor, Dunbar Armored Inc., a family owned business in Baltimore County for 95 years, in a $520 million all-cash deal...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
05/30/18

ADS Security, a regional security and automation company headquartered here, made its second buy in Mississippi this month with the completed acquisition of approximately 1,400 customer accounts of Alarm One Inc. in Columbus...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
05/30/18

SOS Security, LLC, the nation’s fifth largest provider of security personnel, has acquired Chicago-based Premier and Apex3 Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.sossecurity.com
05/29/18

Myanmar Strategic Holdings Ltd on Tuesday said its subsidiary Myanmar Strategic Services Pte Ltd purchased security services providers Exera Myanmar Ltd and Exera Journey Management Ltd for USD2.2 million...

Click here to read the entire article at www.lse.co.uk
05/16/18

Tim Creenan, chief executive officer of Amherst Alarm, and Nancy Saad, president of Eastern States Sentinel Alarm Services, on Thursday detailed the merger of both company’s operations...

Click here to read the entire article at www.amherstbee.com
05/03/18

Convergint Technologies has acquired French systems integrator Astrec Security, based in suburban Paris...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
05/02/18

ADS Security, a regional electronic security and automation company based here, has acquired the customer accounts of The Alarm Co. of Jackson, Miss...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
04/26/18

Cerberus Security and Monitoring Services provides physical security, including manned guards and mobile patrols, and technology-driven remote monitoring services to business throughout the UK.

It has been acquired by The Clearway Group...

Click here to read the entire article at www.insidermedia.com
04/25/18

The Netwatch Group, which includes monitoring companies NMC, Netwatch (Ireland), CalAtlantic (United States) and Onwatch Multifire (United Kingdom), will focus on leading the consolidation of the proactive visual monitoring industry while bringing the visual prevention capabilities of Netwatch to thousands of NMC end-users through its valued dealer partners in the U.S. under the NMC brand...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
04/06/18

Select Security, provider of security and life safety solutions for homes and businesses based here, on April 6 announced the purchase of several companies: Tennessee Valley Protection in Huntsville, Ala; Southern Security Services in Nashville, Tenn.; Interactive Alarms in Nashville, Tenn.; Security Consultants in Memphis, Tenn.; and Alert Alarm Systems in Paducah, Ky...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/28/18

Threat Protect Australia Ltd has completed its largest acquisition to date, that of Security Alarm Monitoring Service Pty Ltd (SAMS) at an agreed price of about $8 million...

Click here to read the entire article at www.proactiveinvestors.com.au
03/26/18

LaSalle Capital has sold United American Security to Garda World Security Corp...

Click here to read the entire article at www.lasallecapitalgroup.com
03/15/18

Threat Protect Austrailia Limited acquires South Australian security services business for $8m...

Click here to read the entire article at www.businessnewsaus.com.au
03/08/18

ADS Security, a regional electronic security and automation company headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, has acquired the security accounts of RTC Secure, a division of Ringgold Telephone Company in Ringgold, Georgia...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securityinfowatch.com
03/07/18

SK Telecom (SKT) has joined a battle to take over security monitoring and dispatch service provider ADT Caps, in an apparent move to reach out to non-telecommunications businesses to escape telecom market saturation...

Click here to read the entire article at www.koreatimes.co.kr.com
03/05/18

ADT has completed the acquisition of Aronson Security Group (ASG). An announcement did not disclose terms of the deal...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
03/05/18

Convergint Technologies has acquired West Valley City, Utah-based Alphacorp, a full-service provider of security and fire and life-safety systems. Terms of the deal were not disclosed...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
03/03/18

Amazon's $1 billion acquisition of the doorbell-camera startup Ring is the company doing what it does best — and it should terrify every other retailer...

Click here to read the entire article at www.businessinsider.com
03/01/18

Securitas has agreed to acquire the systems integration division of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions for approximately $70 million...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
02/26/18

Memphis-based Frase Protection has acquired the remaining assets of Stop Alarms, a locally-based home and small business security company...

Click here to read the entire article at www.memphisdailynews.com
02/19/18

Bates Security, a commercial and residential security company based here, has acquired ABCO Security Systems of Prestonsburg, KY...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
02/05/18

Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 employees, today has announced acquisition of Covenant Security Services, Ltd., a Philadelphia-based security firm, which is a division of Covenant Services Worldwide...

Click here to read the press release at globenewswire.com
02/02/18

A fund managed by the Century City-based Ares Management’s private equity group has acquired Schaumberg, Ill.-based security systems integrator Convergint Technologies, from KRG-affiliated investment funds...

Click here to read the press release at labusinessjournal.com
01/20/18

ADT’s private-equity owner, Apollo, continues to own most of the company’s shares after its return to the public market...

Click here to read the entire article at www.marketwatch.com
01/16/18

In separate transactions, Red Hawk purchased Diversified Protection Systems and  ATCi Communications...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
01/11/18

Mill Street & Co. announced that it has completed an equity investment in DFENDUS Security Solutions Inc. and has closed the company’s first acquisition of Inforce Security Corp...

Click here to read the entire article at www.pehub.com
01/08/18

Ralph W. Sevinor, president of Wayne Alarm Systems, and Donald Martini, president of Lexington Alarm Systems, announced that their two companies will merge under the Wayne Alarm Systems umbrella...

Click here to read the entire article at www.itemlive.com
01/05/18

BCE and Bell Canada formally closed their $182-million purchase of AlarmForce Industries on Friday, and immediately announced that the home monitoring company’s western operations and client base will be sold to Telus Corp...

Click here to read the entire article at www.canadianbusiness.com
01/05/18

Aligning AlarmForce with its Bell Aliant and Bell MTS home security and automation assets, Bell will deliver the latest Connected Home services to customers in Ontario, Québec, Atlantic Canada and Manitoba...

Click here to read the entire article at businessinsider.com
01/04/18

SOS Security LLC, one of the nation’s largest privately-owned security companies, recently acquired Guardian Guard Services, a division of Guardian Alarm and a leading provider of security solutions in Michigan and Ohio...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prweb.com
01/03/18

Kastle Systems, a leading provider of managed security solutions and services, has acquired Washington, D.C.-based Urban Alarm for undisclosed terms...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
01/02/18

Securitas has acquired the technology and installations company Johnson & Thompson in Hong Kong. With this acquisition, Securitas strengthens its position to deliver value added security solutions to customers in Hong Kong. Enterprise value is estimated to MSEK 46 (MHKD 43)...

Click here to read the entire article at Securitas.com
01/02/18

Securitas has acquired all shares in the security solutions company Süddeutsche Bewachung in Germany. Enterprise value is estimated to MSEK 80 (MEUR 8.2)...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
01/02/18

Securitas has acquired all shares in the electronic security company Automatic Alarm in France. Enterprise value is estimated to approximately MSEK 430 (MEUR 44)...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com

12/21/17

Sdiptech has entered an agreement to acquire all shares in Optyma Security Systems Limited. The company is based in Bexleyheath, just outside of London. The acquisition is expected to be completed in January 2018...

Click here to read the entire article at globenewswire.com

12/18/17

AlarmForce Industries Inc. ("AlarmForce" or the "Company") announced today that its shareholders have approved the previously announced acquisition of all of its issued and outstanding shares by BCE Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.digitaljournal.com
12/11/17

Global private equity funds are expected to dive into a bidding competition to acquire ADT Caps, a Korean security service provider, from their peer Carlyle's Asia buyout fund ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.Koreatimes.co.kr
12/18/17

Convergint Technologies announced today the acquisition of Maryland-based Genesis Security Systems, bringing further electronic security systems and utilities market expertise to Convergint's sought-after service capabilities...

Click here to read the entire article at www.sys-con.com
12/05/17

Threat Protect has expaned its customer base on the east coast with the $2.4 million purchase of Alpha Alarms and Seekers Security Management...

Click here to read the entire article at businessnews.com.au
12/04/17

Founded in 2003, Cardinal Security supplies security officers and store detectives, as well as keyholding services to the retail and logistics industry.

The company has been bought by Michael Goddard, Brian Morris and Simon Chapman, with the latter becoming chief executive...

Click here to read the entire article at insidermedia.com
11/20/17

Noonan Services, the Dublin-based facilities management, security and contract cleaning firm, has bought one of London’s leading securities firms, Ultimate Security Services, for an undisclosed sum...

Click here to read the entire article at irishtimes.com
11/15/17

Convergint Technologies, a worldwide service-based systems integration company based here, recently announced the acquisition of Minnesota-based SPC, a company with a strong presence in the commercial banking vertical market...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
11/14/17

ADT continues to build out its portfolio of IT security services with the acquisition of Datashield, a Scottsdale, Ariz.-based company that will now operate under the brand ADT Cybersecurity...

Click here to read the entire article at cepro.com
11/13/17

Atlanta-based security company SecurAmerica said Monday it has acquired ERMC, a Chattanooga, Tenn.-based provider of janitorial, maintenance, security and landscaping services....

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
11/06/17

BCE Inc. today announced it will acquire AlarmForce Industries Inc., a Canadian leader in home security and monitoring services, in a transaction valued at approximately $166 million...

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11/03/17

The acquired company, Evergreen Security, is a full-service provider of security and fire/life-safety solutions in the Puget Sound area...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
11/03/17

Convergint Technologies, a firm in service-based systems integration, announced the acquisition of Minnesota-based Security Products Company...

Click here to read the entire article at www.cisomag.com
11/01/17

Convergint Technologies has furthered its presence in the banking industry with the acquisition of Blaine, Minn.-based Security Products Co. (SPC)...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
11/01/17

B Safe, a regional provider of security and fire/life-safety systems to subscribers in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, has acquired substantially all assets of Ocean Security Systems of Toms River, NJ ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
10/31/17

Alarm Financial Services (AFS) has sold its portfolio of more than 10,000 alarm monitoring accounts to an undisclosed buyer...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
10/23/17

ADS Security announces it has acquired the accounts of Tuscaloosa, Ala.-based Equinox Alarm Services...

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10/19/17

ADT, the leader in security and automation solutions for homes and businesses in North America, today announced the acquisition of Gaston Security....

Click here to read the entire article at globenewswire.com
10/04/17

Dynamark Security Centers in late September announced its purchase of Buckeye Protective Services...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/18/17

Convergint Technologies, based here, has acquired the Charleston, S.C.-based Integrated Security Systems division (ISSD) of SDI Presence for undisclosed terms...

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09/15/17

SMS picks up nearly 1,000 accounts in the deal and will maintain the Lint Security brand in Gainesville, GA, with an eye for further expansion...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
09/13/17

ADS Security has acquired the accounts of PMI Security in New Bern, NC...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/06/17

Prospect Partners has sold its portfolio company Summit Companies, a fire and life safety service and installation company, to CI Capital Partners...

Click here to read the article from pepdigest.com
09/05/17

ABCO has acquired Trico Security, which specializes in access control and IP video surveillance systems...

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09/04/17

The new South African owners of Noonan Services, the Dublin-based facilities management and contract cleaning company, have signalled that they plan to continue the company’s acquisition drive, including into continental Europe...

Click here to read the entire article at irishtimes.com
09/01/17

Hanover security company Eyewitness Surveillance has acquired a Detroit-area firm to help grow its staff and national customer base...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
08/21/17

General Cannabis Corp, the comprehensive national resource to the regulated cannabis industry, today announced the acquisition of Mile High Protection Services LLC...

Click here to read the entire article at globenewswire.com
08/10/17

Vector Security has acquired Security Associates, a local provider of security services in Baltimore and the surrounding area...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
08/09/17

ADT announced it purchased substantially all the assets and business of Protec Inc., a commercial security system integrator based in the Pacific Northwest...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/07/17

In a deal finalized on Aug. 3, ADS Security purchased ERMC Security Solutions’ account base, bringing more than 600 accounts under ADS’ branch in Chattanooga, Tenn...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/07/17

The acquisition of Arkansas Automatic Sprinklers/United Fire Suppression expands VSC Fire & Security’s geographic territory and services...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
08/01/17

BidVest confirmed on Monday it is buying out London-based private equity firm Alchemy Partners and Noonan’s management’s combined 100 per cent stake in the company, marking its second change in ownership in less than a decade...

Click here to read the entire article at irishtimes.com
08/01/17

Security services contractor Constellis has agreed to acquire investigative services provider Omniplex World Services Corp. in an effort to combine technology and consulting work and increase footprints in the intelligence community...

Click here to read the entire article at washingtontechnology.com
07/26/17

Sentry Alarm Systems of America, based in Monterey, CA, has announced its acquisition of CPP, a traditional security company located in Sacramento, CA...

Click here to read the entire article at securityinfowatch.com
07/25/17

The Brink’s Company, the global leader in cash management, secure logistics and security solutions, announced that it has signed an exclusive agreement to negotiate the purchase of the Temis group of companies in France for approximately $71 million...

Click here to read the entire article at globenewswire.com
07/24/17

Anonymous sources have told the Wall Street Journal that private-equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC is preparing an initial public offering for ADT at a $15 billion plus valuation..

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
07/20/17

Sciens Building Solutions, a Huron Capital holding company, has acquired Pleasanton, Calif.-based Sabah International...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
07/13/17

The Brink’s Company, the global leader in cash management, secure logistics and security solutions, announced that it has agreed to a cash purchase of Maco Transportadora de Caudales S.A. for approximately $209 million...

Click here to read the entire article at globenewswire.com
07/12/17

Convergint Technologies, a global systems integration company, announced on July 5 the acquisition of SigNet Technologies...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
07/11/17

Red Hawk Fire & Security LLC, a leader in fire, life safety and security services, today announced the acquisition of highly respected security systems integrator Tele-Tector of Maryland (TTM), further establishing Red Hawk’s place as a major player in the fire, life safety and security industry...

Click here to read the entire article at businesswire.com
07/10/17

Mountain Acquisition Co., an Aspen, CO-based holding company, has acquired Western Security Systems, a provider of residential, ranch and commercial security services here and the surrounding Yampa Valley...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
07/05/17

Titan Alarm Inc., a commercial and residential security company, announced two acquisitions this week, which includes the purchase of accounts and customer bases of Post Security and CCS Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
07/03/17

Securitas has signed an agreement to acquire the Australian security services company PSGA. The enterprise value is estimated at MSEK 36 (MAUD 5.5)...

Click here to read the entire article at prnewswire.com
06/29/17

The Protector Group, which is chaired by Lord John Stevens, has bought Valleywatch...

Click here to read the entire article at chroniclelive.co.uk
06/23/17

Constellis, a leading provider of operational support and risk management services, announced today that it has acquired American K9 Detection Services, LLC (“AMK9”)....

Click here to read the entire article at globenewswire.com
07/21/17

Owen Security Solutions announces it has successfully acquired ACS Security-Rome, a low voltage contractor specializing in the installation, monitoring and maintenance of security and life-safety systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
06/20/17

AlarmForce announces the completion of the previously disclosed sale of its US subscriber base to Lancaster PA based Select Security for a total consideration of US$11.6 million...

Click here to read the entire article at finance.yahoo.com
06/12/17

Select Security announces it has purchased Charlotte, N.C.-based Intelligent Technology and Carolina Security Group...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
06/06/17

Per Mar Security Services, a full-service security company, on June 1 announced its acquisition of Southlake Security, based in Griffith, IN...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
06/01/17

Convergint Technologies, a worldwide leader in service-based systems integration, today announced the acquisition of Miami-based Integrated Security Systems (ISS)...

Click here to read the entire article at news.sys-con.com
06/01/17

SOS Security LLC has acquired Seattle-based AS Solution...

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06/01/17

Enterprise Security, Inc. announces that it has officially signed agreements to acquire Preventronics in Tucson, AZ ...

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05/30/17

Apax Partners has completed its sale of Garda World Security, one of the
world’s largest privately owned security and cash services providers, to Rhone Capital, Stephan Crétier (Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer) and other members of the senior management team...

Click here to read the article
05/30/17

Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 employees, has announced acquisition of ALERT Protective Services, a residential community security firm based in Sarasota, Fla....

Click here for the press release ...
05/24/17

ICTS Europe is pleased to announce the successful acquisition of Gate Safe, a wholly owned subsidiary of gategroup. Gate Safe specializes in the provision of security solutions and services, primarily focused on catering, aircraft and cargo screening. Among its clients: 85 airlines and cargo operators at 30 airports across the United States...

Click here to read the press release at ictseurope.com
05/24/17

American Alarm and Communications, a full-service security company, this week announced the acquisition of Security Design Consultants...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
05/19/17

Columbus-based home and business security company A-COM Integrated Solutions said Friday it recently acquired Beck and Associates Network Solutions Inc...



Click here to read the entire article at www.ledger-enquirer.com
05/02/17

Securitas Electronic Security has acquired Central de Alarmas Adler in Mexico from Diebold Nixdor...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
05/01/17

Convergint Technologies, a worldwide leader in service-based systems integration, today announced the acquisition of Operational Security Systems, Inc. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, and with an additional location in Orlando, FL...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
05/01/17

PSA Security Network announces it has acquired USAV, a team of professional audio-visual (ProAV) integrators...

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04/10/17

Priority One Security has acquired Blue Ridge Security Solutions ...

Click here to read the entire article at gsabusiness.com
04/06/17

Secom PLC purchased all outstanding shares in mid-tier player Scan Alarms & Security Systems for several hundred million yen...

Click here to read the entire article at asia.nikkei.com
03/28/17

Criterion Security, a healthcare, government and corporate security company in the U.S., has joined forces with Paladin Security, a full-service guarding company and security systems integrator based in Canada, to create a North American super-company—PalAmerican Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/20/17

Technology solution provider K-One Technology Bhd is acquiring a 30% stake in security consultancy company AHM Consultancy & Security Services for RM8.7 million...

Click here to read the entire article at thesundaily.my
03/16/17

Security group Fidelity announced on Thursday that it has finalised its acquisition of competitor ADT, with the new firm to be named Fidelity ADT...

Click here to read the entire article at businesslive.co.za
03/14/17

Constellis, a leading provider of operational support and risk management services, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Centerra Group, LLC...

Click here to read the entire article at gsnmagazine.com
03/14/17

Paladin Security Group announced today, that effective March 1st, 2017, it has acquired Concord Security & Parking...

Click here to read the entire article at marketwired.com
03/13/17

Bulgaria's security services provider SOT has received regulatory approval to acquire control of local peer Security Holding... 

Bulgaria's security services provider SOT has received regulatory approval to acquire control of local peer Security Holding - See more at: https://seenews.com/news/bulgarian-security-services-firm-sot-gets-regulatory-nod-to-acquire-local-peer-561288#sthash.g2N1hXkU.dpuf
Click here to read the entire article at seenews.com
03/10/17

Alarm.com, a platform solution for the connected home and business, announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of two business units, Connect and Piper, from Icontrol Networks...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/08/17

Doyle Security Systems Inc., a regional provider of residential and commercial security, fire and medical monitoring systems, has acquired the accounts of Lock-Tight Alarm Inc...

03/02/17

Guardian Alarm, a super-regional security company, on March 1 was acquired by U.S.-based investment firms Certares LP and Vanwall Holdings LLC...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
02/28/17

Red Hawk Fire & Security, a portfolio company of Comvest Partners, has acquired Integrated Systems of Florida. Financial terms weren’t announced. Integrated Systems of Florida, of Oldsmar, is a security systems integration company...

 

Click here to read the entire article at pehub.com
02/27/17

Gardium Sécurité Inc. is proud to announce that it has acquired the Avant-Garde Group, a consortium that includes six companies that provide security solutions...

Click here to read the entire article at newswire.ca
02/08/17

The merger with Marcomm Systems Group and CONTAVA creates one of Canada’s largest guarding and security integration companies...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
02/06/17

Red Hawk Fire & Security LLC, a leader in fire, life safety and electronic security services today announced the purchase of Alarm Tech Solutions (ATS) a trusted fire and life safety integrator in the Baltimore, Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. areas...

Click here to read the entire article at businesswire.com
02/03/17

Convergint Technologies, a portfolio company of KRG, has acquired Post Browning...

Click here to read the entire article at pehub.com
02/02/17

All Peace Protection, a Grande Prairie security company, has been acquired by the Saskatchewan company Athabasca Basin Security...

Click here to read the entire article at canadiansecuritymag.com
02/02/17

Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 employees, today has announced that it acquired the security services portion of Yale Enforcement Services, Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at prnewswire.com
02/02/17

Paladin Security Group announced it has acquired Victoria-based KC Security Services as of February 1, 2017...

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01/31/17

Red Hawk Fire & Security LLC, a leader in fire, life safety and electronic security services, today announced the purchase of Integrated Systems of Florida...

Click here to read the entire article at securityinfowatch.com
01/25/17

Liberty, one of Canada's largest independent security providers, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of North Star Security Systems Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at finance.yahoo.com
01/24/17

American Alarm and Communications, the Arlington-based security systems integration and monitoring company, has acquired Weymouth based Atlas Alarm Corp., a major fire alarm and life-safety systems company in the greater Boston area...

Click here to read the entire article at arlington.wickedlocal.com
01/20/17

Parsippany-based SOS Security LLC, a security company, announced it has recently acquired the operating assets of New Horizon Security Services Inc., a provider of manned security services in Manassas, Virginia...

Click here to read the entire article at njbiz.com
01/05/17

On Jan. 3 ADS announced its first acquisition of 2017: Falcon Fire Systems, based out of Summerville, SC...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
01/05/17

Threat Protect Australia has purchased an option to acquire both a Sydney-based and Brisbane-based security monitoring businesses for circa $6.0 million...

Click here to read the entire article at proactiveinvestors.com

12/31/16

Titan Alarm, a security, access, fire and surveillance company, made its third acquisition of 2016, finishing the year strong with the purchase of accounts and RMR of Arrow Security Design LLC, a Scottsdale, Ariz.-based company...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com

12/14/16

Cunningham Security Systems, a commercial and residential security company based here, recently acquired two companies, adding approximately 3,200 mostly residential customers, $150,000 in RMR and a UL-listed central station to the company’s growing, commercially-heavy account base...

Click here to read the entire artilce at www.securitysystemsnews.com
12/07/16

Sohgo Security Services, better known as Alsok, has agreed to purchase rival Hitachi Security Service, part of efforts to expand its customer base...

Click here to read the entire article at asia.nikkei.com
11/30/16

U.S. Security Associates (USA) announced the acquisition of ODS Security Solutions (ODS), a leading provider of security services based in Richmond, Virginia...

Click here to read the entire article at prnewswire.com
11/18/16

SOS Security, one of the largest security companies in the U.S., is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Eastern Security Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at prnewswire.com
11/14/16

AFA Protective Systems Inc., a super regional alarm company, has acquired the alarm business assets of Pro-Tech Security Ltd., effective Nov. 1...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
11/08/16

Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 employees, has announced the purchase of Source Security & Investigations, based in Halifax, Nova Scotia...

Click here to read the press release at www.aus.com
11/01/16

Continuing a record-setting year for acquisitions, ADS Security recently acquired 1,100 accounts from Branham Security, based in Elgin, SC...

Click here to read the article at securitysystemsnews.com
10/17/16

A Cornwall-based company which provides fire protection and security services has been acquired for £7.6m by Marlowe, an investment vehicle backed by Lord Ashcroft...

Click here to read the article at insidermedia.com
10/11/16

Select Security, based here, announces the addition of three new branch offices and its expansion into the Carolinas, following the completion of three acquisitions...

Click here to read the article at securitysales.com
10/05/16

NuSource Financial, a provider of transaction solutions, has announced its strategic acquisition of Superior Safe & Security...

Click here to read the article at atmmarketplace.com
10/05/16

Convergint Technologies, a global systems integration company with headquarters in Schaumburg, Ill., completed its seventh acquisition of the year with the purchase of Go Security Solutions...

Click here to read the article at securitysystemsnews.com
10/05/16

Owen Security Solutions has acquired Tight Security Systems of Ellijay, Ga., for undisclosed terms...

Click here to read the article at securitysales.com
10/03/16

Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 employees, today has announced the purchase of FJC Security Services, based in Floral Park, N.Y...

Click here to read the press release at prnewswire.com
09/26/16

ADS Security has acquired customer accounts from Sanders Security of Dothan, Alabama. The purchase adds approximately 1,600 accounts – 60 percent residential and 40 percent commercial...

Click here to read the press release at www.adssecurity.com
09/19/16

Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 140,000 employees, today has announced acquisition of Apollo International, a security company whose corporate headquarters are in Walpole, Mass., and have a global office in New York...

Click here to read the article at prnewswire.com
09/14/16

American Alarm and Communications recently acquired Electralarm Security Systems...

Click here to read the article at securitysystemsnews.com
09/13/16

Constellis, a leading provider of operational support and risk management services, announced today that it has completed a management-led buyout by a consortium of investors...

Click here to read the entire article at marketwired.com
09/08/16

U.S. Security Associates announces the acquisition of Landmark Protection Corporate Security, a leading provider of security services in Northern California...

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09/07/16

Vanderbilt, a global provider of security systems based here, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Access Control Technology Ltd, a Dublin-based company that designs and manufactures enterprise level and cloud-based access control and video management solutions...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/06/16

With a vision to create a safe, comfortable and sustainable world, a newly formed Johnson Controls begins operations today following the successful completion of its merger with Tyco, marking a historic turning point for both companies...

Click here to read the entire article at finance.yahoo.com
09/02/16

State Systems Inc. made its second 2016 acquisition and its fourth in the past 18 months.

The company acquired the Central Arkansas business of Dunk Fire & Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
09/01/16

Convergint Technologies, a service-based systems integrator, has announced the acquisition of TACanada. Convergint said TACanada provides intelligent buildings through the use of open systems that seamlessly integrate mechanical, electrical, lighting, security, card access, and camera systems...

Click here to read the entire article at achrnews.com
08/31/16

Security systems provider Vanderbilt has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Access Control Technology Ltd., based in Dublin, Ire...

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08/11/16

Security Central picks up 25,000 wholesale monitoring accounts with its purchase of Loss Prevention Services of Clemmons, N.C...

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08/10/16

FIMI is negotiating to acquire the security company for NIS 350-400 million...

Click here to read the entire article at www.globes.co.il
08/05/16

Private equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC is in discussions to buy Constellis Holdings LLC, the owner of the U.S. military security services business formerly known as Blackwater...

Click here to read the entire article at www.reuters.com
08/03/16

Midwest Alarm Services, a provider of life safety systems, has acquired Electric Specialties Company of Omaha, NE...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/03/16

B Safe, a regional provider of security and fire alarms in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, made its fourth acquisition of the year in July with the purchase of Eyes On You Security of Bear, DE...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/03/16

Titan Alarm, a security, access, fire and surveillance company based here, made its second acquisition of the year with the purchase of 440 accounts from Giant Security Systems, Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/03/16

Doyle Security Systems, a regional provider of residential and commercial security, life-safety and medical monitoring systems, has acquired the alarm accounts of Syracuse, N.Y.-based Murphy’s Lock and Alarm...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
08/01/16

AlliedBarton Security Services and Universal Services of America today finalized the merger to form Allied Universal, a security services and solutions company. The new organization, with more than 140,000 employees, is the largest security services company in North America...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
07/29/16

Sohgo Security Services, has decided to buy 49% -- the upper limit of foreign ownership in Vietnam -- of Royal Haiphong Security Service...

Click here to read the entire article at asia.nikkei.com
07/27/16

CSG Security doubled the size of its business with the acquisition of Intelligent Technology Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
07/27/16

Select Security, a super-regional security company, has acquired 5 Star Security, a Bluemont, Va.-based high-end residential company...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
07/19/16

U.S. Security Associates announces the acquisition of 50 State Security Service, a leading provider of security services in South Florida...

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07/15/16

Stanley Security Solutions Canada has acquired Le Groupe Intégral, an installing security contractor located in Saint-Laurent, Quebec, that also provides remote monitoring service for residential and commercial customers...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
07/13/16

ADS Security, a super-regional security and automation company based here, has acquired customer accounts from Alarm Specialists of Cocoa, Fla...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
07/12/16

Cleaning service provider Aktiva has acquired a majority stake in private security firm Varnost Maribor...

Click here to read the entire article at www.english.sta.si
07/12/16

CSG acquiring 100% of the shares and credit loans of the various Cape Town-based operation of Recall Africa – namely Recall Security Alphen Hotel, Recall Security Woodbridge Island, Recall Security Corral Grove, Recall Security Big Bay Beach Club and Recall Risk Services – for R16m...

Click here to read the entire article at www.cbn.co.za.com
07/06/16

Convergint Technologies continues to stay busy, announcing the acquisition of TACanada, an intelligent building systems provider...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
07/05/16

Per Mar Security Services has acquired Neighborhood Patrol (NPI) Security Services, a provider of security officer and mobile patrol services ...

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07/04/16

Canadian security firm GardaWorld has completed the acquisition of KK security as it looks to expand its footprint across Africa...

Click here to read the entire article at www.citizen.co.ke
06/29/16

Seacoast Security, a full-service company, acquired about 3,000 accounts, $80,000 in RMR, from Main Security Surveillance...

Click here to read the article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
06/27/16

Support services group Marlowe (MRL) completed the acquisition of Fire & Security Group and acquired WCS Environmental after being admitted to AIM in April...

Click here to read the article at www.stockmarketwire.com
06/21/16

Milwaukee-based security solutions provider Associated Technical Services Inc. and its affiliated company, Southern Musicast Inc., were acquired by Quincy, Illinois-based Alarm Systems Inc. on June 1...

Click here to read the article at www.biztimes.com
06/12/16

EFS Facilities Services, an integrated facilities management services company, announced the acquisition of SecurePlus, a UAE-based security services provider...

Click here to read the article at www.gulfnews.com
06/01/16

LOUD Security, based here, recently purchased 400 accounts from Saturn Security Systems of Newnan, GA...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
06/01/16

Convergint's fifth purchase of 2016 is: Corporate Security Services of Edison, N.J...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
06/01/16

Doyle Security Systems acquired Albany Protective Service...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
05/31/16

Concierge Technologies, Inc. announced the planned acquisition of Brigadier Security Systems of Saskatoon, Canada for an undisclosed price to be paid in cash...

Click here to read the press release at finance.yahoo.com
05/25/16

Security ONE Alarm Systems, a security and automation company headquartered in Leamington, ON, has acquired Homematix Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
05/18/16

Electra Ltd. is considering the acquisition of international security company G4S's business in Israel, and is conducting preliminary contacts on the subject...

Click here to read the entire article at globes.co.il
05/11/16

ADS Security, a super-regional security and automation company headquartered here, has acquired customer accounts from DetectAlert of Melbourne, Fla...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
05/10/16
Paladin Security has completed the acquisition of Security Group's security business...
Click here to read the entire article at canadiansecuritymag.com
05/05/16

B Safe Inc., a regional provider of security and fire alarms to Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, acquired Delaware Electric Signal Inc. of Dover, DE...

Click here to read the entire article at sdmmag.com
05/04/16

Convergint Technologies, a KRG Fund IV portfolio company and leading independent provider of integration services for electronic security, fire and life safety, and building automation systems has announced the acquisition of Total Recall...

Click here to read the press release at www.businesswire.com
05/04/16

Supreme Security Systems, a regional security company based here, has acquired the 500 accounts of Homeguard Alarm Systems, based in Fair Haven, NJ...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
05/02/16

AlliedBarton Security Services and Universal Services of America today announced that they have agreed to merge, creating the leading security company in North America...

Click here to read the press release
04/20/16

Convergint Technologies, a global systems integration firm, on April 8 announced it has acquired H&E Comfort Controls, a provider of building automation and security...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
04/19/16

Convergint Technologies, a worldwide leader in service-based systems integration, today announced the acquisition of Enion AG Integrated Security Solutions...

Click here to read the press release at news.sys-con.com
04/13/16

Nationwide security integrator Advanced Security Group has acquired Concord Security further strengthening its position in New Zealand...

Click here to read the press release at www.scoop.co.nz
04/11/16

NOONAN, a market leading provider of strategically outsourced services, has purchased the business and assets of The Shield Guarding Company Limited & TSG Security Limited...

Click here to read the article at infologue.com
04/05/16

Per Mar Security Services has purchased its second Wisconsin security firm in about a year with its acquisition of Northern Wisconsin Security & Sound Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at qctimes.com
03/19/16

China Security & Fire, which sells security products, plans to spend A$157.5 million ($120.3 million) to purchase security related assets owned by Securecorp Australia Pty Ltd and eWitness Nominees Pty Ltd, it said in a filing to the Shanghai stock exchange on Friday.

Its Hong Kong subsidiary will purchase Impact Success Limited and United Premier International Limited for 1.3 billion Thai baht ($37.3 million)...

Click here to read the entire article at bangkokpost.com
03/18/16

Nashville, Tenn.-based ADS Security has acquired customer accounts from Central Carolina Security...

Click here to read the entire article at securityinfowatch.com
03/14/16

U.S. Security Associates announced the acquisition of McRoberts Protective Agency, Inc., the oldest security firm in America and a venerable brand synonymous with quality and innovation...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prweb.com
03/02/16

In a transaction valued at $443 million, Checkpoint Systems, a supplier of retail security and asset management solutions, today announced that it has agreed to be acquired by CCL Industries, a specialty packaging solutions company, for $10.15 per share in cash...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
03/01/16

In two separate announcements Honeywell today said it is no longer pursuing a merger with UTC, and it also said it has purchased video verification provider Videofied (RSI Video Technologies) for $123 million...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
02/24/16

Tom Hagen, long-time president and owner of independent integration firm Pro-Tec Design, is the latest security executive to choose ESOP (employee stock ownership plan) as an exit strategy...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
02/17/16

In its first acquisition since it became an independent company in 2012, Red Hawk Fire & Security today announced the acquisition of Systems Sales Corporation...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
02/16/16

After years of rumors that ADT would be acquired by one entity or another, the home and business security giant today announced it has agreed to be acquired by Apollo Global Management for $6.9 billion ($42 per share). Apollo plans to combine ADT with Protection 1. . .

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
02/12/16

B Safe, a regional provider of security and fire alarms, has acquired two companies in New Jersey: Cary Security of Fair Haven and Power Systems Security & Communications of Bay Head....

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
02/11/16

Mountain Acquisition Company, LCC, a Denver, Colorado based holding company, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Eagle Security Systems...

 
Click here to read the entire article at benzinga.com
02/08/16

Wormald Fire and Security, formerly known as Evergreen Capital Group of Companies, expanded its portfolio of global businesses with the acquisition of Wormald Australia on January 29...

Click here to read the entire article at fijitimes.com
02/08/16

ADS Security, a regional electronic security and automation company based here, has acquired customer accounts from Security and Fire Equipment Co. (SAFECO) of Northport, Ala...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysales.com
02/01/16

On Feb. 1, 2016, Diebold Inc. announced it has completed the previously disclosed agreement to sell its North America-based electronic security business to Securitas AB...

Click here to read the entire article at www.sdmmag.com
01/28/16

World Wide Security of New York has completed the sale of its business to Novidam Capital LLC...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysales.com
01/27/16

Lydia Security Monitoring, the parent company of COPS Monitoring, both based here, announced today it has acquired wholesale central station United Central Control...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
01/27/16

Three of ADT’s largest and most established authorized dealers have merged their businesses. 

The combined operations of SafeStreetsUSA, Gaylord Security and ASC Security USA — now operating under the name SafeStreetsUSA — will cover more than 90% of the U.S. population in 39 states...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysales.com
01/24/16

Johnson Controls Inc, a U.S. manufacturer of car batteries and heating and ventilation equipment, is in advanced talks to buy fire protection and security company Tyco International Plc...

Click here to read the entire article at reuters.com
01/11/16

ATALIAN, a leading international provider of facility services to companies in 21 countries, today announced its expansion into the North American market with the acquisition of Temco Facility Services...

Click here to read the press release at www.businesswire.com
01/06/16

FE Moran Security Solutions has announced the purchase of Indianapolis-based Sentinel Alarm Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysales.com
01/04/16

Convergint Technologies, a global systems integrator, announced the acquisition of Dakota Security Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com

12/15/15

Guardian Alarm, a super-regional company based in Southfield, Michigan, has acquired SVI Systems, based in Stuart, Fla., nearly doubling its size in that state...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com

12/04/15

WH Security is proud to announce that it has teamed up with Appollo Security, formerly out of Hamel, to expand its security services in the Twin Cities-Metro region..

Click here to read the entire article at prleap.com
12/03/15

TCF Capital Funding, the Chicago-based cash flow and asset-based lending division of TCF National Bank, announced that it provided financing to support United American Security, a portfolio company of LaSalle Capital in its acquisition of the commercial division of Security Assurance Management, Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at abladvisor.com
12/02/15

Paladin Security is pleased to announce that it has finalized terms for the merger with the Action BMS group of companies...

Click here to read the press release at www.paladinsecurity.com
11/24/15

Doyle acquired accounts from Alert Protective Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
11/17/15
Facility management and security services provider Tenon Group has acquired a 51 per cent stake in Singapore-based security service company Frontline Security Pte Ltd...
Click here to read the entire article at vccircle.com
11/17/15

Bates Security announced on Tuesday it has acquired Kentucky Alarm Services...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysales.com
11/11/15

Minuteman Security Technologies has acquired Concentric Security Resources of Manchester, N.H., bringing the regional systems integrator “an anchor” in New Hampshire...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
11/10/15

Stanley Security acquired wholesale monitoring company SentryNet at the beginning of August...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
10/31/15

U.S. Security Associates (USA), through its wholly owned affiliate, Andrews International LLC, announced the acquisition of Entourage Security Management, one of London’s premier security firms...

Click here to read the entire press release at www.ussecurityassociates.com
10/29/15

ADS Security, a regional electronic security and automation company, has acquired customer accounts from Integrated Systems of Opelika, Ala....

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
10/27/15

Gough & Kelly, which has a £6m turnover, employs over 140 staff at its Leeds headquarters and provides a range of security products and services to organisations across the region, has acquired Rothwell-based Haigh Alarms...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bdaily.co.uk
10/27/15

EKG Security Inc., headquartered in Gainesville, Georgia, was acquired in September 2015 by Trinity Services Corporation, located in Vidalia, Georgia.

Click here to read the article at www.prnewswire.com
10/26/15

Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus and Partners Group, announced today that it has acquired the ABM Security Business, a division of ABM...

Click here to read the press release at securityinfowatch.com
10/25/15

Securitas has agreed to acquire the commercial contracts and operational assets of Diebold Incorporated's Electronic Security business in North America, and will operate as Securitas Electronic Security Inc...

Click here to read the article at www.prnewswire.com
10/07/15

Armed with $40 million in growth financing from Goldman Sachs Specialty Lending Group, Fluent Home is looking to “keep and better service” its accounts and increase its U.S. business.

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
10/07/15

Super-regional Per Mar Security Services has acquired 2,000 accounts with its purchase of Northern Safety and Security of Bemidji, Minn...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/23/15

Western Australian security company Threat Protect Australia, formerly East Africa Resources, has completed its second acquisition in two weeks as part of a rapid growth strategy...

Click here to read the entire article at proactiveinvestors.com.au
09/23/15

Battery Ventures on Sept. 20 closed the NICE physical security business unit deal and renamed the business Qognify...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/11/15

Threat Protect Australia marked its listing on the ASX today with the news it has completed due diligence on one of two planned acquisitions...

Click here to read the entire article at businessnews.com.au
09/09/15

Versar, Inc. announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Johnson Controls' specialized federal security integration business, known as Johnson Controls Security Systems (JCSS)...

Click here to read the entire article at ww.prnewswire.com
09/03/15

Habitec Security has expanded its reach in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan with the acquisition of Bigelow Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com

Vector Security Gains 17,000 Clients With Pelican Security Network Deal

09/02/15

Vector Security's acquisition of Pelican Security Network, a regional alliance of independent life safety and security services providers, helps the firm expand its footprint in Louisiana, Texas and Mississippi...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
09/02/15

A.p.i. Monitoring has acquired Trent Security, a full-service security company...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/01/15

ADS Security (ADS), a regional electronic security and automation company, has acquired 2,000 accounts from Vidalia, Ga.-based Bridgecom Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
09/01/15

Alarm Detection Systems has acquired Louisville, Colo.-based Safe Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
08/28/15

The sale of Flexim Security Oy's shares to Assa Abloy Oy was completed today in accordance with the stock exchange bulletin published on 4 June 2015 and the transaction has been approved by the competition authority...

Click here to read the press release at www.globenewswire.com
08/19/15

Crime Prevention Security Systems has acquired Scott Alarm, expanding its territory into Northeast Florida...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/11/15

National manned guarding provider Olympian Security Services Ltd has announced its acquisition of Heritage Security Services as of 1st July 2015...

Click here to read the press release at www.infologue.com
08/03/15

Perth Companies MCS Security Group and Intiga Security are planning to list on the ASX through a reverse takeover of Red Gum Resources...

Click here to read the entire article at businessnews.au
07/31/15
Paladin Security announced it is expanding its B.C. operations with the acquisition of the security business assets of All-Rite Security, effective July 31...
Click here to read the entire article at www.canadiansecuritymag.com
07/28/15

Warburg Pincus said Tuesday that it closed its majority investment in Universal Services of America. Financial terms weren’t announced. Partners Group was the seller. Santa Ana, California-based Universal Services provides security services...

Click here to read the press release at www.pehub.com
07/28/15

Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus and Partners Group, announced today that it has acquired Guardsmark...

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07/28/15

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — ADS Security, a regional electronic security and automation company based here, has acquired more than 1,000 customer accounts from Myrtle, S.C.-based from ProTec Plus, Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
07/27/15

East Africa Resources will launch a capital raising of up to $5.5 million to buy local firm Threat Protect...

Click here to read the entire article at au.news.yahoo.com
07/14/15

As the first phase of its strategic expansion, GardaWorld has entered into a binding agreement for the acquisition of Aegis Group, a provider of specialized protective services with annual run-rate revenues of over CAN$450 million with a presence across 10 African and Middle East emerging markets...

Click here to read the entire article at www.canadiansecuritymag.com
07/09/15

SOS Security LLC, one of the largest security companies in the U.S., is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Exclusive Protection, Inc...

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06/30/15

Wendel, a global investment firm, today announced that it has agreed to acquire AlliedBarton Security Services, one of the largest security officer services companies in the United States, from funds managed by Blackstone, one of the world’s leading alternative asset managers, for approximately $1.67 billion...

Click here to read the entire article at www.businesswire.com
06/22/15

Mountain Acquisition Company acquired systems integrator Integrated Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
06/17/15

ADS Security, continuing to expand its footprint in the Southeast, has acquired 3,200 customer accounts from Professional Alarms of Clarkesville, Tenn..

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
06/17/15

Tunstall Americas on June 9 announced its acquisition of Kupuna Monitoring Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
06/02/15

Protection 1 has completed a deal to acquire Cam Connections Inc., a full service security systems integrator based in Lakeland, Fla., with satellite offices in Davie, Fla., and Charlotte, N.C....

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
05/22/15

Regency Security, one of the UK’s largest Private Security Companies, has today announced the acquisition of leading Private Security Company, Securidoor UK Ltd, based in the City of Southampton, Hampshire...

Click here to read the press release at www.regencysecurity.co.uk
05/22/15

B Safe, a regional provider of security and fire alarms in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, has acquired Security Connection of Gibbstown, N.J...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
05/22/15

Signs indicate Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) may be considering a spinoff of its security business...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
05/20/15

Apollo Global Management, a private equity firm, has moved into the home security space with the acquisitions of Protection 1 and ASG Security....

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
05/06/15

First Response Systems, an installation, monitoring and alarm response company based in Beaverton, OR, has acquired one of its competitors, ESDS Corporation...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
05/01/15

Alpha Alarm has acquired the burglar alarm unit of Rix Security Services of Tucumcari...

Click here to read the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
04/29/15

B Safe acquired SMARTIS Security Systems in Dover and American Protection in southern New Jersey...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
04/08/15

Convergint Technologies (“Convergint” or the “Company”), a KRG Fund IV (“KRG”) portfolio company and leading independent provider of integration services for electronic security, fire and life safety, and building automation systems has announced its acquisition of GS Security Systems Inc. (“GS Security Systems”), a leading provider of physical security systems throughout New England and the East coast...

Click here to read the entire article at www.businesswire.com
04/01/15

Centerra Group, has acquired Gregg Protection Services, a provider of protection of nuclear and biological assets as well as other high threat, national security targets worldwide...

Click here to read the entire article at www.gsnmagazine.com
04/01/15

Imperial Capital Group of Toronto has acquired super-regional Ackerman Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/31/15

Corporate Security and Investigations, Inc (CSI) acquires Investigative Consulting Services (ICS)...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prweb.com
03/31/15

Security Partners, a Lancaster, Pa.-based wholesale monitoring company, acquired equipment, accounts and staff of 1 Time, a third-party central station...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/26/15

Iverify, the leading provider of innovative security solutions, including real-time remote monitoring services, today announced it has acquired Checkview Corporation, a provider of loss prevention and security services for national accounts...

Click here to read the entire article at www.businesswire.com
03/25/15

LOUD Security Systems plans to acquire three companies by June...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/09/15

Kingdom Security Ltd has acquired the business CDO Group Ltd.  The acquisition continues the expansion of Kingdom to £90 million turnover and 4,000 people. . .

Click here to read the press release at www.infologue.com
03/05/15

Blackstone Group LP is exploring a sale of AlliedBarton Security Services in a deal that could value the largest U.S. security officer services company at around $1.5 billion, including debt...

Click here to read the entire article at www.reuters.com
03/03/15

Third-party monitoring giant Monitronics has acquired LiveWatch Security, a provider of professionally monitored DIY home security systems, for $67 million...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/02/15

Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and the 4th largest provider of security services in the U.S., today announced it has acquired Quality Security Service (QSS), Inc.—a provider of manned guard and patrol services...

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02/27/15

Tyco International plc (NYSE: TYC) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Industrial Safety Technologies (IST), a global leader in gas and flame detection, from Battery Ventures for $329.5 million in cash...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
02/18/15

Super-regional ASG Security started 2015 with the acquisition, announced today, of Fleenor Security, a Knoxville, Tenn.-based full-service security company...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
02/16/15

BusinessWatch, Cambridgeshire's leading supplier of security alarms, fire alarms, CCTV camera systems and security guarding, has acquired Trust Security Systems...

Click here to read the press release at www.journalism.co.uk
02/13/15

Wigan based Kingdom Security has added £24.5 million to its £50 million security services annual turnover in the first two months of 2015 with two security services businesses acquisitions...

Click here to read the press release at www.infologue.com
02/10/15

Within a year of buying the leading VMS provider, camera manufacturer Canon has made an offer to buy Axis Communications, the leading network camera provider, for $2.8 billion cash...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
02/04/15

Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., today announced it has acquired two SMS Holdings Corp. security guard companies—Valor Security Services and Brantley Security Services, extending its foray into the retail mall market...

Click here to read the press release at www.prnewswire.com
01/21/15

Central Security Group has added 6,000 customers and boosted its RMR to more than $7 million with its acquisition of Allied Protective Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
01/16/15

NorthStar Alarm and its equity investors, The Beekman Group and The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., are excited to announce the acquisition of certain assets from Vision Security, a residential alarm company listed at No. 47 overall on the SDM Top 100 List in 2014...

Click here to read the entire article at www.digitaljournal.com
01/16/15

U.S. Investigations Services may have found the only way to salvage the bulk of the remaining business and save the jobs of nearly 2,000 employees – selling its Global Security and Solutions business to PAE...

Click here to read the entire article at www.washingtontechnology.com
01/09/15

Convergint Technologies, a portfolio company of KRG Capital Partners, has acquired Beacon Security and Communications, a UK-based provider of security solutions...

Click here to read the entire article at pehub.com

12/23/14

The company is said to be buying a South India based man guarding services provider offering its services to manufacturing, textiles and infrastructure companies...

Click here to read the entire article at www.dealcurry.com

12/10/14

Super-regional Select Security moved into two new states—Kentucky and West Virginia—and added about 8,000 new accounts with the acquisition of Secure US of Morgantown, W.Va., and three companies in Kentucky...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
12/09/14

Generational Equity announced the acquisition of its client, Arrowhead Armored LLC, headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, by Sectran Security Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at prnewswire.com
12/05/14

Electra, has announced that it has acquired Wanganui Security, a company providing a full range of monitoring, response and security services...

Click here to read the entire article at www.scoop.co.nz
12/02/14

G4S Government Solutions, Inc. (G4S GS), which provides a wide range of security services to U.S. government-owned and operated facilities including guard services and systems integration, announced last week that it has been acquired by private equity firm Alvarez & Marsal Capital Partners for $135 million...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securityinfowatch.com
11/24/14

Doyle Security Systems, a regional provider of residential and commercial security, fire and other life-safety systems, has acquired the accounts of Dakota Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
11/20/14

Universal Protection Services announced the purchase of two guard companies, American Citadel Guard, Inc. and Cal-Crim, Inc...

Click here to read the press release at www.universalpro.com
10/30/14

Securitas has acquired the security and critical communications systems integrator SAIT in Belgium. The seller is the investment company Crescent...

Click here to read entire article at www.businesswire.com
10/29/14

Darryl Keeler, CEO of Tech Systems, announced this week that his privately held company will transition to an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
10/21/14

Prosegur has announced today the acquisition of Transvig, a security company from the region of Roraima, in Brazil...

Click here to read the press release at www.prosegur.com
10/16/14

Central Security Group has announced the acquisition of security and home automation providers, Fort Knox Security Services and SW Security Services, based in Dallas...

Click here to read the entire article at www.broadway.com
10/16/14

Today, Fort Sill Apache Tribal Chairman, Jeff Haozous, formally announced the acquisition of Tessada & Associates, Inc., through an asset purchase by Fort Sill Apache Industries, LLC (FSAIL)...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
10/10/14

The Gunnebo Security Group has completed the acquisition of Clear Image, a provider of electronic security solutions and services in the United Kingdom...

Click here to read the entire article at www.businesswire.com
10/08/14

Super-regional ASG Security added $150,000 in RMR via two acquisitions, one in New England and one in Texas...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
10/02/14

Dubai-based ports operator DP World has announced that it has acquired World Security FZE for $25.5mn...

Click here to read the entire article at www.constructionweekonline.com
10/02/14

ABM, a leading provider of facility solutions, announced today that it has acquired GBM Support Services Group Limited (“GBM”), a leading provider of cleaning, security, building maintenance, waste and facilities management services for various retail, leisure, public sector, and commercial clients throughout the U.K...

Click here to read entire article at www.businesswire.com
09/29/14

The Brink's Company announced the sale of its 36% minority interest in Hermes Transporte Blindados S.A., a cash-in-transit (CIT) business based in Lima, Peru...

Click here to read the entire article at www.finance.yahoo.com.com
09/26/14

American Alarm and Communications of Arlington, MA has completed its acquisition of Auburn-based Brothers Security Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.wbjournal.com
09/24/14

NOONAN has almost doubled in size through its acquisition of the business and operations of the Resource Group...

Click here to read the press release at www.noonan.ie
09/24/14

Intertech Security, is now a $41 million integrator after the acquisition, announced today of Accent Electronic Systems Integrators, which is known as Accent ESI, a privately-held integrator based in Bridgeville, Pa...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/19/14

Advanced Security Group continues to increase its geographical footprint in New Zealand with the announcement that it has acquired South Island company, Struthers Electronics & Security Limited...

Click here to read the entire article at www.scoop.co.nz
09/18/14

Vyanet Operating Group, based in Bend, Ore, acquired Arrowhead Alarms & Patrol and Lake Arrowhead Patrol & Security Services.  They have combined the two security firms into one new company—Lake Arrowhead Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.mountainnews.com
09/17/14

Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Tri-Ed for a total purchase price of $420 million...

Click here to read entire article at www.businesswire.com
09/09/14

Cash logistics firm SIS Prosegur has acquired the cash management business of Danish major ISS for about Rs 150 crore...

Click here to read the entire article at articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com
08/28/14

The Gunnebo Security Group (STO:GUNN) has signed an agreement with the owners of Mexican security services company, Diseños Inteligentes de Seguridad S.A de C.V (Dissamex), to acquire all shares in the company...

Click here to read entire article at www.businesswire.com
08/28/14

Security firm Alarm Capital Alliance has expanded its Georgia footprint by acquiring 1,200 accounts from Bulldog Security Services...

 

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
08/27/14

Advanced Cabling Systems, a $21 million integrator, has acquired 1st Response Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/20/14

In a deal that brings it 300 employees, $1.5 million in RMR, 25,000 customers, a guard business and a central station, SAFE Security, based here, has acquired the alarm business of Safeguard Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/15/14
Topsec Turvateenused OÜ, a subsidiary of Tallinna Kaubamaja AS, signed a contract under which it will acquire 100% of the shares 
of Viking Security AS in September...
Click here to read the entire article at www.globenewswire.com
08/14/14

ADS Security on Thursday announced that it has acquired customer accounts from Stewart Security Systems in Shelbyville, Tenn...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securityinfowatch.com
08/13/14

Emergency Response Systems has acquired the monitoring and servicing accounts of FSS ALARMS...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/11/14

Midwest Security Services has acquired AVC Security in Louisville, nearly doubling the former company’s size, officials said...

Click here to read the entire article at www.daytondailynews.com
08/08/14

Wisconsin-based Security Electronics, Inc. announced on Thursday that it has purchased the accounts of Milwaukee Dynamic Security, Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securityinfowatch.com
07/31/14

SOS Security LLC, one of the largest security companies in the U.S., is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Asset Protection Associates, Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.broadwayworld.com
07/23/14

B Safe has strengthened its position in eastern Pennsylvania with the purchase of Alarm Surveillance Technologies (AST) of Ambler, PA...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
07/17/14

UK-based private security firm G4S Plc. said Thursday that it agreed to sell G4S Sweden to Sector Alarm for a total consideration of 438 million Swedish kronor, including cash and debt, or 37.4 million pounds at current exchange rates ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.rttnews.com
07/11/14

United Central Control (UCC), based here, has acquired the wholesale monitored accounts of Red Hawk Monitoring LLC, formerly Counterforce USA and now a wholly owned subsidiary of Red Hawk Fire & Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
06/10/14
Universal Protection Service, a division of UniversalServices of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S.,has acquired Industrial Security Service Corp...
Click here to read the entire press release at www.universalpro.com
06/05/14

Hills Electronic Security (HES), in New Zealand with the acquisition of Intek Security Group Limited (Intek)...

Click here to read the entire article at techday.com
06/04/14

Guarding giant Securitas is making a concerted move into electronic security and “integrated guarding” with the purchase, announced June 2, of a 24 percent stake in remote monitoring firm Iverify. In a related move also announced Monday, Iverify bought 100 percent of the shares of commercial security and fire company TransAlarm...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
06/02/14

Alert Alarm Hawaii said Monday that it has acquired Aiea-based Sentinel Silent Alarm Co., Inc., the second-largest security alarm monitoring company in the state...

Click here to read the entire article at www.bizjournals.com
06/02/14

Systems integrator Xentry Systems expects to hit $25 million to $27 million in revenue in 2014, thanks in part to the acquisition, announced May 21, of Acree Daily Integrated Systems, an integrator based here...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
05/23/14

Bay Alarm, a leading provider of security solutions and alarm systems for commercial and residential clients, announced today that it has acquired SDA security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prweb.com
05/08/14

FENTON, Mo. — ABF Security Systems has enhanced its footprint in the Midwest with the acquisition of St. Louis-based Aspen Security Corp. for an undisclosed amount...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
05/02/14

B-Safe Security, a regional provider of security and fire alarms to Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, completed a transaction to acquire Total Security of Newark, Del...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
05/02/14

McRoberts Protective Agency, Inc. Acquired the Assets of
Liberty Guard Service, Inc. of New England...

Click here to read the press release.
05/02/14
The ADT Corporation announced it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire Reliance Protectron, a subsidiary of Reliance Comfort Limited Partnership, a portfolio company of investment funds managed by Alinda Capital Partners, for total cash consideration of approximately  USD$500 million (CAD $555 million)...
Click here to read the entire article at www.asmag.com
05/01/14

ADS Security has acquired American Burglar and Fire Alarms (AB&F) in Columbia, S.C.

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
04/11/14

Staff Pro, the country’s second-largest event staffing company, has been acquired by U.S. Security Associates in a deal that closed March 27...

Click here to read the entire press release at www.pollstar.com
04/22/14

Home security firm SimpliSafe has just received a minority investment from Sequoia Capital...

Click here to read the entire article at www.vcpost.com
04/23/14

Bolstering its platforms in Louisiana and Florida, super-regional security company ASG on April 22 announced two acquisitions: Alarm Detection Systems (ADS) of Houma, La., and Amsafe Security Systems, based in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
04/25/14

Guardian Alarm Company has enhanced its presence in the Ohio market through its acquisition of Concord, Ohio-based ADS Security Systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
04/30/14

The ADT Corporation today announced it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire Reliance Protectron Inc...

click here to read the entire article at www.businesswire.com
03/27/14

SOS Security LLC, is pleased to announce its recent acquisition of Marill Security Services ...

Click here to read the press release.
03/18/14

SecurAmerica has added Washington, DC-area security firm American Security Programs, Inc. (ASP) as a wholly-owned subsidiary...

Click here to read the entire press release at www.securamericallc.com
03/18/14

Command Security Corporation announced today that it has acquired a minority interest in Ocean Protection Services Ltd (OPS), a UK based company specializing in armed maritime security, risk management and risk analysis...

Click here to read the entire press release at www.commandsecurity.com
03/14/14

Soverus Group, a leading security solutions company owned by Singaporean businessman, Peter Lim, and the son of the Johor Sultan, Tunku Abdul Rahman, have inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to set up a premium security business in Iskandar Malaysia...

Click here to read the press release at www.soverus.com
03/12/14

Vyanet Operating Group acquired Guard Pro Protection Services, based here, on Feb. 7...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/10/14
Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., is excited to announce that they have acquired Hannon Security Services, Inc...
Click here to read the entire press release at www.broadwayworld.com
03/06/14

Grosvenor Corporate Security, a division of Grosvenor Services is delighted to announce the acquisition of Charter Security Limited...

 

Click here to read the entire article at www.infologue.com
03/05/14

ADS Security announced the acquisition of the accounts of two Alabama security companies, Advanced Electronic Solutions of Opelika, and Guardian Security Systems of Decatur...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/03/14

The Carlyle Group, the New York based global alternative asset management firm, co-founded and led by co CEO David Rubenstein, has agreed to buy 100% of Tyco’s Korean security business, known as ADT Korea...

Click here to read the entire article at www.jewishbusinessnews.com
02/19/14

B Safe acquired Tatra Security Systems, of Franklin Lakes, N.J., in the northern part of that state; and Radar Security Systems, of Mantua, N.J., which is in the southern part of the state...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
02/11/14

Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., is excited to announce that they have acquired International Security Management Group, Inc. (ISMG) ...

Click here to read the entire press release at www.digitaljournal.com
02/05/14

Gloucestershire fire and security specialist Allcooper is expanding its business nationally, following the acquisition of Cambridge-based security installers Meridian Surveillance Systems Ltd...

Click here to read the entire article at www.southwestbusiness.co.uk
02/05/14

ASG Security has acquired a “platform for hyper-growth” with the Jan. 31 acquisition of National Alarm Systems of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
01/29/14

Universal Protection Service, one of the largest providers of security services in the United States, has acquired Kapolei-based Kiamalu Consulting & Investigations Agency...

Click here to read the entire press release at www.bizjournals.com
01/28/14

OpenGate Capital, a global private buyout firm, announced today it has integrated AGIS Fire & Security into its portfolio of wholly owned businesses...

Click here to read the entire article at www.marketwatch.com
01/27/14

American Alarm and Communications announced this week that it has acquired AAA Custom Alarm Systems of Warwick, R.I...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
01/17/14

G4S, the leading global integrated security company, announces that the sale of G4S Cash Solutions (Canada) Limited...

Click here to read the entire announcement at www.g4s.com
01/08/14

SecurTek Monitoring Solutions, a provider of monitoring services for commercial and residential customers across Canada, has acquired 9,000 customer accounts from Burnaby, British Columbia-based Scott Security Systems ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
01/08/14

ISS, a leading global facility services provider, has agreed to sell its commercial security activities in Australia and New Zealand to Wilson Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.globenewswire.com
01/07/14

Securadyne took a giant step toward becoming a national integrator with the acquisition, accounced today, of Intelligent Access Systems (IAS)...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
01/06/14

Alarm Detection Systems, Inc., a leading provider of commercial and residential security services, today announced its acquisition of Apex Alarm Systems, Inc...

Click here to read entire article at www.securityinfowatch.com
12/19/13

LANCASTER, Pa.—Security Partners, based here, announced today that is has acquired its third monitoring center: Mace Central Station, located in Anaheim, Calif...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
12/16/13

With the goal of increasing the percentage of revenue it derives from services from 25 to 40 percent, G4S Technology, a national systems integrator and project management company for electronic security systems and communication networks, has launched a new division...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
12/16/13
Prosegur has acquired Chubb Security Services in Australia, a company specializing in the cash logistics and ATMs’ operation and servicing sector...
Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
12/10/13

Prosegur has taken over the cash valuables in transit business of Brink's in Germany...

Click here to read the entire press release at www.prosegur.com
12/09/13

KKR & Co LP and Bain Capital are among suitors which have placed initial bids for Tyco International Inc's South Korean security systems unit, a business valued at about $1.6 billion ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.in.reuters.com
12/09/13

Suburban-Chicago based Convergint Technologies has announced  its second acquisition within the last 30 days with the purchase of FSC, a leading provider of physical security systems and services throughout Eastern Canada...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securityinfowatch.com
12/03/13

DUBLIN, Ireland—Ingersoll Rand spinoff company, Allegion, is now an independent, pure play security company, “a $2 billion startup” with potential for continued growth in North America...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
11/26/13

SANTA ANA, Calif., Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., is excited to announce that they have acquired IPC International...

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11/26/13

Convergint Technologies, a KRG Fund IV portfolio company and leading independent provider of  integration services for electronic security, fire and life safety, and building automation systems in North America, has announced its acquisition of China-based ICD Security Systems...

Click here to read entire article at www.businesswire.com
11/22/13

Kastle Systems International added 4,000 customer sites and a new, highly specialized UL-listed Five Diamond central station in New York City with the Nov. 21 acquisition of Mutual Central Alarm Services and Stat-Land Security Systems from ADT...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitydirectornews.com
11/22/13

Heartland Security of Melrose, MN is pleased to announce its acquisition of Peart and Associates' electronic security division ...

Click here to read the announcement in kpcoop.com's December Newsletter
11/21/13

Roscot Security, based in Short Acre Street, has been bought by Solihull company Integrity Security Group...

Click here to read entire article at www.expressandstar.com
11/20/13

Alarm Capital Alliance has expanded into a new state with the acquisition of the branch of Safeguard Security and Communications...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
11/20/13

The addition of Westfire to the Tyco family will complement and enhance SimplexGrinnell, another Tyco business, and bring it more customers and RMR opportunities. . .

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
11/13/13

GardaWorld announced that it has bought the guarding operations of Toronto-based Total Security Management Services (TSM), which employs 1,200 people across Canada...

Click here to read the entire article at www.canadiansecuritymag.com
11/13/13

LOWELL, Mass.—Viewpoint Monitoring, a video monitoring company with commercial accounts across North America, has seen positive early results with its “blended solution,” which involves a partnership with AlliedBarton, a security guard company traditionally viewed as a business rival...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com

11/13/13 UK-based G4S, the world's biggest security-services provider, is planning to boost its Brazil business through further acquisitions... Click here to read the entire article at www.latinvex.com

11/12/13

(Reuters) - Fire protection and security company Tyco International Ltd has approached private equity firms offering to sell its Korean security unit Caps Co...

Click here to read the article at www.reuters.com
11/04/13

Securitas has acquired 65 percent of the shares in the security solutions company Tehnomobil in Croatia. The purchase of the remaining 35 percent of the shares is agreed to take place at the end of 2015...

Click here to read the entire article at www.businesswire.com
11/01/13

Newmark Security plc, a leading provider of electronic and physical
security systems, is pleased to announce that on 1 November 2013, its subsidiary
company, Safetell Limited has acquired the business of Gunnebo
Security Installations, a division of Gunnebo UK Limited...

Click here to read the entire article at www.wsj.com
11/07/13

Per Mar Security Services has purchased the assets of two Indiana security companies, Centech Security Systems and S&L Services for an undisclosed amount...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
11/06/13

G4S, the FTSE 100-listed security company, has unveiled job cuts and a strategy review to turn the fortunes of the company and its share price around. . .

Click here to read the entire article at www.telegraph.co.uk
10/30/13

SAFE has announced this week that it has acquired more than 16,000 accounts, representing $650,000 in RMR.

The new accounts are CastleRock Security residential and commercial alarm monitoring subscriber accounts...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
10/21/13

Securitas has acquired the security solutions companies Rentsec and Vamsa in South Africa. Total enterprise value is estimated to approximately MSEK 57 (MZAR 90)...

Click here to read the entire press release at www.securitas.com
10/11/13

Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., announced that they have acquired Carney Security Service, Inc. . .

Click here to read entire article at www.digitaljournal.com
10/10/13

Convergint Technologies LLC, Schaumburg, Ill., announced that as part of its active acquisition strategy, it has acquired Tampa-based Qualified Systems Contracting Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.sdmmag.com
10/09/13

SAFE president and CEO Paul Sargenti reports that the company has more than doubled in size within the last year and recently acquired 6,000 additional accounts from Pinnacle Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
10/09/13

With its acquisition of Draganchuk Alarm Services, Boyd & Associates has further expanded its presence in the field of alarm verification and patrol services...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
09/25/13

The nation's largest provider of security guards plans to discontinue its
lowest-cost health plans and steer roughly 55,000 workers to new
government-sponsored insurance exchanges for coverage next year, in the latest
sign of the fraying ties between employment and health care...

Click here to read the entire article at www.wsj.com
09/12/13

BELTSVILLE, Md. — ASG Security has acquired Metairie, La.-based Hartman Electronics for an undisclosed amount...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
09/04/13

Securadyne Systems, LLC announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Advanced Control Concepts, Inc., a leading Florida-based security systems integrator...

Click here to read the entire article at www.eon.businesswire.com
08/30/13

Sentry Security, based here, has acquired Stand Guard Security, of Crystal Lake, Ill...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/30/13

Securitas has acquired the commercial security services business contracts and assets and some stand-alone receptionist services of ISS Facility Services in Denmark...

Click here to read the entire press release at www.securitas.com
08/28/13

The company bolts on a Worcester, Mass., company, enhancing service; it also grows revenue by 15 percent, RMR by 14 percent ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/28/13

CHICAGO—In a deal that adds $15 million in revenue and brings design-build capabilities, important industry certifications and major government and commercial clients into its fold, systems integration firm SDI has acquired X7, a Washington, D.C.-based integration company...

Click here to view the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/22/13

LANCASTER, Pa. — In an effort to provide hot-redundancy to its dealers, Security Partners has acquired its second central station — San Antonio-based Response Center USA — for an undisclosed amount...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
08/19/13

CEO Petrow says deal is just the beginning of Vector's move into managed infrastructure and business intelligence space...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
08/19/13

Tyco Security Products announced recently that the company has completed the acquisition of Exacq Technologies...

Click here to read the entire article at www.us.sourcesecurity.com
08/15/13

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — With its acquisition of full service electronic firm, Security Services, ADS Security (ADS) has added 1,000 accounts to its customer base...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
07/31/13

Boca Raton-based security firm ADT on Wednesday announced its first significant acquisition since becoming a public company and said there may be more deals on the way...

Click here to read the entire article at www.sun-sentinel.com
07/30/13

Hackett Security on Monday continued a string of strategic acquisitions when it bought Wentzville-based Avery Security....

Click here to read the entire article at biz journals.con

World Wide Security acquires CCTV

07/29/13

World Wide Security on Monday announced its acquisition of CCTV Security Ltd. of the Long Island City area. The July 17 deal is expected to bring World Wide's annual revenues to more than $10 million, a company spokeswoman said ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.newsday.com
07/10/13

Ascent Capital Group, Inc., announced today that its primary operating subsidiary, Monitronics International, Inc., has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Security Networks, LLC . . .

Click here to read the entire article at businesswire.com
07/10/13

ICTS International N.V. (ICTSF), through its subsidiary I-SEC International Security Group, has announced the acquisition of all shares of a Frankfurt Airport aviation security company with over 400 security agents...

Click here to view the entire article at www.prweb.com
07/02/13

HAGERSTOWN, Md.—More than two years after re-entering the monitoring space, Dynamark’s resurgence continues with the acquisition of Security Services Center, a central station based in Dayton, Ohio...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
07/02/13

BELTSVILLE, Md.—In the past three months, ASG Security closed four acquisitions that bring an additional $114,000 in RMR...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
06/28/13

Nomad Technology Group, an Evansville-based computer services company, has acquired Central Communications, a 13-year-old Columbus security firm with hundreds of clients statewide...

Click here to read the entire article at therepublic.com
06/26/13

MEDIA, Pa.—Alarm Capital Alliance has expanded into an affluent new market—The Hamptons—with the purchase of a 32-year-old security company based in Southhampton, N.Y. ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
06/25/13

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — EPS Security has acquired full-service electronic security firm Browning Detection Systems (BDS) of Lowell, Mich., for an undisclosed amount...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysales.com
06/19/13

CHIGAGO—Systems integrator SDI is now a $55 million business after the acquisition, announced today, of i-sys, a $15 million systems integrator that specializes in integrated security, environmental and fire safety solutions...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
06/18/13

Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., is excited to announce that they have acquired the manned security guard division of Boyd & Associates and expanded their presence within the state of California...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
06/17/13

SWORDS, Ireland—Ingersoll Rand, which previously said it planned to spin off its security products business at some point this year, today announced that Allegion will be the name of the new company and that it will have revenues of $2.05 billion...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
06/17/13

Themis Security has beefed up its downtown presence after buying Capital Regional Protection Services.

Click here to read the entire article at www.timescolonist.com
06/17/13

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Officials with Access Control Technologies and the security and fire divisions of Access Control Systems (ACS) announced today a merger, effective July 1 ...

Click here to read the entire article at www.nashvillepost.com
06/07/13

Securitas has agreed with ISS Facility Services to acquire the commercial security services business contracts and assets of ISS Facility Services in the Netherlands...

Click here to read the entire article at businesswire.com
06/04/13

Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., is excited to announce that they have acquired Summit Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.prnewswire.com
06/04/13

The satellite-TV company has acquired LifeShield Home Security, a Langhorne, Pa., company that operates wireless home security systems...

Click here to read the entire article at www.latimes.com
05/31/13

Avigilon has acquired Virginia-based access control company RedCloud for $17 million in a bid to take a share of a market estimated to be worth $6 billion by 2015...

Click here to read the entire article at www.ifsecglobal.com
05/29/13

OTTAWA, Ontario—Lanvac, a wholesale monitoring provider based here, has added a sixth central station to its Canadian network by acquiring Safe Harbour Security of Sydney, Nova Scotia, in a deal valued at $3 million...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
05/29/13

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—ADS Security’s purchase this month of Chattanooga, Tenn.-based CrimeWatch Security is just the start of ADS’ acquisition plans for the year, according to Patrick Ritter, ADS VP/controller...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
05/22/13

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Industry veteran Steve Baker, who has served in executive roles at ADT, Monitronics and Westec, announced May 22 that his corporation, GHS Interactive Security, has acquired LifeLine Security and Automation as a platform for growth...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
05/16/13

Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., is excited to announce that they have acquired Sky Security Services and expanded their nationwide presence to include both Hawaii and Nevada...

Click here to read the entire artilce at bizjournals.com
05/15/13

NorthStar Alarm Services is recapitalizing with a group of new investors including Goldman Sachs and The Beekman Group, and also has expanded its credit facility to $40 million with Bank of America and Zions Bank, the Orem, Utah-based company announced today...

Click here to view the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
05/15/13

In March, Dallmann acquired Machetim Enterprises. The former owner, Mark Welnicky, has joined Dallmann as a project manager and as head of Dallmann’s Lexington branch...

Click here to view the entire article at securitysystemsnews.com
05/09/13

OCS Group UK’s largest facility service provider is acquiring a minority stake in Central Investigation & Security Services Ltd...

Click here to read the entire article at www.dealcurry.com
05/02/13

Platinum Equity announced today that it has completed the acquisition of CheckView from Checkpoint Systems, Inc...

Click here to read the entire article at www.platinumequity.com
05/02/13

Santa Ana-based private security company Universal Protection Service has acquired Protection Plus Security Corp. in New York...

Click here to view the entire article at www.ocbj.com
05/01/13

Virginia-based managed security services provider Kastle Systems announced this week that it has acquired CheckVideo...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securityinfowatch.com
05/01/13

CHICAGO and NEW YORK—Telular Corp., which provides cellular alarm communications equipment through its Telguard division, announced on Monday that it is being acquired by Avista Capital Partners in a deal valued at $253 million...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
04/26/13

Garda World Security Corp. signed a definitive agreement to acquire North America guarding business from Tyco International Ltd...

Click here to view the article at investing.businessweek.com
04/22/13

FISHERS, Ind.—Stanley Convergent Security Systems has partnered with U.S. Security Associates, the fourth-largest guarding company in North America...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
04/03/13

BELTSVILLE, Md.—Anticipating new acquisition opportunities, ASG Security last week closed a deal to increase its credit facility by $20 million, to $270 million...

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04/03/13

TULSA, Okla.—Central Security Group, a full-service security provider based here, has acquired SecureNet Alarm Systems in a deal that brings CSG more than 22,000 accounts, $650,000 in RMR and a new central station ...

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04/02/13

SANTA ANA, Calif., April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., is excited to announce that they have acquired Allegiance Security Group from Trivest Partners, LP...

To view the entire press release click here to go to prnewswire.com
03/20/13

AFA Protective Systems Inc. completed the acquisition of Ready Alarm Inc. in December 2012...

Click here to read the entire article at www.sdmmag.com
03/11/13

SAFE security has acquired approximately 11,000 security alarm monitoring accounts from Utah-based Pinnacle Security...

Click here to read the entire article at www.securitysystemsnews.com
03/05/13

G4S, the international security solutions group, today announces that, following a strategic business review, it has decided to divest its US Government Solutions business...

Click here to read the entire press release at www.g4s.com
02/19/13

Boyd & Associates, a 45-year-old private security company with offices in Palm Desert and across Southern California, announced the acquisition of Get Alarmed, an Indio-based burglar and fire alarm company...

To View The Press Release, Click Here
02/06/13

SAFE Security announced this week that it has acquired about 24,000 alarm-monitoring accounts from Orem, Utah-based Pinnacle Security. The accounts represent $1.1 million of RMR...

To view the entire article click here to go to www.securitysystemsnews.com
02/06/13

U.S. Alarms, a Dynamark Security franchise based here, has purchased the alarm division assets of Bethlehem, Pa.-based Deiter Bros./Four Seasons Security...

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02/04/13

Securitas has acquired the monitoring and installation company Selectron in Uruguay. Enterprise value is estimated to MSEK 20 (MUYU 60)...

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02/04/13

SANTA ANA, California (Feb. 4, 2013) - Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., is excited to announce that they have acquired All Phase Security, Inc. . .

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01/30/13

ROMEOVILLE, Ill. — Continuing on its quest to build an IT-centric company, Protection 1 has purchased certain proprietary IT assets from summer sales model company Pinnacle Security...

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01/23/13

ARLINGTON, Mass.—American Alarm and Communications, based here, announced this week that it has acquired P&J Alarm of West Greenwich, R.I., adding more than 1,000 residential and commercial accounts...

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01/16/13

ASG Security announced two "year-end" buys in November, but made four more purchases before 2012 ended...

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01/10/13

Guardian Guard Services of Michigan is pleased to announce the acquisition of RSIG Security – Midwest a Southfield, MI.- based security guard provider...

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01/08/13

Protection 1, the second largest business and home security company in the U.S., announced this week that it recently acquired Washington, D.C.-based Vintage Security...

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01/07/13

The security installer First City Care has been bought by the ADT arm of £6 billion annual revenue, US-based multinational Tyco...

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01/03/13

PITTSBURGH, PA (January 3, 2013) – Officials from St. Moritz Security Services and Gentile & Associates today formally announced a joint venture among the two renowned companies in the security guard services business...

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