Manned Guarding 

Manned Guarding

Professional and fully vetted mobile & static security guards for businesses & events across the UK, based in Derby, Burton, Staffordshire & London.

We are a leading security guard company providing highly trained and vigilant manned security personnel for hire. Our tailored services cover everything from gatehouse security & commercial guarding to retail security guards & security for events.

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There is no better deterrent for criminals than the physical presence of a capable security guard.

That is why manned guarding security services are key to any effective security solution.

Our security guarding division provides fully qualified uniformed officers to carry out security duties for businesses, properties, venues, gate houses and reception concierge as well as day and night mobile patrol in the East Midlands, Derby, Burton, Swadlincote, Tamworth, Chesterfield, Bretby, Staffordshire, London and other locations throughout the UK.

We provide manned guarding services to a range of companies and organisations, including Burton Albion Football Club, NODE4, Bretby Business Park, Bolsover Council and Burton & South Derbyshire College.

  • Uniformed SIA security guards

  • SIA Approved Contractor

  • Over 35 years experience

  • Fast callout response time

Security Kings are a  fast growing  &  award winning  supplier of security guarding

Security Kings are a fast growing & award winning supplier of security guarding

We are able to support your requirements and deliver high quality Security Guarding Services for the following:

  • Retail
  • Licensed trade
  • Corporate & concierge
  • Gatehouses
  • Static & patrol
  • Events & arenas
  • Football stadiums
  • Festivals & outdoor shows
  • VIP events
  • Car park management
  • Entertainment venues
  • Hotels

Our Manned Guards

Our network of regional officers are licensed by the Security Industry Authority (SIA) and trained to a high industry standard to give you complete protection. Our officers guard against trespassing, prohibited items, vandalism, theft and other criminal activities.

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Static Guards

Our static security guards can be responsible for one place at an assigned location. They work closely alongside your employees and can become a familiar face and a valued member of the team.

This may include guarding entry points of a building, site entrances or important items/equipment.

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Patrol Guards

Our security guards can patrol your site, premises or property throughout the day or night, in or out-of-hours, weekdays & weekends.

Our fully trained officers make sure that everything is in check. Having a security guard presence can be a huge deterrent to criminals.

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Event Guards

Our event guards can manage all aspects of security from queue monitoring and body & bag searches, to crowd monitoring and traffic management.

We provide experienced manned guards for events including VIP events, sports events, outdoor events, football stadiums, festivals and music concerts.

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Our gatemen security guards monitor the entrance and exit of vehicles & pedestrians on a business site, facility or residential area. This may include visitors, employees and deliveries.

They ensure the gates are guarded, making a record of any visitors admitted into the site and their arrival and departure times.

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Concierge Security

Concierge security guards (otherwise known as Reception Security) are positioned at the entrance of your office building or business premises, so they’re first in line to identify and remove threats to safety.

Our reception security guards can undertake roles such as; check-in, manage bookings, answer phones, provide directions, offer face to face guidance and perform routine checks.

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Retail Guards

Our SIA licensed retail security guards work within retail environments to prevent financial and emotional damage caused by shoplifting, robbery, violence, abuse, vandalism, fraud and other similar dangers.

Our retail guards are a visual deterrent to criminals, and protect the safety and wellbeing of customers and employees in the retail environment.

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Property Guards

We understand that protecting your valuable property assets securely and cost effectively is critical.

If you are looking for property guarding for your home or business during out-of-hours, holidays or weekends, we can quickly deploy specialist property guards to the location.

Our senior guards include highly professional ex-Military personnel.

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Hospitality Guards

Our hospitality guards have experienced working within hotels, entertainment venues, and restaurants. 

Our hospitality security services provide a visual presence of our highly trained guards. They provide a deterrent to any potential issues, and take action if any problem arises.

We protect your customers and staff so they can focus on their day or evening.

Prevention. Protection. Reaction.


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  • Our average callout response time for the East Midlands is 29 minutes

Innovative, cost effective & expert solutions

With  over 35 years of experience  within the industry, our team of security experts are able to provide innovative security solutions tailored to your requirements, with a focus on results. We look at your business as a whole, to ensure that our security solutions provide the best possible solution, saving you time, money and hassle.

Our people on the ground are by far the best criminal deterrents. By appointing us to be your chosen manned guard service, you can rest assured that you will be protected by our expertise for as long as you need us.

We can provide services for short and long term contracts across a wide range of industries.

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East Midlands Security Solutions

Security Kings are centrally located, with nationwide coverage.

We operate throughout the UK in a wide variety of sectors, delivering high quality security services. Our head office and training school are based in Derby, Burton-on-Trent & the East Midlands, with security staff in all major cities across the UK, including London, Birmingham and Bristol.

We work with a range of local businesses in and around the East Midlands, including football stadiums, commercial properties, hospitality venues, offices, council buildings and colleges.

Security Kings ensure the welfare of our employees and promote the safety & protection of the wider community. We are proud to be considered as one of the top security companies in the UK.

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Security Kings Ltd holds SIA approved contractor status for the provision of Security Guarding and Keyholding Alarm Response services.

We also hold the quality assured Safe Contractor accreditation which is awarded to contractors that meet the requirements around health & safety, equal opportunities, diversity and environmental management practices.

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