About Us

Detroit's Best Resource for Professionally Trained Armed and Unarmed Guard Services

Learn about Scioto Security Company, INC - Detroit Michigan - about

For over 25 years, Scioto Security has protected you and your valuables. With both armed and unarmed personnel, we have a unique distinction. Many companies are unwilling to take the risks that come with offering armed guards. We’re willing to take that risk. We know you can't put a price on your assets. Loss of property can be devastating both financially and emotionally. That’s why we’ve hired only skilled, professional guards since 1988.

Dedicated Employees

Scioto Security, Inc. is a family-owned and operated business. Capable of accommodating the most demanding assignments, we continue to maintain a friendly, one-on-one relationship with our clients. Our comprehensive security guard training program allows us to offer security guard professionals that clients admire, competitors envy, and criminals fear. Our staff is trained with the latest technology, and each member of our team receives updates as technology evolves. By continuing to adhere to our original concept, Scioto Security, Inc. has established itself as a leader and is respected in the security guard industry throughout Detroit.

What Sets Scioto Apart

  • Since 1988, we’ve offered the highest quality protection services in the Detroit area!
  • We offer both armed and unarmed guard services! Many companies are unwilling to take the risks and pay insurance for armed services. We believe our customers should have the peace of mind they deserve, no matter the cost to our company.
  • We are licensed, insured, and bonded!
  • We know the area! From Pontiac to Ypsilanti, Ann Arbor to Detroit, we know Southeast Michigan. This gives our customers the advantage. We know what type of criminal behavior to watch out for and where problem areas lie. Plus, we can quickly reach your business when you call for help.
  • We’ll get there the same day! Many companies require you to schedule your security in advance. We’ll get there in several hours.
  • We’re flexible! We don’t require dates to be set in stone. If you need us for longer than expected, no problem. We work with your schedule for as long as you need protection.
  • We have a flat rate! We never charge overtime or extra for the weekends. Only 6 holidays will require additional payment.
  • We have no contracts! We’ll never lock you into a contract. We understand that projects may require more or less time than originally budgeted. We'll work with you for as long as you need us.
  • We keep you updated! We print out dozens of reports so you know everything that happened while you were away.
  • We’re committed to hiring veterans! Many of our employees are ex-military or law enforcement. We believe these make the best employees. They served our country and deserve a decent job. Plus, they make better candidates for security because they have already undergone so much training.
  • Our employees are trained and certified! Each of our officers has completed an extensive security guard training period before becoming certified. Our comprehensive and rigorous standards allow us to offer only the best qualified individuals, avoiding the obvious problems that plague our competitors.
  • We guard you or your property! Both armed guards and unarmed guards are available.
  • We have 24/7 dispatch! Any time of day or night, we're standing by to take your call. We can also call a guard on duty for status updates.
  • We offer uniformed and plainclothes security and can advise you on which is best for your protection needs.
  • We offer protection for all Industrial, retail, and construction security as well as office, hotel, and commercial assignments.