Code of Ethics

Fortress Guard Services recognizes the significant contribution of private security to crime prevention and reduction and pledge:

  • To respect and protect the confidential and privileged information of my employer or client beyond the term of my employment, except where they are contrary to law or this code of ethics.
  • To see the precepts of truth, accuracy and prudence, without allowing personal feelings, prejudices animosities or friendships to influence my judgments.
  • To accept the responsibilities and fulfill the obligations of my role: protecting life and property; preventing and reducing crimes against my employer’s business, or other organizations and institutions to which I am assigned; upholding the law and honoring the constitutional rights of all persons.
  • To conduct myself with honesty and integrity and to adhere to the highest moral principles in the performance of my security duties.
  • To conduct myself professionally , and to do my duties in a way that reflects credit upon myself, my employer, and private security.
  • To be faithful, diligent, and dependable in discharging my duties, and to uphold the laws, policies, and rules that protect the rights of others.
  • To report to my superiors, without hesitation, any violation of the law or of my employer’s or client’s regulations.
  • To cooperate with all recognized and responsible law enforcement and government agencies in matters within their jurisdiction.
  • To accept no compensation, commission, gratuity, or other advantage without the knowledge and consent of my employer.
  • To strive continually to improve my performance by seeking training and educational opportunities that will better prepare me for my private security duties.