Armed guards go through some intense trainingAndrey_Popov/Shutterstock
Whether it is in the armed car industry or the armed protective service industry (that protects jewelry stores), these guards have to complete annual testing and they must pass it to carry a firearm, explains Steve Davies, president of the security company, Focus One. There are even schools that specifically cater to future security guards. These are secrets your locksmith won’t tell you.
We can monitor up to 24 cameras at a timeDmitry Kalinovsky/Shutterstock
There are normally anywhere between 10 to 24 cameras in the average bank of security monitors (screens will be split into 4, 8, 12, or 16 cameras), says Davies—and guards know how to watch them all at once!