Residential Community Security Services

We are the leading provider of security solutions for Residential Communities throughout North America. We understand the concerns and challenges you expect from a residential security services provider. Our dedicated team of vertical market experts provide nationwide support and best practices for community security and safety.

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    We work with property developers, owners, managers, and Home Owners Associations (HOA) to partner and collaborate with your community security and residents

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    We protect community access points, common space, verify residents and visitors, all while controlling traffic and keeping unwanted visitors out of your neighborhood to maximize your community security

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    First-Aid/CPR/AED, emergency preparedness, situational awareness, alarm monitoring and response, and access control management are just a few of many areas we specialize in

Customized Security Solutions for Residential Communities

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Benefit from the advantages of working with Allied Universal:

  • Ease of doing business with:

    Devoted branch leaders, Client Managers, Field Managers, Operations Managers, Trainers and Recruiters. Sophisticated scheduling and payroll systems.

  • Unprecedented transparency:

    Insight into our services delivered through our local teams, Operational Business Reviews, and elevated technology like our sophisticated business intelligence and AI workforce management tools.

  • The best hires for you:

    Expansive recruiting network and sophisticated hiring tools to support you with the right, qualified staff for community security services and your needs.

  • Safety:

    Our team of Security Professionals are trained to help you mitigate risk.

  • Visibility:

    Provide peace of mind and are able to help reduce incidents.

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Subject Matter Experts

Our team has years of deep knowledge and understanding of the Residential Community sector, and we remain focused on providing a comprehensive list of security solutions specifically tailored to your building environment and needs. We continuously evolve and evaluate our procedures and protocols for a variety of sites and we know how we can provide help and insight.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Question: How can a contract security provider increase safety and security in my residential neighborhood?

    Answer: Allied Universal has years of experience providing security for residential communities. Our initial approach to community safety is layered within three general areas we take a look at: The exterior fencing, landscaping, lighting, etc. The middle such as access gates, reception, cameras, and more The interior areas such as doors, locks, access control, etc. Allied Universal can provide a comprehensive assessment through our Risk Advisory and Consulting group to see what the best approach for your community may be.

  • Question: How do I know the security team is performing the patrols we have established?

    Answer: At Allied Universal, we can utilize our HELIAUS® Workforce Management tool as part of our security program. The system utilizes GPS to track security officer patrols and provide accountability and incident tracking for transparency, and utilizes artificial intelligence to alert the security team on hot spots for patrol adjustments. Meanwhile, all activity and reporting can be viewed at any time through the web-based portal.

  • Question: We have a very large subdivision and can’t afford to have several security professionals patrolling at all times. What can you do to help?

    Answer: We have the ability to adapt and recommend integrated solutions with technology such as virtual patrols utilizing strategically placed interactive video cameras. These cameras are monitored by our Monitoring and Response Center (MaRC). Live patrols can be set up along with motion activated alerts to respond as necessary or monitor remotely and inform proper authorities if needed.

  • Question: What experience does Allied Universal have in providing security for residential neighborhoods?

    Answer: Allied Universal has been providing security to residential communities for decades. We work closely with your homeowner’s association or building management to understand the needs of your community and help develop the right program for your residents. We can develop specialized training for our security professionals working in these environments which includes customer service, concierge services, patrol techniques, fire safety, evacuation procedures, hazardous communications, among many other community needs.