In Memory of Christian LaCour

July 20, 2023

With heavy hearts, we announce that Allied Universal lost one of its own, Security Professional Christian LaCour, during the mass shooting in Allen, Texas, on May 6, 2023. According to Allen Police Chief Brian Harvey, Christian “evacuated one individual to safety and was shot while courageously remaining to help others.”

Christian is remembered by family and friends for his kind heart and personality that lit up a room. Please keep the LaCour family and the community of Allen in your thoughts during this difficult time. Read Christian’s obituary here

View an NBC news clip about Christian: Farmersville Man Killed in Allen Shooting Commended for Bravery, Remembered as ‘Absolutely Wonderful' 

A GoFundMe page has been created to assist the LaCour family. To donate or share the link, click here

Two days after the mass shooting in Allen, Texas, CEO Steve Jones issued a statement commending security professionals and calling for the reexamination of how society views and portrays the millions of men and women who work every day to make the world safer. Read the statement here