Security Services in New York

Security Services in New York City

John Shields Detective Agency specializes in high end security, V.I.P. protection and high-value transportation and security of jewelry for magazines, film, TV, video and photo shoots. In addition we provide the following:

  • Security – Armed or Unarmed
  • High value secured & protected courier service
  • Security of jewelry and high value items
  • Security for V.I.P.’s
  • Asset Protection/Employee Transport
  • Site Security


Security & transportation for celebs before and after performances.
Celebrity shopping – We’ll provide security, transportation and assistance while they make their purchases. When necessary we’ll contact the retailer in advance and coordinate with their security.


John Shields will provide experienced, armed professionals who are trained in risk assessment, firearms, evasive driving and medical training. We will provide you with the most effective and discrete protection in order for you to conduct your business. Around the clock residential armed security services or periodic home visits for your second home. Undercover Officers for corporate, family and night life events. Security details to accommodate business and leisure travel.


If you have a private event at your home or public venue, contact us, we can provide door personnel, greeters and more.


Our firm will provide you with professional and discrete security for all your private events. We will customize a security detail to meet all your specific requirements. John Shields can provide plain clothes or uniformed officers for all types of private events and special occasions.


John Shields has the resources of a large firm, but delivers them through personal relationships with our clients. Our staff is highly trained and fully certified. We can provide you with skilled security officers, trained specifically for your site. We specialize in retail stores and healthcare facilities.

All of our personnel are trained to stabilize, defuse and de-escalate confrontations. We make can make a strong presence in uniform to deter criminal activity, as well as blend in and be discreet. Whichever suites your needs. Our escort will give you the space you need to entertain your guest, but be close enough to assist you if the need arises. We can provide advanced site surveys by visiting the clients’ destinations prior to his/her arrival. Additionally we provide, Undercover Officers for corporate, family and night life events and Security details to accommodate business and leisure travel.

John Shields Detective Agency is licensed, bonded and fully insured. We offer security services in New York City, Westchester, Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau & Suffolk Counties.

Why Choose Us?

  • Free Estimates/Consultations
  • Most Reliable In Our Field
  • Over 7 Decades of Experience
  • Licensed, Bonded & Fully Insured
  • Highly Trained & Fully Certified Staff
  • Expertise to Provide Best in the Business