Political Event Security

Public officials and political candidates often receive threats from those with opposing views, mentally unstable individuals and stalkers.  Close proximity to the general public due to responsibilities and desire to engage constituents often challenge the security posture required.  Similar to celebrity protection, the close protection practitioner must balance visibility and availability of the Principal with intelligence based security practices and protocols.

Samaritan Protective Services provides a host of intelligence and risk advisory services to businesses, NGOs and public entities. Contact us today to learn more about how a strategic partnership with SPS can benefit your political candidate or public figure.

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Special Events

Samaritan is a leader in providing world-class special event security services. Political conventions, corporate events, weddings and conferences demand the utmost attention to detail to ensure guest safety and productivity. From low profile protective agents to access control and close protection of VIP speakers, SPS provides holistic security coverage for your event and venue.

Political Events Security Services

Political event security services are specialized security measures designed to ensure the safety and well-being of individuals attending or participating in political events. These events can range from political rallies, campaign events, and public speeches to international summits and conferences. The primary goal of political event security is to mitigate potential risks and threats, maintain order, and protect the participants, spectators, and the overall event infrastructure.

Key components of political event security services include:

  1. Risk Assessment:
    • Conducting a thorough risk assessment to identify potential threats and vulnerabilities associated with the specific political event.
  2. Planning and Coordination:
    • Collaborating with event organizers, law enforcement agencies, and other relevant stakeholders to develop a comprehensive security plan.
  3. Access Control:
    • Implementing strict access control measures to regulate entry and exit points, ensuring that only authorized individuals are allowed into secured areas.
  4. Surveillance:
    • Utilizing surveillance technologies such as CCTV cameras, drones, and monitoring systems to enhance situational awareness and detect potential security threats.
  5. Physical Security:
    • Deploying physical barriers, barricades, and perimeter control to safeguard the event venue and control crowd movements.
  6. Personnel:
    • Employing trained security personnel, including private security officers, crowd control specialists, and sometimes law enforcement officers, to manage the security of the event.
  7. Emergency Response Planning:
    • Developing and implementing protocols for responding to emergencies, including medical incidents, natural disasters, or security breaches.
  8. Communication Systems:
    • Establishing robust communication systems to facilitate coordination among security personnel, event organizers, and emergency services.
  9. Cybersecurity:
    • Implementing cybersecurity measures to protect sensitive information and prevent cyber threats that may target the event or its participants.
  10. Public Relations:
    • Managing public relations and communication strategies to address concerns, disseminate information, and maintain a positive image of the political event.
  11. Logistics:
    • Coordinating logistics, such as transportation, lodging, and catering, to ensure the smooth operation of the event and minimize potential vulnerabilities.

Political event security services require a multidisciplinary approach and close collaboration among various stakeholders to address the dynamic and unique challenges associated with political gatherings. The level of security may vary depending on the nature and significance of the event, as well as the prevailing threat landscape.

Political Events Security Services

Political Events Security Services


Brandon and his agents are extremely attentive to detail and the situation. Just leaving everything into their hands made us all feel so secure and not having to worry about anything. What they say is what they do. They decided To take additional precautions and it made our event even better!!
They are the best out there! Thank you Brandon and the two agents! You are the best…. I can’t say enough good things about you and your company. ~ Samaritan PS Client

Samaritan will be a go-to service for all of our client and professional needs. We take on-site and cyber security very seriously. We highly recommend this company. ~ Samaritan PS Client