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BEhind the Barricade

Behind the barricade

With Martell Higareda & Nicole Leboutheller

There’s no better time than now to talk about your security. Listen in as we share our staff overcome the challenges and joy of working BEHIND THE BARRICADE.

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Recent Blogs

IPS Security Ensures Success at Lovers and Friends and Sick New World Music Festivals in Las Vegas

Las Vegas recently witnessed two sensational music festivals, Lovers and Friends and Sick New World, which captivated attendees with their incredible lineup and unforgettable performances. However, amidst the entertainment and excitement, the most crucial aspect that contributed to the festivals’ resounding success was event security and crowd management, provided by IPS Security.

California Guard Card Classes: What to Expect

Becoming a security guard in California is a great way to get started in a rewarding career in the security industry. However, before you can begin working as a security guard in California, you will need to obtain a guard card, and in this blog post we’ll cover some of the items you can expect to go over when attending a guard card class.

How to obtain a Guard Card in Nevada

If you’re interested in becoming a security guard in Nevada, one of the first steps you’ll need to take is obtaining certification that allows you to legally work in the state. Today we’ll discuss how to obtain this certification and provide you with some tips to make the process smoother.

Rolling Loud ‘23: Los Angeles

The music festival season in Los Angeles kicked off with a bang as Rolling Loud 2023 drew crowds of music enthusiasts from across the country. The highly anticipated festival featured an impressive lineup of top hip-hop artists and brought together a diverse crowd of music lovers to the Hollywood Park Grounds. With the massive turnout, the need for event security became a priority for festival organizers.

Event Security Guards and Physical Force: What You Need to Know

As an event security guard, one of your primary responsibilities is to ensure the safety and security of all guests in attendance. However, the question often arises whether or not it is appropriate for a security guard to physically touch a guest. In this post, we will discuss when it is or isn’t allowed for an event security guard to touch a guest and other relevant information related to the topic.

Pollstar 2023

The anticipation leading up to Pollstar Live Event 2023 was palpable, as music industry players, event organizers, and enthusiasts from around the country flocked to Los Angeles for one of the biggest events of the year. To ensure that attendees could enjoy the festivities without any worries, IPS Security, a leading security firm in California, Nevada, and Florida sponsored and provided exceptional security services at the event.

Ensuring Safety and Security at Insomniac’s Countdown NYE Festival

I had the opportunity to cover Insomniac’s Countdown NYE Festival and observe the safety and security measures put in place for all attendees. The annual event, held at the National Orange Show Event Center in San Bernardino, California, draws thousands of electronic dance music fans to witness performances by some of the industry’s biggest names. With such a large crowd in attendance, event security is critical.

The Importance of Crowd Management at Events: Tips and Best Practices for your next California Event

Crowd management is an essential part of organizing and hosting successful events. Whether it’s a concert, festival, conference, or other type of gathering, effective crowd management is crucial for ensuring the safety and security of attendees, as well as the smooth and successful operation of the event.

A look into the Future of Event Security

As a leading provider of event security solutions, IPS Security is committed to staying at the forefront of industry innovation. That is why we are pleased to observe the University of Wisconsin-Madison Police Department’s recent beta testing of HEXWAVE, a weapons detection system from Liberty Defense.