Private Security Services

US sales of private contractual security services will rise 4.9 percent annually through 2014. Guarding and alarm monitoring will remain the largest segments while pre-employment screening, systems integration and management, and consulting will grow the fastest. The residential market will outpace nonresidential uses.

This study analyzes the $49.8 billion US private security service industry. It presents historical demand data (1999, 2004, 2009) and forecasts for 2014 and 2019 by type (e.g., guarding, alarm monitoring, private investigation, correctional facilities, armored transport, systems integration and management, security consulting, pre-employment screening), market (e.g., nonresidential, residential) and US region.

The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 36 industry players, including Tyco International, Securitas and G4S.

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  1. Private Security Services

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    1. 1 INTRODUCTION

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    2. 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

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      1. Table | PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES (million dollars)

    3. 3 MARKET ENVIRONMENT

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      1. 3.1 General

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      2. 3.2 Demographic & Social Environment

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        1. 3.2.1 Demographic Trends

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          1. Table | POPULATION & HOUSEHOLDS (million people)

        2. 3.2.2 Employment Outlook

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          1. Table | EMPLOYMENT OUTLOOK (million people)

      3. 3.3 Macroeconomic Environment

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        1. Table | MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS (billion 2005 dollars)

      4. 3.4 Consumer Spending Trends

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        1. Table | PERSONAL CONSUMPTION EXPENDITURES (billion dollars)

      5. 3.5 Building Construction Outlook

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        1. Table | BUILDING CONSTRUCTION EXPENDITURES (billion dollars)

      6. 3.6 Business Establishment Trends

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        1. Table | BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENTS (thousands)

      7. 3.7 Manufacturing Outlook

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        1. Table | MANUFACTURERS' SHIPMENTS (billion dollars)

      8. 3.8 Retail Sales Outlook

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        1. Table | RETAIL SALES (billion dollars)

      9. 3.9 Service Sector Outlook

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        1. Table | SERVICE REVENUE (billion dollars)

      10. 3.10 Public Safety Environment

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        1. Table | PUBLIC SAFETY SECTOR EMPLOYMENT, 1999-2009 (000 persons)

        2. 3.10.1 Crime

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          1. Table | VIOLENT CRIME LEVELS, 1999-2008 (000 crimes)

          2. Table | PROPERTY CRIME LEVELS, 1999-2008 (000 crimes)

          3. Table | OTHER CRIMES, 1999-2008

        3. 3.10.2 Adult Inmate Trends

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          1. Table | ADULT INMATE POPULATION

        4. 3.10.3 Fire

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          1. Table | FIRE LEVELS & LOSSES, 1999-2008

      11. 3.11 Technological Environment

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      12. 3.12 Regulatory Environment

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        1. 3.12.1 Security Guards

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        2. 3.12.2 Alarm Monitoring

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        3. 3.12.3 Private Investigators

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        4. 3.12.4 Correctional Facilities Management

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        5. 3.12.5 Armored Transport

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        6. 3.12.6 Pre-Employment Screening

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        7. 3.12.7 Others

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      13. 3.13 World Market

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    4. 4 SECURITY SERVICES

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      1. 4.1 General

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        1. Table | SECURITY SERVICES MARKET (million dollars)

      2. 4.2 Guarding

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        1. Table | SECURITY GUARD MARKET

        2. 4.2.1 Market Trends

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        3. 4.2.2 Applications

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        4. 4.2.3 Vendors & Market Share

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      3. 4.3 Alarm Monitoring Services

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        1. Table | ALARM MONITORING MARKET (million dollars)

        2. 4.3.1 Residential Intrusion & Fire

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          1. Table | RESIDENTIAL ALARM MONITORING MARKET

        3. 4.3.2 Nonresidential

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          1. Table | NONRESIDENTIAL ALARM MONITORING MARKET

        4. 4.3.3 Personal Emergency Response Service

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          1. Table | PERSONAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE SERVICE MARKET

        5. 4.3.4 Vendors & Market Share

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      4. 4.4 Private Investigation Services

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        1. Table | PRIVATE INVESTIGATION MARKET

        2. 4.4.1 Market Trends

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        3. 4.4.2 Vendors

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      5. 4.5 Correctional Facilities Management

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        1. Table | CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES MANAGEMENT MARKET

        2. 4.5.1 Market Trends

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        3. 4.5.2 Market Threats

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        4. 4.5.3 Vendors & Market Share

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          1. Table | SELECTED CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES MANAGEMENT CONTRACT AGREEMENTS

      6. 4.6 Armored Transport Services

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        1. Table | ARMORED TRANSPORT SERVICE MARKET (million dollars)

        2. 4.6.1 Traditional Armored Transport

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        3. 4.6.2 ATM Servicing & Other

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        4. 4.6.3 Vendors & Market Share

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      7. 4.7 Systems Integration & Management

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        1. Table | SYSTEMS INTEGRATION & MANAGEMENT SERVICE MARKET (million dollars)

        2. 4.7.1 Services & Technologies

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        3. 4.7.2 Vendors

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      8. 4.8 Security Consulting

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        1. Table | SECURITY CONSULTING MARKET (million dollars)

        2. 4.8.1 Services

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        3. 4.8.2 Vendors

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      9. 4.9 Pre-Employment Screening

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        1. Table | PRE-EMPLOYMENT SCREENING MARKET (million dollars)

        2. 4.9.1 Trends

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        3. 4.9.2 Vendors

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      10. 4.10 All Other Security Services

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        1. Table | ALL OTHER SECURITY SERVICES MARKET (million dollars)

    5. 5 MARKETS

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      1. 5.1 General

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        1. Table | PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES BY MARKET (million dollars)

      2. 5.2 Nonresidential

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        1. Table | NONRESIDENTIAL SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES BY MARKET (million dollars)

        2. 5.2.1 Commercial

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          1. Table | COMMERCIAL SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES BY SERVICE & SECTOR (million dollars)

          2. Table | COMMERCIAL OFFICES & OFFICE BUILDINGS SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES (million dollars)

          3. Table | FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES (million dollars)

          4. Table | RETAIL SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES (million dollars)

          5. Table | OTHER COMMERCIAL MARKETS FOR SECURITY SERVICES (million dollars)

        3. 5.2.2 Government

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          1. Table | GOVERNMENT SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES (million dollars)

        4. 5.2.3 Industrial

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          1. Table | INDUSTRIAL SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES BY SERVICE & MARKET (million dollars)

        5. 5.2.4 Institutional

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          1. Table | INSTITUTIONAL SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES BY SERVICE & MARKET (million dollars)

          2. Table | HIGHER EDUCATION CAMPUS CRIME LEVELS, 1999-2008 (reported crimes)

        6. 5.2.5 Other Nonresidential Markets

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          1. Table | OTHER NONRESIDENTIAL MARKETS FOR SECURITY SERVICES BY SERVICE & MARKET (million dollars)

      3. 5.3 Residential

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        1. Table | RESIDENTIAL SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES (million dollars)

        2. 5.3.1 Alarm Monitoring

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        3. 5.3.2 Guarding & Other Services

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    6. 6 REGIONAL MARKETS

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      1. 6.1 General

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      2. 6.2 Regional Demographic & Economic Trends

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        1. 6.2.1 Population Patterns

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          1. Table | POPULATION BY REGION (million persons)

        2. 6.2.2 Economic Outlook

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          1. Table | GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT BY REGION (billion dollars)

      3. 6.3 Construction Activity

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        1. Table | CONSTRUCTION EXPENDITURES BY REGION (billion dollars)

      4. 6.4 Public Safety Trends

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        1. 6.4.1 Regional Crime Rates

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          1. Table | CRIME RATES BY REGION, 1999-2009 (reported crimes per thousand persons)

        2. 6.4.2 Local Crime Trends

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          1. Table | REPORTED CRIMES & CRIME RATES BY TYPE OF AREA, 1999-2009

        3. 6.4.3 Fire Trends

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          1. Table | REGIONAL FIRE OVERVIEW, 2009

      5. 6.5 Regional Private Security Services Overview

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        1. Table | PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICES MARKET BY REGION (million dollars)

      6. 6.6 Northeast

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        1. Table | NORTHEAST SECURITY SERVICES MARKET PROFILE, 2009

        2. 6.6.1 Market Outlook

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          1. Table | NORTHEAST SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES BY SUBREGION (million dollars)

        3. 6.6.2 New England

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        4. 6.6.3 Middle Atlantic

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      7. 6.7 Midwest

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        1. Table | MIDWEST SECURITY SERVICES MARKET PROFILE, 2009

        2. 6.7.1 Market Outlook

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          1. Table | MIDWEST SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES BY SUBREGION (million dollars)

        3. 6.7.2 East North Central

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        4. 6.7.3 West North Central

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      8. 6.8 South

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        1. Table | SOUTH SECURITY SERVICES MARKET PROFILE, 2009

        2. 6.8.1 Market Outlook

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          1. Table | SOUTH SECURITY SERVICES MARKET BY SUBREGION (million dollars)

        3. 6.8.2 South Atlantic

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        4. 6.8.3 East South Central

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        5. 6.8.4 West South Central

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      9. 6.9 West

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        1. Table | WEST SECURITY SERVICES MARKET PROFILE, 2009

        2. 6.9.1 Market Outlook

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          1. Table | WEST SECURITY SERVICES MARKET BY SUBREGION (million dollars)

        3. 6.9.2 Mountain

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        4. 6.9.3 Pacific

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      10. 6.10 Major Metropolitan Areas

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        1. Table | PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICES MARKET PROFILE BY SELECTED MAJOR METROPOLITAN AREAS, 2009

        2. Table | PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICES MARKET* BY SELECTED MAJOR METROPOLITAN AREAS (million dollars)

      11. 6.11 Correctional Facility Management

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    7. 7 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE

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      1. 7.1 General

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      2. 7.2 Industry Composition

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        1. Table | PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICE REVENUES BY COMPANY, 2009 (million dollars)

        2. 7.2.1 Guarding Firms

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        3. 7.2.2 Alarm Monitoring Firms

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        4. 7.2.3 Private Investigation Firms

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        5. 7.2.4 Correctional Facilities Management Firms

          $82.00

        6. 7.2.5 Armored Transport Firms

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        7. 7.2.6 Security Systems Integration Firms

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        8. 7.2.7 Pre-Employment Screening Firms

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      3. 7.3 Market Share

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      4. 7.4 Competitive Strategies

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      5. 7.5 Marketing

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        1. 7.5.1 Nonresidential

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        2. 7.5.2 Residential

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      6. 7.6 Mergers & Acquisitions

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        1. Table | SELECTED ACQUISITIONS & DIVESTITURES

      7. 7.7 Cooperative Agreements

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        1. Table | SELECTED COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS

      8. 7.8 Company Profiles

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        1. 7.8.1 ABM Industries Incorporated

          $82.00

        2. 7.8.2 Akal Security Incorporated

          $101.00

        3. 7.8.3 AlliedBarton Security Services

          $82.00

        4. 7.8.4 Altegrity Incorporated

          $217.00

        5. 7.8.5 Armstrong Group

          $82.00

        6. 7.8.6 Automatic Data Processing Incorporated

          $82.00

        7. 7.8.7 Brink's Company

          $87.00

        8. 7.8.8 Corrections Corporation of America

          $166.00

        9. 7.8.9 Day & Zimmermann Group Incorporated

          $85.00

        10. 7.8.10 Dunbar Companies

          $144.00

        11. 7.8.11 Garda World Security Corporation

          $82.00

        12. 7.8.12 GEO Group Incorporated

          $245.00

        13. 7.8.13 G4S plc

          $182.00

        14. 7.8.14 Guardsmark LLC

          $98.00

        15. 7.8.15 Honeywell International Incorporated

          $82.00

        16. 7.8.16 Inter-Con Security Systems Incorporated

          $82.00

        17. 7.8.17 Johnson Controls Incorporated

          $82.00

        18. 7.8.18 Kessler International

          $82.00

        19. 7.8.19 Loomis AB

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        20. 7.8.20 Management & Training Corporation

          $82.00

        21. 7.8.21 Marsh & McLennan Companies Incorporated

          $82.00

        22. 7.8.22 Monitronics International Incorporated

          $82.00

        23. 7.8.23 Niscayah Group AB

          $82.00

        24. 7.8.24 Protection One Incorporated

          $116.00

        25. 7.8.25 Reed Elsevier Group plc

          $82.00

        26. 7.8.26 Royal Philips Electronics NV

          $82.00

        27. 7.8.27 Securitas AB

          $144.00

        28. 7.8.28 Siemens AG

          $82.00

        29. 7.8.29 Slomin's Incorporated

          $82.00

        30. 7.8.30 Stanley Black & Decker

          $114.00

        31. 7.8.31 Temco Service Industries Incorporated

          $82.00

        32. 7.8.32 TransNational Security Group LLC

          $222.00

        33. 7.8.33 Tyco International Limited

          $244.00

        34. 7.8.34 United Technologies Corporation

          $82.00

        35. 7.8.35 US Security Associates Incorporated

          $84.00

        36. 7.8.36 Vector Security Incorporated

          $82.00

        37. 7.8.37 Westec Intelligent Surveillance Incorporated

          $82.00

      9. 7.9 Additional Companies Mentioned in the Study

        $99.00

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