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Staying Safe this Festive Season

November 30, 2017

As Security Guards, safety is in our blood and we like to ensure everyone is doing their best to maintain their own safety at all times. While Christmas is largely a time of love and joy, it’s also called the “Silly Season” for a reason. Research has shown that incidences of violence, property theft and…Read more.


Managing large-scale televised events

October 31, 2017

As leaders in the industry, CAP Security Services is always vigilant when servicing hyped up events where a myriad of media coverage means larger and rowdier crowds across numerous venues, not to mention extremely passionate supporters. Few events have been more hyped than the recent Mayweather v McGregor boxing match which attracted global media exposure…Read more.


Role Insight: Static Security Guards

September 26, 2017

Static security is one of the services we offer here at CAP Security Services. If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to  become a static security guard or considered security for your business, we’ve put together some information to help you better understand the role of a static security guard. The responsibilities of a static…Read more.


NRL Finals: Creating the Right Kind of Sporting Culture

August 29, 2017

With the 2017 NRL finals upon us, we’re reminded of the massive and dedicated sporting culture we are privileged to have here in Australia, and the team at CAP Security Services is excited to be attending NRL finals over the coming weeks at Suncorp Stadium and 1300Smiles Stadium. We love seeing all of you dedicated…Read more.

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Horn V Pacquiao Packed a Punch – Case Study

July 28, 2017

CAP Security Services Support the Biggest Boxing Match in Australian History   MannyPacquiao V Jeff Horn Fight Date: Sunday, July 2, 2017 Location: Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane Crowd:  55,000 Our Services: Licensed Crowd Control Officers, Event Security and Gate Staff, Licensed Security Officers, Roving and Response Guards, Bar, Corporate and VIP Security, Traffic Control, and Competitor Protection…Read more.

Armed police in St Ann's Square, Manchester, before a minute's silence to remember the victims of the terror attack in the city earlier this week. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday May 25, 2017. See PA story POLICE Explosion. Photo credit should read: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

Amplified Security: A priority at large scale venues

July 7, 2017

In light of recent unimaginable events over the past month, such as the Manchester Arena bombing and the London Bridge attack, security measures at public places, including sporting stadiums, are undergoing critical review. Given the current threat of terrorism,  standard and traditional security measures are no longer enough.  At CAP Security Services we are always…Read more.

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ID Scanners – The New Rules and How They’ll Make an Impact

May 12, 2017

Prepare to have your ID scanned after 10pm from July 1st this year. Any licensed venue that permanently trades past midnight within a safe night precinct is required to have a networked ID scanner installed. In order to keep you informed with the latest rules, this month we look into the new guidelines – how…Read more.

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CAP Security said ‘Hello’ to Adele – Case Study

May 4, 2017

Adele Live Concerts Date(s): Saturday 4 March & Sunday 5 March 2017 Location: The Gabba, Brisbane Crowd: Approx. 120,000 over two nights Our Services: Licensed Crowd Control Officers, Event Security and Gate Staff, Licensed Security Officers, Traffic Controllers and Artist Protection on Site.   It was an absolute pleasure to have a change in scenery…Read more.

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Security in the Future. What Does the Future Hold for Security Firms?

March 23, 2017

As one of Queensland’s leading security service providers, we’ve been fortunate enough to work with some of the largest events throughout the state – from sporting matches and local festivals, to concerts headlined by some of the most iconic artists in the world.  During our two decades in business, we’ve seen exponential growth in venue…Read more.