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With years of experience within the retail sector, we are experts in providing a safe shopping experience while maintaining a professional and customer-friendly face.

Securitas Retail, a specialized branch of Securitas Ireland, caters specifically to the security needs and concerns of high-street retailers, offering comprehensive solutions to combat retail crime. As the leading provider of licensed retail security personnel and store detectives, Securitas is dedicated to mitigating the ever-increasing trend of theft, stemming from both external and internal sources.

Safety with Class

Retail crime has been escalating at an alarming rate in recent years, causing staggering losses for retailers across the globe, including Ireland. In this challenging environment, Securitas stands as a beacon of security, providing retailers with comprehensive solutions to combat retail crime and safeguard their precious assets.

Securitas' expertise lies in seamlessly blending security measures with exceptional customer service, ensuring that every shopping experience is both enjoyable and safe. Our highly trained and experienced personnel are equipped to handle the unique demands of the retail environment, effectively deterring and apprehending shoplifters while maintaining a professional and classy demeanour.

Our retail security professionals undergo rigorous training that goes beyond the standard security guard curriculum. They are trained in:

  • Observational Skills: Heightened observation skills enable our officers to detect suspicious behaviour and potential shoplifting attempts before they escalate.
  • De-escalation Techniques: Our personnel are adept at de-escalating tense situations, ensuring a calm and composed approach that minimizes disruption to the shopping experience.
  • Customer Service Orientation: Our officers are trained to interact with customers in a professional, courteous, and helpful manner, maintaining a positive and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Retail-Specific Knowledge: Our personnel possess in-depth knowledge of retail operations, merchandise, and common shoplifting tactics, giving them a significant edge in identifying and preventing theft.
  • Appearance and Presentation: Securitas officers are trained to maintain a professional and classy appearance, exuding confidence and authority while blending seamlessly into the retail environment.

Securitas' commitment to excellence extends beyond training. We employ a rigorous selection process to ensure that only the most qualified and experienced individuals join our team. Our officers undergo regular performance evaluations and continuous training to maintain their skills and adapt to evolving retail crime trends.

Why Securitas

Our team of highly trained and experienced security professionals is equipped to safeguard your retail premises, ensuring a safe and secure environment for both customers and staff. We deliver a range of tailored security services, including:

  • Loss Prevention: Our store detectives are experts in identifying, deterring, and apprehending shoplifters, minimizing inventory shrinkage and protecting your profits.
  • Access Control: We implement robust access control systems to restrict unauthorized entry to restricted areas, safeguarding valuable assets and merchandise.
  • Surveillance Monitoring: Our extensive network of surveillance cameras provides real-time monitoring of your store premises, enabling us to detect and respond to incidents promptly.
  • Alarms and Alert Systems: We install and maintain sophisticated alarm and alert systems that trigger immediate notifications in case of intrusions or security breaches.
  • Security Audits and Risk Assessments: We conduct thorough security audits and risk assessments to identify potential vulnerabilities and implement preventive measures.
  • Retail Crime Prevention Training: We provide comprehensive training programs for your staff, empowering them to recognize and address shoplifting attempts and maintain a vigilant approach to security.

Peace of mind

Contact us today to find out how we combine cutting-edge technology with real-time intelligence to keep you and your business safe. Email us at or complete the form.

Please be aware we only accept job applications via our online recruitment portal: Therefore any applications received via this form will not be considered. 

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