Home / FAQs


We have offices in McHenry, Waukegan, and Chicago Illinois, allowing us to serve clients in the greater Chicagoland area.   Our Wisconsin office is in Lake Geneva, providing client services in southern Wisconsin and the greater Milwaukee area.

Our service area includes all of Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin, from the shores of Lake Michigan to the Mississippi River.

In Illinois we serve clients in metro Chicago and Cook County, as well as Lake, DuPage, McHenry, Kane, DeKalb, Boone, Winnebago, Stephenson and Jo Daviess counties.

In Wisconsin we serve clients in metro Milwaukee and Milwaukee County, as well as Waukesha, Rock, Racine, Kenosha and Walworth counties.

Yes. In Illinois our Private Security Contractor Agency license number is 122-001065. In Wisconsin our Private Detective/Security Agency license number is 16648-062.

Tactical Security LLC is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) providing rewarding, long-term employment opportunities for those individuals who meet our stringent employment requirements. Opportunities for advancement are available for those individuals who pride themselves in providing top-quality service to our clients. Please visit our Employment page for current opportunities.

Yes. Each of our Security Specialists meets the state requirements for the positions they hold, and each has a valid Illinois PERC card and/or Wisconsin Security Permit on their person when assigned to client sites. Armed personnel have the additional permits and credentials required for the state in which they are assigned.

You can contact us, toll-free, at (866) 933-9044 and we will be glad to assist you. You may also complete the Request-a-Quote Form or Request a Site Survey Form online and we will contact you with confidential information relevant to your specific needs.

The advantages of quality contract security services are many, including lower net costs and reduced liability. The most compelling advantage, however, is increased security. Studies show that companies which contract with a quality firm generally realize a measurably higher level of safety and professionalism for the same or less investment than that required of in-house security. Another major advantage is the significant reduction in management time and duties required of the in-house security manager(s), as Tactical Security handles all personnel issues.

Yes. We work closely with our clients to meet and exceed both State and Federal heightened security standards.

Yes! You can contact us and we will assist you in covering your shifts on short notice.


Yes! Payments are accepted online using MasterCard, Visa, American Express or Discover cards. We do not charge any service fees for this convenience. Click here for the payment page.



All of us at Tactical Security are ready to serve and protect on your schedule. Please contact us today for a no-obligation assessment of your security and protection needs. Thank you for visiting!