Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What does a Protective Services Detail do?

A: As a team or as individuals we protect people or assets by offering armed close protection for business people. We are highly trained in security risk management to surveil and assess potential threats to keep you and your people safe.


Q: Does hiring a private security detail lower my insurance?

A: Sometimes, it will depend on your insurance carrier.


Q: Are your people armed?

A: Yes, our details are armed, but they are also trained in multiple unarmed defensive tactics for your increased safety and security.


Q: Is APOD insured?

A: Yes, APOD Group is fully insured for nationwide operations which protects our armed and unarmed agents.


Q: How much does it cost to work with you?

A: There are different types and levels of service available through APOD Group. We recommend a free consultation to discuss your unique situation and to identify a solution that is personalized to your needs.


Q: Are you law enforcement?

A: While some of our personnel have served as first responders and law enforcement, all employees and contractors of APOD Group function independently from any government organizations.


As the leading provider of intelligence, investigation, and advisory for security risk, APOD Group is recognized as the go-to resource in the Washington D.C. Metro and across the United States. We are a full-service security risk management company. We help clients make the best risk management decisions. Whether they need to provide security for the management over people who are traveling or in their daily routines, we can mitigate and reduce risk.

If you have valuable assets in transport or need help with delicate operations at remote physical locations, we can help. Our teams are well-versed in international travel, culture and customs. We will not stick out like sore thumbs, unless we need to. Each situation and client scenario is unique.

By identifying, remediating, and monitoring security risks within your company and those targeted towards your top leadership, we can tailor a unique solution to meet your situation and need. We are not a one-size fits all security risk management company, we are a robust tactical solution provided that is committed to the safety and security of your people and your possessions.

Do you need help evaluating risk vs. reward for international travel? Let our team of experts evaluate the situation and analyze the security risk. We can help you secure your assets and your people.

There are multiple ways to avoid a costly “accident” or “sabotage.” When you choose APOD Group, you are prioritizing increased insight into delicate security matters. You can proactively prevent security breaches through enhanced insight and analysis. We can help you stay on track, doing the business you need to do while acquiring the confidence that APOD has your back.

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