Signal 88 Security of Baton Rouge & Houma/Thibodaux was founded by Houma native Jason Bourgeois in 2012. The local company provides a revolutionary, new concept to Louisiana’s private security industry by creating customized security solutions for businesses and residences in the community. Signal 88 Security of Baton Rouge & Houma/Thibodaux uses state-of-the art technology to provide dependable, quality service at a competitive price for South Louisiana.
Owner/Operator Jason Bourgeois was born in Thibodaux and raised in Houma. He graduated from Houma Christian School and has a diploma in leadership training from Texas Bible Institute. In 2001, Bourgeois enlisted with the Marine Corps Reserve as a Military Policeman. After completing a seven-month deployment to Iraq, Bourgeois transferred to the United States Air Force in 2006. With the Air Force, Bourgeois served in multiple capacities, including an Antiterrorism Program Management position in Little Rock and a tour in Afghanistan, where he managed tactical operations and designed vehicle tracking software for the base’s 1500 vehicles. Following his service, Bourgeois was employed as a contracted extension of the Diplomatic Security Service for the U.S. Department of State, serving as a personal security specialist at the United States Embassy in Kabul. Additionally, Bourgeois has experience with the Terrebonne Parish D.A.’s Office, where he served as a community service supervisor. Jason lives in Thibodaux, with his wife, Candace, and three daughters (aged 7, 5, and 8 months).
Signal 88 Security of Baton Rouge & Houma/Thibodaux is part of the national franchise group, Signal 88 Security, founded in Omaha, Nebraska by law enforcement professionals in 2003. In Nebraska police code, Signal 88 means “situation secure.” The mission of the Signal 88 Security organization is to revolutionize and establish a higher standard of professionalism in the security industry. Its re-engineered, effective security services are provided by its officers each and every day. With more than a decade of military and security experience, Jason Bourgeois is changing the face of private security for South Louisiana through Signal 88 Security of Baton Rouge & Houma/Thibodaux