Signal 88 Security of Lincoln was recently purchased by local residents Aaron Mattea and Kyle Kruse in December of 2017. The local company provides a revolutionary, new concept to Lincoln’s private security industry. Mattea and Kruse’s years of military and contracted security experience enable Signal 88 to create individualized security plans for a wide variety of businesses and residences in Lincoln and the surrounding area. Additionally, Signal 88 Security of Lincoln uses state-of-the art technology to provide dependable, quality service at a competitive price.
Aaron Mattea is seven-year veteran in armed security services, which includes four years of service for the United States Army, completion of two tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, and three years working as a civilian security contractor. His deployment experience includes maintaining the personal security assignment of high-ranking government officials. Since 2010, Mattea’s been employed by three of the world’s largest security companies, serving as a team leader for a quick response team and providing contracted security services around the globe.
Kyle Kruse is a military veteran who spent 64 months deployed to a theater of war in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria and Pakistan. While in the military, Kruse worked as a New Orleans Federal Special Police Officer as part of a US OCONUS project during Hurricane Katrina. In addition, Kruse spent four years on the USMC Fleet Anti-Terrorism Team, eight years as a US State Department and Department of Defense Contractor, and three years as the Nuclear Regulatory Commission Armed Security Adversary Team Leader.
Together, Aaron and Kyle have a wealth of experience in protecting their country overseas and are now back in Omaha and Lincoln to provide peace of mind for their community.
Signal 88 Security of Lincoln 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.
Signal 88 Security of Lincoln provides its clients with many options for protecting their property, personnel and assets. Its well-marked, highly-visible patrol vehicles conduct roving patrol services. Dedicated site security is available as appropriate and Signal 88 Security of Lincoln’s security solutions can also be customized for special events, foot patrol, pool lock-ups, guard shack services, and controlled access. Contact Signal 88 Security of Lincoln to create an effective strategy for your home or business.
Signal 88 Security of Lincoln’s roving patrol vehicles are the strongest visual deterrent available within the private security industry. Each sports utility vehicle is outfitted with eye-catching graphics, LED lighting, and the latest WiFi communications technology. Patrol officers are able to create immediate reports and are available to respond to situations as necessary.
Signal 88 Security of Lincoln’s randomized patrol services are the most cost-effective method of providing security at one or multiple client sites, including shopping malls, shopping centers, hotels and apartment complexes. GPS-tracked vehicles, with time and date stamped electronic reports provide peace of mind and verification. Patrol officers are able to lookout for possible issues, as well as deliver the following:
In circumstances where a constant security presence is preferred, Signal 88 Security’s dedicated officers can provide on-site security services around the clock. Its dedicated officers are highly trained and highly visible and can be a crime deterrent at schools, hospitals, events and retail locations. Dedicated officers can conduct foot patrols, respond to situations as needed and provide face-to-face contact for customers, residents and employees.
Quality Signal 88 Security Officers
Signal 88’s Security of Lincoln’s personnel selection process maintains quality standards for each of its officers. All candidates pass an extensive interview process and background investigation, with a comprehensive criminal history check and immediate and ongoing drug tests. Upon selection, every officer completes a series of accredited training coursework endorsed by the International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO). The comprehensive 12-part active learning system provides the latest instruction in safety and security methods, emergency preparedness, effective communications, report writing, ethical conduct, use of force and crime prevention. Additionally, Signal 88 Security of Omaha provides its officers with many opportunities to continue personal development through ongoing training.