security guard franchise

Security Guard services are set to double in revenue from 17.5 billion to 35 billion in the next 5 years. Operating a security guard franchise is an intriguing opportunity to become part of this key industry in our society: protecting people, and protecting businesses. Leveraging the expertise of our team at City Security Services, our company has created a streamlined, effective organization model for a range of security-related services, such as armed and unarmed security officers.

City Security Services is located in Houston, Texas, and we are franchising in all the major cities in the United States.  We will only have one franchise in each city, eliminating any internal competition, which means you must apply fast if you are interested.

why franchise with css? 

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Revenue 24hrs A Day

Invoice 24/7; 365 days a Year

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Residual Revenue

Multi-Million Dollar Sales Potential

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Low Risk Opportunity

Recession & Pandemic Proof Industry

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Franchise Affordability

Low Investment, Low Royalties

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Streamlined Operations

Automated Sales and Recruiting

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Major Tax Benefits

Work Opportunity Tax Credits

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why choose our security guard franchise?

In an exceptionally fast-growing industry, you need a leadership group that also offers strong and sustainable strategic direction. We are not your standard security service, and the heightened demand for professional security services provides abundant opportunities for our company to grow.

With an ever-expanding reputation for providing innovative solutions in this industry, City Security Services could benefit our franchisees a great deal with our automated business processes. Guesswork has no place in our organization. We have set the bar, and expectations high, established standards and developed operational procedures to make certain that our franchisees succeed. We love what we do, and we do it well.

As a franchise owner, you’ll enjoy plenty of training at City Security Services, a supportive community of fellow franchisees, and access to our corporate office staff as well as a dedicated consultant. In addition, you will have a chance to gain access to our industry-leading tools and technologies. Learn more about our Security Franchise

24hrs a day guard deployment

365 Days a year guard deployment

What to expect with our security guard franchise

When you own a City Security Services franchise, you are partnering with a leader in security with the opportunity to serve your community as a locally focused business owner, cultivating lasting relationships in your city. As a franchisee, you’re a part of our family and receive support from our dedicated team. Our training program is designed to help you succeed quickly and efficiently. 


Our platform helps you get started instantly with automated client leads, in tandem with our security guard recruiting software makes our security guard franchise operate efficiently. 

Our suite of software includes a customer relations portal, real-time security guard data, security guard scheduling, optimized training enrollment, and automated billing.


Brand awareness creates loyalty and trust. When you purchase our franchise, you gain a wider presence and have targeted audiences established, which provides more exposure and opportunity for your success.

You Take on Limited Risks and Liability

When you purchase a City Security franchise, you remove some of the risks from the startup process. Instead of risking your capital with a unknow business model, you can instead invest your time in honing our business model in which we will provide the best in class training and support with your own consultant.

You Can Accelerate Your Growth

The Security Industry will grow from $17.5 Billion to $35 Billion by 2027. By focusing on replicable practices, you can accelerate your growth and exponentially increase your earning potential. Running a proven infrastructure to recruit, train and support means that City Security Services will be able to help you scale and grow much faster.


When you purchase City Security Services, LLC, you will be in total control over daily operations. You will manage your own employees, with a proven sales model resulting in a healthy profitable business.

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Why our Security Guard Franchise?

Your needs will determine the type of security guard you need. Our company offers highly skilled, and trained security professionals to all our clients. We offer the following types of security guards:

  • Level 2: Non-Commission Security Officer (Unarmed)
  • Level 3: Commissioned Security Officer (Armed)
  • Level 4: Personal Protection Officer (Bodyguard)
  • Private Investigator
Who is City Security Services?

City Security Services is our parent company. We take pride in offering reliable, trustworthy, and professional Houston Security Guard Services. With over 10 years of experience and state-of-the-art technology to beef up our security services, our service provision is unmatched in the industry. Some of the security services that we offer include:

  • Fire Watch Security Services
  • Senior Assisted Living Security Guards

  • Commercial Security Officers

  • Construction Site Security Guards

  • Corporate Event Security Guards
  • Special Event Security Officers
  • Hospital Security Officers
  • Retail Security Officers
  • School and Campus Security Officers
  • Parking Lot Security Guards
  • Parking Garage Security Officers
  • Manufacturing Warehouse Security Officers
  • Private Security Officers
  • Mobile Security Patrol
  • Bodyguards and VIP Personal Security
  • Residential Security Guards
  • K-9 Security Guards
Do you train security officers for franchisees?

At City Security Services we believe that training our Security Guards and Officers is a vital component of our business, as well as a great benefit to the countless business that relies on us for safety. Our Security Guard School allows us to optimize all aspects of security under one roof.

How much revenue can a Security Guard Franchise create in the first year?

There is no guarantee to the amount of revenue you can make, but security guard services are in demand and 7 digits are not out of reach in the first year.

How long does it take to break even with a Security Guard Franchise?

Based on how you execute your business and manage your finances, breaking even in the first year while providing ownership cashflow is doable.  There are no guarantees.

Do I need a security background to do well in this business?

You do not need to have a security background.  You will be knowledgeable and trained before you start.

Can I get a loan to purchase a Security Guard Franchise?

There are SBA loan opportunities and bank loans based on your credit available.

Is the security guard industry lucrative?

The security guard industry is very lucrative.  This is one of the very few businesses that you can generate revenue 24 x 7.

What kind of Profit margin can i expect with a Security Guard Franchise?

Based on the location of the business, the business should be designed to make 20% minus your royalties.  However, it ultimately depends on what price you can sell your services.

What is the future of the security guard industry?

The future of this industry is bright and growing! Come and be a part of the City Security Service franchise operations.

How long does it take to be operational after I purchase a Security Guard Franchise territory?

2 weeks of upfront training and we can move at your pace.  We will like to complete all transactions and be operating for a maximum of 6 months.

This is not a franchise offering. A franchise offering can be made by us only in a state if we are first registered, excluded, exempted, or otherwise qualified to offer franchises in that state, and only if we provide you with an appropriate franchise disclosure document. Follow-up or individualized responses to you that involve either effecting or attempting to effect the sale of a franchise will be made only if we are first in compliance with state registration requirements, or are covered by an applicable state exclusion or exemption.

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10050 Northwest Fwy.
Suite 130
Houston, Texas 77092

Phone: (713) 485-4425
License #C11614301