School Staff to be Armed Security Guards in Arkansas Schools this Year

GARD Pro Not Registered Update: Since this article was published, the Arkansas Attorney General has ruled that it is against the law to arm teachers in schools. The school district, police and Attorney General’s office are continuing to work on a solution. We’ll keep you posted as to the final decision. You’ve probably seen the headlines on the AP wire …

Pro Armed Security Guard Arkansas – Fees & Training

GARD Pro Not RegisteredOnce you’ve been on the job in Arkansas for a year, your employer must renew your Commissioned Security Officer (CSO) license. Your CSO license needs to be renewed every year. You must turn into your employer your expired security officer license. Your employer will retain the license as part of your employee file as required by the …

New Armed Security Guard Arkansas – Fees & Training Detailed Info

GARD Pro Not RegisteredIf you want to carry a firearm on duty as a security guard in Arkansas, you must be a  Commissioned Security Officer (CSO). Type of Security Guard License Required & Issuing Authority Security Guard License Type: Commissioned Security Officer (CSO) Security Guard License Length: 1 year Security Guard Licensing Authority and Website: Arkansas State Police  Regulatory Services Division. …

Pro Unarmed Security Guard Arkansas – Fees & Training

GARD Pro Not RegisteredOnce you’ve been on the job in Arkansas for a year, your employer must renew your Private Security Officer (PSO) license. Your PSO license needs to be renewed every year. You must turn into your employer your expired security officer license. Your employer will retain the license as part of your employee file as required by the …

New Unarmed Security Guard Arkansas – Fees & Training Detailed Info

GARD Pro Not RegisteredTo work for a private security guard company or in security for a non-security company in Arkansas, your employer needs to register you as Private Security Officer with the Arkansas State Police Regulatory Services Division. You are a Private Security Officer (PSO) if you are employed by a security services contractor or the security department of a …