Department of Consumer Affairs -BSIS
"If everyone is thinking alike, then somebody isn't thinking."
-George S. Patton
All security companies in the State of California are governed by the Department of Consumer Affairs. The agency that directly handles all matters concerning security companies, or "Private Patrol Operators", is the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services.
On this page you will be able to link directly to the Department of Consumer Affairs and BSIS.
With the BSIS link you will be able to "Verify a Guard Card License" and "Verify a Private Patrol Operators License ".