Your Trusted Contract Security Provider Since 1984

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Pacific Protection Services, Inc. is a full-service contract Security Provider.  Since 1984 we have been providing California's financial institutions, health care facilities, and commercial, industrial and retail establishments with State licensed uniformed Security Officers and related services. 

Pacific Protection Services, Inc.
22144 Clarendon Street, Suite 110
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: 818-313-9369

About Pacific Protection Services

Melvin Staples, CPP, Co-Founder, President, CEO

Mr. Melvin Staples is the Co-Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pacific Protection Services, Inc. Pacific Protection Services is a full service Contract Security and Investigative Services provider. Mr. Staples began early in life in the retail industry and entertainment security business. That customer service mindset combined with his interest in protective services led to over 30 years of hands-on experience as a security consultant and contract security management.

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Luis Duarte, Vice President and COO

Luis Duarte came to Pacific Protection Services, Inc. in 2008 and has served in a variety of capacities, including Regional Manager, Director of Operations, and now as Chief Operations Officer.

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Steve Frye, Executive Vice President and CFO – Co-Founder

Steve Frye is a co-founder and owner of Pacific Protection Services, Inc. He is a graduate of Pepperdine University School of Business, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Public Management. He has also completed graduate courses in Public Communications at Pepperdine University and Public Administration at UCLA.

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Suzie Frye, Director of Finance and Corporate Controller

Suzie Frye started working at Pacific Protection Services in 1989 as an accounting assistant to the Corporate Controller. Several years later when the Controller retired, she stepped into that position and subsequently assumed the duties of Director of Finance. She is responsible for accounts receivable and invoicing as well as payroll for over 300 employees.

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Lauren Wong, Customer Service Manager

Lauren Wong came to Pacific Protection in 1994.In her duties as Pacific Protection’s Customer Relations Manager, Lauren is in touch daily with a wide range of individuals, from clients to security officers, law enforcement personnel and patrons who visit the locations under Pacific Protection’s security watch.

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Pacific Protection Services

22144 Clarendon Street, Suite 110
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Tel.: 818.313.9369
Fax.: 818.313.9155

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