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August 2015

Alexander Olson

Please join us in congratulating and recognizing Alexander Olson as our Officer of the Month for August 2015!

SOCO Company Overview – Brief

SOCO PRIVATE SECURITY is a boutique security company serving business and private sectors alike.

In England (where private security began) SOCO is the acronym to "Scene of Crime Officer"…in Northern California, SOCO stands for Sonoma County. SOCO was founded by Santa Rosa resident, John Iervolino, who started in security many years ago as a volunteer community police officer in Hawaii and most recently, as operations manager and general manager for two of Northern California's largest security companies.

SOCO employs military and law enforcement as well as professionals from all career paths. Presently, SOCO is the only security provider in Northern California training all of its security officers (on continual basis) in Identifying & Dealing with Mentally Ill & Homeless people, LGBT sensitivity training and requiring Physical Readiness Testing. Additionally, SOCO works closely with Santa Rosa, Napa, Rohnert Park & Windsor Police Departments as well as the Sonoma County Sheriff.

SOCO PRIVATE SECURITY is "The New Breed in Security®" breaking all the negative stereotypes and stigmas that plague the industry today.

OUR Core Values:

Honesty, Integrity, Tenacity & Teamwork  drive us to excellence. We invite constructive critique, own up to our mistakes and endeavor to exceed our customers' expectations!

SOCO OOTY Award 2014

Rodrigo Franco-Villegas

Please join us in congratulating and recognizing Rodrigo Franco-Villegas as our Officer of the Year for 2014!

Rodrigo exemplified our Core Values: Honesty * Integrity * Tenacity * Teamwork in his service to our clients!

John M. Iervolino with Ronald D. Hightower, Sonoma County security officer of the year

John M. Iervolino, Rodrigo Franco-Villegas

Introducing SMART PATROL

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SOCO Private Security

730 2nd Street, Unit 3483
Santa Rosa, CA 95402
Phone: 707.331.2908

PPO: 17341


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