2017 Private Security Services Week


WHEREAS, the health, safety, and well-being of all Virginians are of utmost importance to the prosperity and livelihood of our Commonwealth’s families and communities; and

WHEREAS, the mission of the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) is to provide the leadership needed to improve Virginia’s criminal justice system through effective training, partnerships, research, regulation, and support; and

WHEREAS, Virginia has more than 2,000 active Private Security Services Business Licenses; and

WHEREAS, Virginia has more than 43,000 active Private Security Services Individual Registrants; and

WHEREAS, Private Security Services Week is an opportunity to recognize the courageous men and women who endeavor to protect us each and every day; 

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Terence R. McAuliffe, do hereby recognize June 4-10, 2017, as PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICES WEEK in our COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA, and I call this observance to the attention of all our citizens.