Be Prepared for Anything

A private security company in Bluffton, Hilton Head, SC & Savannah, GA with experience to handle it all

Are you searching for a dependable private security or surveillance company with a solid track record and a variety of services to fit your needs? Southern Shield and Protective Services is a trusted private security company in the Bluffton, South Carolina area with over 30 years of combined military and law enforcement experience. You never can be too careful, and that same thought should go into how you choose your security or bodyguard.

Don't settle for unprofessional local bodyguards or event security. Not only is it a waste of money-it's also potentially dangerous for you or your protected assets. Our professionals have received training from a variety of respected institutions, including the:

  • Federal Law Enforcement Training Center
  • Georgia Public Safety Training Center
  • South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy
  • United States Army Medical Department
  • United States Marine Corps



We perform our job to the highest level. Call (843) 212-6974 today and see how we can offer you or your business safety and protection.We also offer security consulting, site security services and risk management services



Risk Management

Risk Management

If we find weak spots, we can provide solutions

Executive Protection

Executive Protection

Hire a local bodyguard.

Private Security

Private Security

Ensure safety at any event.


"Stellar example of a trustworthy local company. Responsive and diligent with not only their response to those who've hired them, but also to situations that arise while working. Never met a group of guys who could handle themselves with such tact and composure during stressful situations before. Great company."
Jericho S.

Everything from a local bodyguard to full event security in Bluffton, Hilton Head, SC & Savannah, GA

Private security companies are becomingly increasingly popular, but people often wonder if they really need a surveillance company or private security company for protection. Today, there are a number of different reasons to hire our services, including:

  • Personal threats
  • Neighborhood crime
  • Recent theft
  • Crowd control
  • Public safety
  • School or workplace violence
  • Protection of valuable assets
  • Travel to dangerous threat areas
  • Well-known public status

A private security company or local bodyguard isn't just for those with celebrity status. Anyone is a potential target for crime or violence. If you are putting together any event that expects a large number of people, public safety is of the utmost importance. If you feel you require extra safety or protection, call us today to discuss our services.

Customized protection for your particular needs

At Southern Shield and Protective Services, we know every situation requires a specific protective plan or surveillance. No two circumstances are alike. That's why we focus on the best security solutions. When you call us, our professionals will evaluate your security risk and help to develop a plan to mitigate that risk.

We offer surveillance in Bluffton, Hilton Head, SC & Savannah, GA and the rest of the Lowcountry. We also offer protection as a private security company for businesses or events and provide executive protection for those who request local bodyguards for their personal safety. Speak with our trained representatives today to find out how we can help you.