Concealed weapons inside Van Andel Arena would be a ‘big mistake,’ says head of security firm

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Allowing patrons to carry concealed weapons inside the Van Andel Arena would be a “big mistake,” according to the head of the security firm for the arena and other public venues in West Michigan. “We are vehemently opposed to allowing firearms in the arena building by patrons,” John Kendall, president and [...]

By | 2016-10-25T21:57:44+00:00 May 4th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Private security firm hired to guard Michigan’s National Guard bases and facilities

GRAND RAPIDS - The state has hired a West Michigan-based private security firm to protect six of its National Guard and Air National Guard bases and facilities. In a 5-year, $15 million contract, DK Security will provide armed security services at six military installations around the state. The facilities include Camp Grayling, Selfridge Air National [...]

By | 2018-02-16T23:26:23+00:00 January 7th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DK Security will add 150 employees by acquiring Joseph A. Young & Associates

KENTWOOD -- West Michigan's largest security and investigation firm, DK Security Inc., whose client list includes Spartan Stores Inc., Van Andel Arena and Wolverine World Wide Inc., is expanding eastward. DK is acquiring Mason-based Joseph A. Young & Associates Inc., which provides security for Capitol City Airport, the Lansing school district and Lansing Lugnuts minor-league [...]

By | 2018-02-16T23:26:24+00:00 March 26th, 2009|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Investigations to Uniform Security

In 1998, DK Security was able to secure two large investigation contracts, which resulted in providiing uniform security services for two very prominent food distributors in the Grand Rapids region. Both are some of our oldest and most valued clients. One of which also led us to the start of our loss prevention division as [...]

By | 2018-02-16T23:26:24+00:00 January 23rd, 1998|Timeline|0 Comments
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DK Security is a full-service security and investigations company offering a variety of for a wide range of security related services.

Uniform Security • Armed Security • Event Management

Executive Protection • Loss Prevention • Investigations

Threat Analysis • Background Screening • HonorLine

Fingerprinting • High Risk Terminations