Phelps Security Guards, Memphis, TN


Phelps is a family business built on personal values and passion passed down through three generations. Our security guards wear the Phelps name with pride.

B.I.G. for Memphis

As a company deeply rooted in the Memphis community for more than five decades, Phelps endeavors to make our great city a better place to live and work every day. We host B.I.G. for Memphis meetings at our offices with the goal of bringing Memphis law enforcement and business leaders together to do just that.

Phelps Security also Supports:

Lipscomb Pitts Brakfast Club

Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club (LPBC)

The Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club (LPBC) is a privately-funded catalyst for the Mid-South. Our mission is to be a force for good by fostering teamwork among business and civic leaders and by aligning corporate resources to make a collective impact in the community. By providing valuable content through around 150 events each year and simple ways to get involved, the LPBC partners invite you to join the movement at no cost to you. Movements start with small actions and together we can make a huge impact!


Only one security firm can be a member of the LPBC, and Phelps is honored to be that partner.


Visit the Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club (LPBC) website.



COMEC- Commission on Missing and Exploited Children

Commission on Missing and Exploited Children (COMEC)

For over 23 years COMEC has identified and instituted programs that help children and those who are charged with their care. COMEC promotes the safety and protection of all children. Children who run away, children who are taken, children who are kicked out of their homes, or simply a child or parent who needs help in facing the many obstacles that challenge them. We are here to support them and you.


Patti Phelps and Andrew Phelps are proud to serve on the Board for COMEC.


Visit the The Commission on Missing & Exploited Children (COMEC) website.



Crime Stoppers

Crime Stoppers

Crime Stoppers encourages members of the community to assist local law enforcement agencies in the fight against crime by overcoming the two key elements that inhibit community involvement: fear and apathy. Crime Stoppers provides a telephone number and Web Tips to encourage citizens in the community to volunteer vital information helpful to law enforcement agencies to fight against crime.


Lloyd Phelps is proud to serve as a Board Member for Memphis Crime Stoppers.


Visit the Crime Stoppers of Memphis and Shelby County website.



Fallen Officers Memorial

Fallen Officer Memorial

The Memphis/Shelby County Law Enforcement Foundation is proud to partner with the members of the Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club, along with various other business and community leaders, to make the Fallen Officer Memorial a reality within our community. This memorial will be a monument to those MPD officers who have lost their lives protecting our city and will provide their family and friends a place to remember and honor their loved ones.


Lloyd Phelps and Patti Phelps are proud to serve as Board Members.


Visit the Fallen Officer Memorial website.




Local Law Enforcement

Phelps works extensively with local law enforcement and city officials. The relationships we build together benefit us as a company as well as our clients. Many members of our management team and security professionals come from a law enforcement background, giving us a valuable perspective when it comes to delivering your safety.

Since 1953

"Compared to other security vendors in the area, Phelps is better connected and informed when it comes to crime, suspects, and general security-related information in Memphis – all of which is valuable information to our property managers." - Dan W., CPM