Phelps Security Guards, Memphis, TN


Whatever your security needs are, Phelps can deliver. We provide superior services honed by decades of excellence and innovation.

The Oldest in the City

First and foremost, Phelps is a local business. Being rooted in Memphis for more than half a century has impacted the way we do business and how we serve our clients. When Phelps was founded, it was one of the only security firms in the city — as we’ve grown, we’ve led the local industry through innovation, adaptation, and an understanding of how security should function in this region.

Historic photo of Phelps Security Officer in Memphis, TN.

Adaptive to Change

To arrive and remain at the forefront of Memphis security providers, we have always put an emphasis on adopting cutting-edge technologies, new techniques, and changing practices in the security industry. Embracing change in an evolving industry has allowed us to improve our service to our customers every year.

Established Excellence

Phelps Security, Inc. has established itself as the standard-bearer of the Memphis security industry. Our top-notch training academy prepares every employee with the confidence and expertise that comes with decades of excellence. As one of the oldest, most well-established firms in Memphis, Phelps has earned a reputation as the city’s premier security provider.

There's a reason for our red trucks

"Phelps Security has provided guard service for us for more than 25 years. We have been very pleased with both their guards and their supervisory personnel. They are also very flexible to respond quickly when additional service is required above and beyond the regularly-scheduled service. We would highly recommend Phelps to anyone." - James N., Properties Manager