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Matthew D. Albritton

Security Guard

Friendly, polite and responsive Senior Security Officer with more than 10 years of experience working in retail, corporate settings, guaranteeing the protection and safety of building and staff. Proficient in nonviolent conflict resolution methods. Security supervisor who is self-assured and has managed security teams of up to 30 people. Stays current with industry developments by researching and implementing the most recent security measures, standards, and operations.


Senior Security Guard
Montage International, Washington, DC
  • Worked as a security guard for high-profile clientele and occasions like pro sports games, tournaments and concerts.
  • An internal theft gang was discovered at a production corporation, stopping weekly damages of $5,000 or more. Client was notified of the distrust and warehouse worker's vehicles were inspected.
  • Detected vehicle seal interfering and inconsistencies in stock/SKU documents, resulting in the imprisonment of criminal offenders liable for more than $100,000 in stolen goods.
  • Managers and retail customers praised for contributions to impactful loss. Worked on uniformed protection and secret agents monitoring groups and accomplished shrink decreases of up to 38% by preventing theft, detaining shoplifters, and retrieving stolen items.
  • Responded to emergency cases and serious incidents by being calm under stress and made sound decision-making.
Security Guard
Allied Universal, Washington, DC
  • Analyzed worker identification cards and kept a detailed account of who arrives and exits the facility.
  • At the finish of every shift, accomplished all appropriate documentation, such as occurrence and incident notes.
  • In compliance with company security procedures, responded to emergencies and threats.
  • Flows through five company office buildings with more than 6,000 workers in search of disruptions, dangerous conditions, and unlawful acts.
  • Nonviolent occurrence management approaches were used to interrogate clients who were being destructive, improper, or legally questionable.
  • Confirmed a favorable customer experience by welcoming clients, responding to questions, and directing them to specific products all across the store.
  • Staff members and visitors were given details on upcoming initiatives and events.
  • Monitored guests in and guided them to the proper meeting place.


Associate degree in Criminal Justice
Purdue University Global, Indiana
Bachelor of Applied Science in Public Safety Management
Miami Dade College, Miami, FL


Certified in Homeland Security (CHS)
Industrial Security Professional Certification (ISP)
Certified Protection Officer (CPO)
Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
First Aid, CPR and AED Instructor

1764 Goldcliff Circle

Washington, DC 20005                     

Executive Decision Making
Team Management
Public Safety & Security
CCTV Systems
Corporate & Retail Security
Facility & Asset Protection
Firearms Handling & Safety
Criminal Investigations
Defensive Tactics
Workplace Safety
Loss Prevention & Mitigation