In the News

March 31, 2014 

By John Slater

March 25, 2014

The twin pillars of the security industry

March 2014, BLUE LINE Magazine - by John Dewar

March 18, 2014

By Justin Cann

Mike Grover is proud the province has found a new way to honour its veterans.

Grover, the Head Commissionaire for Moose Jaw, is a veteran himself. He served in the Royal Canadian Armoured Corps from 1979 into the 1990s, including service in West Germany and Somalia.

January 29, 2014


Starting Thursday, it will be harder for people with criminal records to hide their past by changing their legal name.

January 6, 2014

Airport Management Council of Ontario - November 2013

May 4, 2013

The Times Columnist - Pedro Arrais

Al Paterson recently accepted the Commissionaires Governor General award on behalf of the Airport Security Department of Victoria International Airport.

April 8, 2013

The Daily Gleaner - Michael Staples

Canada’s Corps of Commissionaires is pushing for standardization of training for security companies in the province.

The organization believes a standardized policy is needed to ensure clients that members are trained to an appropriate level.

April 2, 2013

Canadian Security Magazine - Vawn Himmelsbach: January / February Issue

The guarding business has always been tough, from attracting and retaining employees to competing with new technology. And last June, when a G4S guard allegedly turned on his co-workers at the University of Alberta, killing three and injuring one in a foiled heist, it pointed to some of the industry’s concerns.

October 18, 2012

There’s little argument that today’s colleges and university campuses have changed.

The advent of emerging technologies, the introduction of sustainable practices and the push for greater student autonomy have had a tremendous impact on shaping the new landscape.

Yet perhaps the biggest change has come in the form of increased campus safety and security.

September 19, 2012

Esprit de Corps - Blake Hurdis

For 87 years, Commissionaires has had the mandate of providing meaningful employment for the men and women who have served the Canadian military and moved on to civilian life.