Oakville has been in existence for centuries and is a town in Southern Ontario; it is divided into community neighborhoods which consist of 12 – 13 in number. Although a small community, Oakville has also seen crime related incidents in the area and no doubt experienced and professional security systems need to be put in place for the area to be a safe place to live. Crimes have increased in the past three years to a record ‘high.’ Drugs have been a major contributor that has led to crime in Oakville, recording around 30%-40% over the years. Housebreaks have also created a major issue for law enforcing authorities. Crime will continue to raise its head all the time and this is the time that a professional and experienced security contingent needs to fall in place to combat and curb the crimes being committed. At times people think that they could do with a professional security system in place, but this is not so with the ever increasing rate of crime in the area. People do need professional help by way of security services. Bank robberies have taken a toll and increased twofold, while rampage shootings have escalated, especially in schools, where innocent children, teachers and parents have fallen victim. No doubt it may be not possible to curb crime 100%, but measures could be in place to prevent such catastrophic events taking place in the county. A professional security service will have within its cadres, well trained security personnel, detectives etc who will be able to detect possible criminals and prevent them from carrying out dastardly acts within the community. It is very essential that the population takes their security and the security of assets seriously. Personnel and assets could be protected by professional security guards, who are trained in various spheres to be able to protect what is yours. For example, Banks should take note that they are always number one on the list of targets of criminals. These criminals have a way of moving in squads to cover their operations and these acts will not be detected by “layman”. These acts can be detected and curbed only by professional security services which are equipped with the “know-how” and expertise to be able to give the populations and neighborhood a safe living environment. Crime has raised its head so high that you may never know when criminals would strike. One must not forget that weapons have reached a sophisticated era at the moment with state-of-the-art weapons that can be even concealed in a pen, but that could cause immense destruction. Hence, it is up to the population to recognize that their security and the security of their hard-earned assets are protected by a professional security team, who will make you rest assured that you are in safe hands and your property and assets are in safe hands too. Think about it;think about what it would be to lose the life or lives of loved ones in a shoot- out in a school or even in your own premises. Yes, this could definitely be prevented if you employ a professional, experienced security team to protect you and your assets.