Welcome to A.C.E. Security Consultants
Armored Car Expert and Security Consultants specialize in the following areas:
1. Forensic expert in physical security cases.
2. Forensic expert in armored car cases.
3. Conducting Security Risk Assessments for organizations.
4. Customizing security programs to reduce costs, improve risk management and increase profits.
5. Customized security training.
OSAC Guest Speaker
Jim was a guest speaker at the Overseas Security Advisory Council held in Manama on May 26, 2022 and was presented with a Certificate of Appreciation and OSAC Challenge Coin. Directors of Security from, U.S.A., Denmark, India, South Africa, Bahrain, and other countries were in attendance.
(See photos below). https://www.osac.gov/About/
ASIS International Spot Light:
Jim has been an ASIS International member since 1981 and currently serves on the Cultural Properties Council. He was founder and Chapter Chair at the Savannah Low Country Chapter for 5 years and served as Committee Chair for the House of Worship Committee for three years and also on the Physical Security Council for two years. Jim Holds all three ASIS Board Certifications accreddited by the Department of Homeland Security, American Standards Institute and International Standards Organization.
Webinars, interviews, and articles:
Soft Target Risks
by Jim McGuffey (Video 2016)
S.A.F.E. Active Shooter Response
June 2020, Jim McGuffey interviewed on lessons learned in security and how he ended up in his current role.
Security and protection for houses of worship
Jim conducts webinar for ASIS International–Emerging Threats and Protective Strategies for Houses of Worship-July 12, 2017
Emerging Threats and Protective Strategies for Houses of Worship
A Podcast Interview featuring Jim McGuffey
Hostile Surveillance Detection Training, ASIS International Read More>>
speaking Spot Light:
Jim speaking at InfraGard Training Session in Charleston Feb 23, 2019 on Hostile Surveillance Detection for Houses of Worship.
Jim conducts a Hostile Surveillance Detection Webinar for ASIS International on November 19, 2019. Jim has conducted numerous webinars for international organization on the topics of Security Risk Assessment Process, Hostile Surveillance Detection as a Security Countermeasure for critical Infrastructure and soft targets and House of Worship Protection.
Jim was guest speaker at the Panama City, Panama ASIS International Chapter on June 27, 2018.
Jim discussed security strategies before 100 clergy and House of Worship security professionals at the Airborne and Special Operations Museum in
ASIS International 62nd Annual Seminar and Exhitibs, Jim presenting on Strategies of Hardening Soft Targets for places of worship. Sept. 13, 2016.
Security expert and Bluffton resident, Jim McGuffey, teaches local church leaders how to prepare for the worst. McGuffey leads the free House of Worship Security Training workshop to area church leaders at the Bluffton Police Department.
Jim addressing security, law enforcement and museum managers from the U.K. and Europe at the International Arts & Antiquities Security Forum in Gateshead, England.
Jim speaks at SC InfraGard 2016 Winter Conference on the Security Risk Analysis Process.