Our Mission 
To deliver honest, high quality service; and respond to the needs and concerns of our clients in a prompt, professional and courteous team spirit fashion.

About us


Founded in 1996 in Palm Beach County, FL, Florida State Security quickly developed a reputation for providing quality security guard and patrol services by encompassing the highest levels of experience, expertise and ethical standards. These aspects, combined with local ownership and management, have made Florida State Security a leader in the South Florida Private Security Industry.

Mrs. Price joined the team as Vice President in 2008. 

Her background in the security industry includes office management, human resource
management, payroll management, IT oversight and marketing. She is also a licensed security officer.


​Prior to becoming a member of the Florida State Security Team, Mrs. Price was the Director of Research for the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County where she served as the primary source for economic data, research and analyses that supported the business development activities of the organization. 

​These skills have translated into helping develop Florida State Security into a well structured, well organized company capable of responding to the needs of its clients and employees.

Mr. Price, CPP is a Board Certified Protection Professional and has worked in the residential and commercial security industry since 1993.


His experience includes every level of service in the field as well as having been a State licensed Security Officer Instructor, Security ​Officer Firearms Instructor and an adjunct instructor at Palm Beach State College having trained thousands of individuals to become security officers in South Florida. 


Mitch is a member of ASIS International.  He is also a past President of the prestigious Executives’ Association of the Palm Beaches where he received the President’s Award for outstanding contribution to the organization.  In 2010, Mitch joined the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Business Partners Against Terrorism program.


Mitch attended Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where he earned his Bachelor of Education in 1975.​

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