Security guarding operations have been around for a long time. Allan Pinkerton started his famous company in 1850, perhaps the first recognizable forerunner to today’s increasingly competitive security sector. Security guarding companies today still wrestle with the dual tasks that plagued Pinkerton in the 19th century: recruitment and training.
The Honourable H. Frank Lewis, Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island, presented awards to members of the Canadian Corps of Commissionaires N.B. & P.E.I. Division celebrating their long service with the organization. The Lieutenant Governor is a Patron of the New Brunswick & Prince Edward Island Division. Present at the December 6, 2013 ceremony were (l to r) Brigadier General Ret'd Eric Goodwin (Board of Governors N.B. & P.E.I.