WELCOME TO

GLOBAL SECURITY GROUP

Meeting Security and Life Safety Needs

Global Security Group, Inc. (GSG) was founded in 2001 shortly after attacks of 9/11 with a clear mission; meet the security and life safety needs of the private sector using the most highly trained and experienced former law enforcement officers and firefighters.

ACTIVE SHOOTER INCIDENTS IN THE UNITED STATES SINCE 2000

QUICK LOOK

250 Active Shooter Incidents in the US From 2000 - 2017 INCIDENTS PER YEAR
1
2000
9
2005
26
2010
20
2015
20
2016
30
2017

BY THE NUMBERS

The FBI has designated 50 shootings in 2016 and 2017 as active shooter incidents.
50

Incidents in 21 States

943

Casualties (excluding the shooters)

20

Met “Mass Killing” Definition

8

Shooters Stopped by Citizens

Source: FBI’s Office of Partner Engagement in collaboration with the FBI’s Criminal Investigative Division and the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) Center at Texas State University.
FBI Office of Partner Engagement
FBI Criminal Investigation Division
Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) Center at Texas State University

SERVICES AT A GLANCE

ACTIVE SHOOTER RESPONSE TRAINING

We provide active shooter response and prevention training.

FIRE & LIFE SAFETY

Our staff of former professional fire officers prepares comprehensive fire safety and emergency action plans, conducts training...

PROTECTIVE SERVICES

Armed and unarmed protective agents for special events, celebrities, executives and VIP protection.

CONSULTING

Our Staff provides a number of consulting services to public and private sector clients including...

INVESTIGATIONS

Global’s investigators have extensive experience in conducting all types of criminal and civil investigations.

SPECIALIZED TRAINING

Our trainers are former instructors at the FBI/DEA Academy at Quantico, Virginia and the academies of both the NYPD and FDNY.

MEET THE GSG TEAM

DAVID S. KATZ
CEO
A former senior Special Agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration...
MARK NOVAK
PRESIDENT
A retired Captain with the New York City Police
Department....
FRANK PAPALIA
VICE PRESIDENT
Frank is a retired New York City Fire Department (FDNY) Lieutenant...
KEVIN SCHAMBERGER
VICE PRESIDENT
A retired FDNY lieutenant, Kevin has 29 years of experience...

GSG IN THE NEWS

PIX 11 – Active Shooter Response Training
In the aftermath of the horrific shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida...[+]
Fox News – Prepare For An Active Shooter In Your Office
Fox News investigates businesses taking steps to teach employees how to react to an active shooter...[+]
CNN – DOJ Opens Probe Into Deadly Police Shooting
David Katz appears as a subject matter expert to discuss the Department of Justice Use of Force policy...[+]