AKAL SECURITY HISTORY
Akal Security (Akal) was founded in 1980. Over the past the decades it has grown from a small local firm to one of the largest U.S. owned contract security companies in the United States. Started with a $1,200 loan from one of its founders, Akal has grown steadily by exceeding client expectations and remaining dedicated to service and employee development. Akal has been a top US Government contractor for over twenty years and is one of America’s largest security personnel firms. Akal’s commitment to serving our clients, employees and communities remains the foundation of the exceptional services our people provide every day, across the nation and around the world.
Akal’s core purpose and values guide the company’s actions and decisions and serve as the foundation on which Akal builds relationships with its clients, employees, and communities.
Today, Akal specializes in providing security for critical federal government facilities and state and local government agencies.
Akal’s highlights include:
- U.S. owned and operated since 1980.
- Named America’s top employer of disabled veterans in 2005.
- Ranked as one of the top 100 civilian contractors in the United States by Government Executive Magazine.
- Operating and protecting facilities vital to our nation’s security.