All Special Officers (Bodyguards)
S.T.O.P.P.'s investigative unit specializes in Corporate Security, Criminal Background Checks, Insurance Investigations Loss Prevention, Security Consulting, Process Service, Skip Tracing and Forensic Accounting.
STOPP's exclusive CCT Training was designed by internationally recognized martial arts experts, specifically for the professional Security Officer. It features the most effective unarmed and Kubotan assisted techniques, for defense and control of aggressive subjects. Designed for maximum effectiveness while causing minimal damage, CCT training ensures that our Security Officers or Executive Protection Operatives are the best unarmed professionals in the business.
Jeff Widdowson, P.I. - Chief Investigator & Security Consultant is a professional investigator and retired police lieutenant with over 30 years of police and investigative experience. He has received extensive training from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, in areas as diverse as homicide investigation, organized crime, managing complex drug investigations, and basic hostage negotiations. Mr. Widdowson has served as a member of the Attorney General's Drug Task Force, has been recognized by the PA State Senate as an Outstanding Law Enforcement Officer and by FBI Director Louis Freeh for outstanding service to law enforcement. He has also worked as an investigator for ABC News and Good Morning America,
Gary Bennett, P.I. - Investigative Auditor has over 35 years of advanced accounting experience across a wide spectrum of industries including internal and investigative auditing, audit trail development, control functions and infrastructure, cash management, specialized analysis and network security audits. Mr. Bennett is also a Master Level Martial Arts Trainer specializing in close-quarter defensive techniques & tactics, and a Certified Municipal Police Instructor.
Jack Buckley, P.I. - Executive Protection & Operations Manager is an internationally recognized Martial Arts Master Instructor, who has over 35 years experience in 14 different martial arts, holds Black Belt rank in 8 and is ranked in Okinawa as a ninth degree black belt. Hanshi Buckley is a well known for having taught at many of the Pittsburgh area colleges and universities. Mr. Buckley is highly skilled in security team organization & management, crowd control and physical compliance techniques.
Together STOPP'S owners bring over 100 years of combined experience to the table, so we can provide the very best in high-end security and investigative services. Gary Bennett, Managing Partner for STOPP states, "Our goal is to be the best, hire the best and provide the most professional services in the industry. We don't believe that a security company's main goal should be, to be the cheapest, because the client will get exactly what they pay for. We'll always strive to be the best at a competitive price."
1047 Millwood Road
Derry, PA 15627