About Us

Jack Thompson is the head of ABM Security Services. He has three decades of private security, federal intelligence, and law enforcement duties.  Service as analyst, detective, consultant, college professor, department head, director of security, business manager, private investigator and owner of an investigative agency.

HIGHER EDUCATION
PHD (Government) — Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA
MA (Anthropology) — Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA
BA (English) — Texas Technological University, Lubbock, TX
Certificate Theology— Reformed Theological Seminary, Orlando, FL
PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS
Certified Counterespionage & Information Security Manager (CCISM)
Certified Protection Officer (CPO)
Certified Confidentiality Officer, BECCA
Certified Fraud Examiner, ACFE
Certified Protection Professional, ASIS
Certified Security Trainer, ASET
Certified Crime Prevention Practitioner, State of FL
Certified Alarm Installer, NAAA
Certified Personal Protection Specialist, Nine Lives Associates
Certified Firearms Instructor, NRA
Graduate Locksmith, Locksmithing Institute
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
Author, or contributor, — thirteen (13) books — over 100 articles on security and information protection (published in Canada, England,  Italy, Holland and the US). Conference speaker in Australia, Italy, Germany, South Africa, Canada, and the US.
Director of Certification, Espionage Research Institute (ERI)
Past Chairman, Security/Crime Prevention Section, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS)
Former Member, Security Lighting Standing Committee, Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IES)
Member, Board of Trustees, World Institute for Security Enhancement (WISE)
Past Advisor, Bank Administration Institute (BAI) Task Force on ATM Crime
Editor-In-Chief, Journal of Security Administration* (JSA)

Quoted in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Fortune, Miami Herald, Los Angeles Times, etc. Interviewed on Chicago, San Francisco, and Miami television stations.