Doheny Security Services is a full-service private security company that specializes in VIP Executive Protection and Uniformed Protective Services. Our mission is to protect people, property and reputations through prevention and proactive methods.



As an essential industry, we are continuously looking for professional security agents of all levels. One or more of the following licenses and certifications are required:

  1. CA Guard Card

  2. Exposed Firearm Permit

  3. CCW  (*LA County Preferred)

  4. CPR and First Aid

  5. Defensive Driving Course

All applicants are subject to an interview, drug screening, an employment history check, and a criminal background check as part of the hiring process. Further training may be required prior to being placed on post. We are an equal opportunity employer.


As CEO of Doheny Security Services, Tamar brings over a decade of law enforcement and private security experience. As a Deputy for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Tamar spent time perfecting her skills in various areas such as Narcotics, Detective and COPS Bureau, and the Foreign Government Outreach Program. She then transitioned into the private sector, providing executive protection for high-profile women who were seeking a discreet, yet capable female agent. Tamar's clients have included several members of the diplomatic and royal families as well as celebrities, executives, and high-net worth individuals. Tamar holds a MA in History from California State University, Northridge, and she believes the study of the past helps prevent actions of the future. She is also a proud member of the Female Founder Collective, a network of businesses led by women, supporting women entrepreneurs. As a minority business owner, Tamar's mission has always been to give back to the community and to promote diversity.


Tamar Kaplan Deranteriassian


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