Per Mar Acquires Neighborhood Patrol, Inc.

July 5, 2016

DES MOINES, Iowa – Per Mar Security Services, a leading provider of total security solutions for residential and commercial clients based in Iowa, announced that it has acquired Neighborhood Patrol, Inc. (NPI Security Services) of Urbandale, Iowa.

NPI Security Services, founded by Brad Johnson in 1978 in Des Moines, Iowa, specializes in security officer and mobile patrol services. Per Mar Security Services has been in the Des Moines market since 1969, and the addition of NPI Security Services further strengthens Per Mar’s full-service security presence in Central Iowa. Mark Kirchner along with 120 employees has joined the Per Mar Security Services team. With the addition of NPI Security Services, Per Mar now has 430 employees in Central Iowa. 

“Like Per Mar, NPI has a great tradition of providing excellent service to its customers. This acquisition is a perfect fit for us, as it helps us increase our reputation as the premier full-service security provider in Iowa” said Brad Duffy, Division President at Per Mar Security Services.

About Per Mar Security Services

Established in 1953, Per Mar Security Services is the largest, family-owned, full-service security company in the Midwest. The company provides full-service security solutions for homes and businesses including security officer services, smart home automationburglar and fire alarmsaccess controlsecurity camerasalarm monitoringinvestigative services, and background checks.