Justin J. McCullough, owner of 609 Security LLC, 609 Tactical Supply Store, is an experienced security veteran offering 24 hour private and commercial services within the state of New Jersey. Graduating with a Bachelor's in marketing and management from York College of Pennsylvania, Justin was immediately recruited and trained in the Investigative/Security field by some of the most prominent names in the industry, while simultaneously running a security firm out of Garden City, Long Island.
For the last 20 plus years, McCullough has provided private investigation and high profile security services throughout the tri state area, Maryland and Delaware, to include oversight of large scale events in venues such as MetLife Stadium, Starland Ballroom, PNC Bank Arts Center, Asbury Park Convention Hall, Monmouth Racetrack and Raceway Park, Liberty State Park and Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall, to name a few.
McCullough and his Director of Operations, Troy Sarro, established 609 Security LLC in August of 2019 after identifying a need for SORA certified security services in Long Beach Island and surrounding areas of NJ.
Drawing on their many years of experience and on the job training, McCullough and Sarro are equipped to handle all of your security needs - whether you require private services for domestic disputes, concerns for stalking, home checks while on vacation and/or property protection, or management of large scale events, music venues, bars, clubs, restaurants, gated communities, construction sites, banks, retail, etc - 609 Security delivers on its commitment to safety, organization and professionalism while adhering to strict covid precautions and social distancing.
Father of two daughters and three step children ranging in ages from 9 - 15, McCullough resides in Waretown, NJ with his soon to be wife, Kate and understands the importance of providing security services you can count on.
Troy has over 20 Years experience in the Security, Executive Protection, Large Venue arena.
While serving as a Fugitive Recovery agent for 13 Years in the Jersey City, Newark Area, and becoming an Instructor in handcuffing, Impact Weapon Training, Pepper Spray, Team Tactics, Defensive Tactics, Searching and Pat Downs, he was asked if he would be interested moonlighting doing security for a local establishment and he hasn't looked back since.
Moving to the LBI Area in 2001 he accepted a position with The Sea Shell Resort and Beach Club, becoming the head of security after 2 seasons. During the off season he was recruited to do more extensive training and become an Executive Protection Specialist with ESI Security.
Over the years Troy has expanded on his training by attending classes while serving as a Fire Fighter and the Fire Official for the town of East Newark NJ. Further training includes: Certified First Responder, CPR/AED, Stop the Bleed, Sprinkler Systems, Emergency Control Systems, Occupancy Loads and has numerous FEMA Certifications such as Active Shooter, Retail Security Awareness, Workplace Security Awareness, Special Events Contingency Planning for Public Safety Agencies and Surveillance Awareness.
Father of 3 Daughters and a Granddaughter, he resides locally in Barnegat NJ and understands the importance of security at large events and local establishments.
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