The private security industry in the Commonwealth of Virginia is regulated by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services. This includes all contracted private security businesses, training academies, and registered security officers, both armed and unarmed.


New Horizon is the largest provider of floor monitors in the Washington DC metropolitan area. We are a member of the Student Youth Travel Association (SYTA), the professional society for certified student travel planners and tour companies.


New Horizon offers a unique program through Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED). New Horizon has certified CPTED consultants that work with our clients to create safe workplace environments.

ASIS International

The American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS) International is the leading organization for security professional. ASIS International is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness of security organizations worldwide through outreach and education.

Private Officer International

Private Officer International is an organization designed to enhance the professionalism and uniformity of the international private security industry. The goals of Private Officer International are to increase communications, education, and training within the industry.


The Society of Human Resources (SHRM) is the world’s largest association dedicated to human resource management. The SHRM promotes and supports the human resource advancement and professionalism within the work place. As an accredited member, New Horizon upholds the values put forth by the SHRM and strives to create a safe workplace environment for all employees.


New Horizon is a certified member of the Green Business Bureau (GBB). The GBB’s fundamental purpose is to promote environmentally-responsible business practices. New Horizon prides itself on being almost entirely paperless for all internal business practices. Our use of innovative technology also enables us to remain at the forefront of new environmentally-safe business practices.