AlliedBarton Security Services Acquires Fox Group Int'l

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. – AlliedBarton Security Services, the largest American owned and managed security services firm, announced that is has completed the acquisition of The Fox Group International, a security services firm located in Florida.

“The Fox Group International provides highly specialized security services to residential communities in Florida,” explained Bill Whitmore President and CEO of AlliedBarton Security Services. “As part of our efforts to increase our capabilities in that service offering, we identified The Fox Group as leader in this area. The Fox Group has a reputation for customer service-oriented, well-trained security officers dedicated to the safety and security of the residents and property of gated communities. This acquisition expands our presence in this market and strengthens our leadership team for this service offering in other parts of the country.”

AlliedBarton will immediately assume the security responsibilities of The Fox Group’s client sites.

“It is an honor to be joining this security industry leader and to be recognized for our dedication to excellence and quality of service in this market,” adds Timothy Fox, CEO of The Fox Group International who joins the AlliedBarton team as the Vice President of Residential Services.

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AlliedBarton press release

About The Fox Group International: Headquartered in Lakeworth, FL, The Fox Group International is one of the leading providers of residential community security services. This niche service offering has allowed The Fox Group to develop a specialized service offering and earn a reputation for providing only attentive, highly trained security officers.

About AlliedBarton Security Services: AlliedBarton Security Services, headquartered in King of Prussia, is the largest American-ownedand managed security services firm. Since 1957, AlliedBarton has been providing quality security services and highly trained personnel to clients in a number of industry sectors, including commercial real estate, higher education, healthcare, residential communities, chemical/petrochemical, government, manufacturing and distribution, financial institutions, shopping centers and other commercial facilities.

Our more than 47,000 employees and over 100 offices nationwide service a client base that includes more than 175 Fortune 500 companies across the country. Selected as one of Training magazine’s “Top 100” training companies for 2006, AlliedBarton’s award-winning on-the-job and web-based training programs focuse on preparing employees in a variety of security-related topics.

For more information call 1-866-825-5433 or visit www.AlliedBarton.com.

Forward-Looking Statements:      Statements in this press release which are not historical facts, including statements about plans,strategies, beliefs and expectations of Allied Security Holdings LLC and its subsidiaries (together ,the “Company”), are forward-looking and subject to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made, and, except for the Company’s ongoing obligations under U.S. federal securities laws, the Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Such forward-looking statements include, without limitation, the Company’s expectations and estimates about future events. Actual results may differ materially from such forward-looking statements for a number of reasons, including those set forth in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (which may be viewed on the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov)

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