In 1950, the late DR. JOSE B. MANIWANG PhD, WSO-CSSD, Registered Criminologist and well known as the “Father of Philippine Security” first established, as a single proprietor, a private security agency the National Intelligence and Security Service, a business he thought of after World War II, being a war veteran under the USAFFE and as the country recovers and various businesses grew. On June 23, 1971 he reorganized the company as Security & Safety Corporation of the Philippines with well-known doctors in academes, deans and criminology educators in the Philippines. Their vision and mission was to promote professionalism in the security industry through security education, academic researches and providing trained, disciplined and highly motivated security force. Through this vision, the company was awarded the Most Outstanding Security Agency of the Year in 1989, 1992 and 1999. The feat that made the agency a Hall of Famer in the security industry in the Philippines.
In 1985, Dr. Maniwang organized the Security and Safety Training Center, Inc., or SSTCI, with the forethought of providing professionalized training for security guards. As an educator, he believes that proper training is an aspect in having quality security personnel. SSTCI was awarded as Security Training Center of the Year for 1989, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001 and 2002, a major feat that made the school a hall of famer in security trainings. The education curriculums and programs created by Dr. Maniwang have been adopted by many security training centers and criminology colleges in the country. His book Manual for Security Guards had become a foremost reference for security guards. On April 4, 2003, SSTCIwas reorganized to be known as Industrial Detective and Security Training School, Inc., or IDSTSI.
The Security & Safety Corporation of the Philippines operates in the whole Philippine Archipelago composing of 7,100 islands. It has offices in the 3 majors islands of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Its main office is located 75 F. Manalo Street, Cubao, Quezon City in the heart of the Cubao Commercial District.
The company provides armed and unarmed security guard force, VIP escorts, background investigation, due diligence services, risk management & security consulting, security and safety alarm systems and security awareness education programs.