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To utilize the over seventy-five years of collective law enforcement and training to become a leading provider in the field of asset protection. Blackout Investigations & Security Services (BISS) will accomplish this mission by forging strong partnerships with our clients with a dedication to providing professional employees who will ensure a safe environment for the client’s business, protecting against physical harm and property loss.


Blackout Investigation and Security Services was established in 2006 by retired Maryland State Police First Sergeant, and former Marine Guy N Black. Blackout has quickly gained the reputation as one of the top security companies in the state of Maryland providing honest hardworking professionals that are a cut above the other companies. Quality employee’s always make the difference. That is why we guarantee our officers look like professionals first. Every employee working for Blackout has been selected after a strict selection process.

Blackout has a proven reputation of reducing losses through theft and damage of business and personal assets. Blackout has a long list of satisfied customers past and present that will readily attest to this fact. One of our biggest clients to date that we provided both armed and unarmed guard service for is Whiting and Turner construction at the new MGM Casino at National Harbor. At that location we used 30 different guards per day working around the clock 24/7. Another one of our significant clients that we provide armed guards for is Levy Restaurants at the new Washington Nationals Baseball stadium in Washington DC. Since the 2008 baseball season we have been responsible for collecting and securing one million dollars (1,000,000.00) in cash on any given game day.

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Blackout is a registered M.B.E. Minority Business Enterprise as well as a D.B.E. Disadvantage Business Enterprise company with the state of Maryland (11-049). Blackout is a certified Veteran owned company (VOSB) with the Veteran Administration.  Blackout's DUNN's number is 002245813.


Our company motto “Always count on Black” it is something we work hard to live up to and every Blackout employees takes very seriously.

Our Accomplishments


Senators Citation Award for excellence in Business 2019


State of Maryland Governors Citation Award for Minority Business Excellence 2016


Southern Maryland Minority Chamber of Commerce, Small Business of the Year Award 2017


State of Maryland Governors Citation Award for Minority Business Excellence 2016


Mid-Atlantic Region Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award 2016


Selected to provide security for the Presidential Inauguration Ball, Washington DC Convention Center 2013


Mid-Atlantic Region Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award 2013

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