Join The Team of Providers

FlashlightNOW is committed to helping our community of security providers connect with you. The demand has never been greater for the guards, protective agents, and private investigators to keep our communities safe and sound.

Do you feel a powerful desire to serve your community and start building a career? Create a free customer account and connect with our network of local professionals looking to hire. The need to deliver safety and security to people, businesses, and events has never been greater. Will you answer the call?

Become a licensed provider
Have you thought about starting your own security company? FlashlightNOW provides an easy and low-cost opportunity for you, qualified law enforcement, military, corrections, and experienced security professionals ready to create their own security company. We make it easy for you to network and create a team of professionals to grow your new business.  

Our purpose is to provide you with customer connections, booking and payment tools, digital media marketing, and search engine optimization. Ultimately, our platform will help you maximize customer connections, do more work with more resources, and experience financial profit.

The three steps to starting your own security business using FlashlightNOW:

  1. If an active or retired police officer, corrections, military, or experienced security professional, you likely qualify for a license.
    To obtain licensure, visit the State of Minnesota Board of Private Detective and Protective Agent Services.
  2. To start your business, visit the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.
  3. Lastly, create your free FlashlightNOW provider account to expand your workforce and customer based while becoming a profitable business keeping people safe and sound.

Our desktop web application connects you with local security companies for short-term or long-term protective needs, available on short-notice or scheduled in advance. FlashlightNOW makes it easy to get a free quote from security providers who are perfectly suited to your needs.

Tired of playing phone tag with unresponsive security companies? Find, book, and pay your security guards all in one place. Download the FlashlightNOW On Demand mobile app to access immediate on-demand security officer services.