Areas of Expertise
Construction Site Security
Security Vulnerability and Risk Assessments
Security Business Development
Police Procedures, including Detective, Patrol, Custody and Administration
Crimes against Children
Interview and Interrogation
Diplomatic and Consular Immunity
Use of Force
Kevin Wright Carney is the President and CEO of Silver Gauntlet International. He is a board Certified Protection Professional with ASIS International. He is also a retired sergeant with the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department, having served over 23 years.
He made the transition to the security industry in 2008 and served in a variety of executive roles, including General Manager of a statewide security and investigations firm in California. In that role, he oversaw the security of numerous construction projects, among other types of clients.
From that experience, he was inspired to write the book Securing the Outdoor Construction Site which was published by Butterworth Heinemann for the first time in 2015, and committed himself to developing strategies for prevention and mitigation of crimes at construction sites.
He has a Bachelor’s Degree from California State University, Northridge in Political Science with an area of specialization in Foreign Government, and speaks English, Spanish, French, German and Italian. He is the author of three books.