Security company adds Delaware business

Parsippany-based SOS Security LLC has acquired a Delaware company, bolstering its business providing security personnel, it announced Wednesday.

SOS, the nation’s fourth-largest provider of security personnel, said in a news release it has purchased Wilmington, Delaware-based Global Protection Management LLC, which serves commercial real estate, financial institutions, homeowner associations, museums and educational institutions, and wholesale organizations.

Global Protection has operations in New York; Washington, D.C.; Maryland; Nevada; Arizona; and California.

“Our investment in Global Protection of Delaware helps us expand resources and strengthen our ability to service our clients,” Chairman and CEO Edward B. Silverman said in a prepared statement. “The company has a culture that aligns with ours and will support our continued tradition of excellence.”

Keith Oringer of Security ProAdvisors represented Global Protection in the transaction.

This is SOS’ third acquisition of the year, it said.