Personnel Security & Investigations Division (PSID) and Physical Security

ADC LTD NM (ADC) has a comprehensive set of services designed to meet the security investigation needs of Fortune 500 public companies and government agencies. A representative list of organizations our services are especially suited for includes:

  • Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
  • U.S. and State Attorney General's Offices
  • Federal and State Departments of Transportation
  • State Agencies and Social Services Programs
  • Major Construction Companies
  • Driving and Flight Schools, Airplane Leasing firms, Cruise Liners, and Charter Boat Companies
  • Power Authorities and Electrical Generating Plants
  • Universities and Local Boards of Education
  • Medical Schools, Hospitals, Long-term Care Facilities, and Pharmaceutical Companies
  • Legal and Accounting Firms
  • Store chains such as Wal-Mart, Albertson's, etc.
  • Job Corps

Background Investigations/Pre-employment Checks

ADC provides comprehensive background investigation services to verify personnel information during pre-employment screening. Using our web-based software application, our clients can retrieve all the information they need for a thorough background check, with reports typically returned in less than 48 hours. Our background checking service verifies such information as:

  • Employment History
    • Dates of employment and position held
    • Job performance and reason for leaving
    • Pay rate
  • Residential Address History
  • County Criminal Records
    • County level felony and misdemeanor criminal history based on zip codes provided by applicant
  • State and Federal Criminal Records
    • Name check for criminal history at State and Federal level repositories
  • County and Federal Civil Records
    • County and Federal records check for lawsuit involvement
  • Liens and Judgment History
  • Workers Compensation Search
    • Discovery of any workers compensation claims in a particular state
  • Social Security Number Verification
  • Verification of applicant's legal name
  • Credit Report
    • Credit History report covering previous seven years
  • DMV Record
    • Verify valid driver's license
    • Identify derogatory driving history (traffic tickets, accidents, DWIs)
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Search
    • Federal index search for Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy filings
    • Formal Education and Degree Verification
    • Degree and date earned (or in progress)
    • G.P.A.
  • Military Record
    • U.S. Military service records
    • Rank and discharge status
  • Professional License and Certification Verification
    • Type of license, status, date of issue, expiration, and any noted disciplinary action
  • Professional References
    • Telephone interviews of references to verify applicant's work performance and character
  • Drug Screening
    • Applicant drug testing (outsourced to lab)

Special Investigative Services

ADC can organize and provide investigative services for special assignments and fieldwork (supporting highly confidential programs) as required by government agencies. We have over 1,300 specially trained investigators strategically located throughout the nation who can be deployed for remote location in-person interviews with candidates, their friends and their families - fieldwork that might otherwise be cost prohibitive without our involvement. Our associates are made up of former Federal agents who are issued agency credentials. Examples where such services might be needed include:

  • Interviews needed to perform in-depth analysis of derogatory reports returned from background investigations.
  • On-Premises Security Guards
  • ADC can provide 24/7 armed and unarmed security personnel to guard facilities and also provide roving security patrols for property protection; we also provide security escorts for restricted government facilities, such as the National Nuclear Security Agency's National Laboratories.

Administrative and Management Support Services

  • Consulting and Auditing Services
    ADC can provide comprehensive evaluations and audits of financial systems and records, including subcontract pre-award, incurred cost, and closeout audits for government programs and projects, using an interdisciplinary team of CPA-affiliated professionals working in compliance with GAO Standards.
  • Technical and Administrative Services
    ADC can provide on-premises supervised staff for a broad range of administrative duties, including document processing, data entry and database management of in-house security systems and personnel records.
  • Facilities Support and Property Management
    ADC can provide inventory and validation support of owned, rented or leased properties. Our team will collect data to establish the size, capacity, age, type and condition of client facilities and provide on-site entry or reports into client databases. ADCL also provides property management services for personal and real property procurement, ownership transfer and validation.

Access/Entry Control

ADC provides access and entry control services including visitor screening, use of electronic security systems (e.g., x-ray machines, metal detecting wands and stations), denial of entry, badging, verification of clearances and processing of U.S. and foreign national visitors into secure facilities.