About Us

What We Do

PVF Security Consulting LLC knows each organization faces its own unique challenges, especially now that risks are greater and more frequent. We understand what it takes to stay ahead of an active shooter and keep crowds safe.  And we understand what it takes to secure a business. And everything in between. 

We include an all-hazards analysis and risk assessment of your business, building, farm, church, or campus. We tailor our approach to address each client's unique challenges.  

Our proactive and holistic approach ensures that a comprehensive solution is achieved and includes the following services:

  • Consulting Services
  • Active Shooter Expert
  • Complete Risk Assessment
  • Emergency Preparedness (Before, During, and After)
  • Lockdowns & Procedures
  • The All Hazards Approach
  • Security Solutions (CCTV, Access Control, Mass​ Notification and others)
  • ​Workplace Violence
  • ​Media Outreach (24 hour availability at 910.789.4265)


PVF Security Consulting founder, Patrick V. Fiel, has more than 35 years of experience in managing security and law enforcement organizations and is a nationally recognized expert in security. 

Patrick has conducted more than 100 television, radio, newspaper and magazine interviews reaching millions of people on security related issues.

Patrick travels extensively presenting briefings and presentations on security trends, active shooter incidents, funding, risk assessments, emergency/crisis preparedness, workplace violence and current technology solutions.

Patrick Fiel was formerly National Public Safety Advisor for ADT Security Services.  He also served six years as Executive Director of Security for the Washington, D.C. Public School system where a proactive program he designed helped reduce security incidents by 90 percent.  During 22 years with the United States Army Military Police Corps, Fiel maintained operational and management roles at the Pentagon and at NATO/SHAPE Headquarters in Belgium.  He was also senior law enforcement advisor at the United States Military Academy at West Point. 

Upcoming Events

Campus Security & Life Safety Summit 2018

Join us in Austin, TX on May 3, 2018 where Patrick Fiel will be speaking on:

Are You Prepared for an Active Shooter on Campus?

Church Security

The tragic attack at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas has churches asking what they can do to address their vulnerabilities. 

I have extensive experience working with churches to minimize their security risk.

Contact me today.

Active Shooter Incidents

The recent tragedy in Las Vegas has businesses and venues asking what can be done to help minimize these events in the future. I have conducted thousands of security missions working with the best in the industry. I know that placing security measures in place could minimize serious incidents from occurring.  

Contact me today to discuss your security concerns.