In 2005, CANGUARD was formed to become a major player as a security agency provider under the auspices of the Ontario Government. During its humble growth we have expanded all three areas of the company – PRIVATE INVESTIGATIONS, UNIFORMED SECURITY GUARDS, AND TRAINING.


CANGUARD has become the go-to company in training for both Private Investigations and Security License training online with a proven track record “ZERO” failure rate. As a recognized training entity with the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services we provide certified training for both Private Investigation and Security Guards. Our courses are offered in an ON-LINE study which is fast, economical, and interactive.
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Advanced Surveillance Course

CANGUARD has launched an Advanced Surveillance Course which is a practical 5 day hands on experience, 80% done on the road. This is designed to fill the gap and better prepare the candidate for employment in the field.

B2B Solutions

If you are an agency who is listed as a training entity and want a quality program to offer your students, ask about our Turn-Key B2B solution for Security Agencies to become re-sellers of our training program for both Security Guards and Private investigators. Immediate benefits of partnering with us include:

  • New income stream
  • Turnkey operation with your company logo branding
  • A proven system with an excellent support team

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Private Investigations

Day to day operations of Private Investigation Cases over seeing the case from start to finish ensuring the time spent and management of information is done in accordance to meet client satisfaction. Providing solutions in Domestic, Corporate, and Cyber cases in the most professional outcome, CANGUARD is the best choice to guarantee the overall success of your investigation.
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Security Guards

On the Uniform Security side, we service the Hotel Industry, Condominiums, Construction sites, and Special Events offering practical non forceful tactics to get the job done. All of our guards are fully trained and licensed, ready to protect your business with the skills and professionalism that you deserve.
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Security Services and Technology

CANGUARD is also an industry leader in GPS tracking offering the best hardware and service for wholesale pricing to other agencies. Can you imagine having a slap and track piece of equipment that can actually last several months?
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We also offer our Technical Division providing Security Solutions for commercial and residential installations of Automation, Alarm Systems, CCTV, Intercom, and 24/7 Monitoring provided by ULC certified monitoring stations. Ask about our complimentary alarm system for home or business.
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Our President

Dan Pantaleo is an experienced & dedicated president who is a former officer with the Toronto Police Services. President & CEO at CANGUARD Security & Investigations Inc., Dan has dedicated his talents to providing a full service of security services. His core business being Private Investigations, Security Guards, and Training.

Aside from his professional achievements, Dan has also spent his time giving back to the community. He was a volunteer member of the Crime Prevention Association of Toronto whose mandate is to assist in reducing high crime areas in the GTA. Dan also participated as a voluntary guest lecture at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology speaking to fourth year students of criminology and sociology. This allowed him to share some facts and wisdom to empower the new graduates as they embark on their chosen careers in Law Enforcement and give students an update as to what the Private Investigations and Security Guard field has to offer and what is available to them as a career.

Dan has also contributed through donations to various organizations. For more information about these organizations or to donate to them directly, please visit our Affiliations Page.