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ABSTRACT: This work offers readers’ information related to the infusion of private businesses into the area of private security in one of the EU’s “new” member states: Bulgaria. The materials and analysis offered in this text attempts to act and an inspirational probe that goes beyond publicly accessible documents prepared by some international private security associations so that a clearer picture of the sectors’ impact on security may be gleaned. Additionally, this work offers an analytic contribution to the privatisation of security.

Keywords: Bulgaria, security system, private security companies, privatisation of security