SOURCE: Securitas

March 30, 2007 04:06 ET

Securitas acquires Protection Service in France

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 30, 2007 -- Securitas acquires Protection Service in France with estimated total sales in 2006 of MEUR 29 (MSEK 270) and 1,245 employees. Enterprise value is MEUR 1,9 (MSEK 17,7).

The company is focused on retail clients and Securitas takes over personnel and clients representing the Protection Service operations. With the acquisition, Securitas becomes the leading player in the French private security market for retail customers.

The acquisition will be integrated in Securitas as of April 1, 2007

This press release is also available at: www.securitas.com

Information:

Alf Göransson
President and CEO Securitas AB
+46 (0) 8 657 74 00
Håkan Winberg
Executive Vice President and CFO
+44 (0) 20 8432 6554
Henrik Brehmer
Senior Vice President Investor Relations
+44 (0) 20 8432 6523

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