The Hemingway Group, LLC (THGLLC), is a security consulting service specializing in providing comprehensive solutions for all facets of government, all types of businesses, educational institutions, and healthcare systems. Lead by Founder, President, and CEO Scott A. Hemingway, the THGLLC team works with each client to conduct risk assessments, threat assessments, and perform security evaluations using a systematic approach to evaluating the potential risks or hazards involved in the workplace environment.

Our mission at THGLLC is to provide all of the necessary services, training, support, and comprehensive solutions that will assist our clients in becoming more informed so they can make smart business decisions about their specific security and risk management system. We work with each client to identify options that will help them to reduce the cost and complexity of security. Our team of dedicated experts is committed to understanding, meeting, and exceeding the security needs of our clients.


In addition to performing risk assessments and offering security consulting, we also provide a wide range of professional services, training programs, and support. Workplace violence, active shooter, and situational awareness training are just some of the areas we cover. The goal of these services is to highlight the risks associated with workplace violence, which impacts more than 570,000 Americans each year, and assist all levels of management to better recognize and proactively respond to critical behavior indicators that are linked to workplace violence situations.

THGLLC offers training for managing active shooter incidents, workplace violence identification and prevention, situational awareness, verbal de-escalation and diffusion techniques, personal safety training, and other types of safety and security courses. All of our training components meet or exceed OSHA’s General Duty Clause and are aligned with the Center for Medicine and Medicaid conditions of participation and the Joint Commission elements of performance. Other services include Event Security, CMS Compliance Assistance, Policy Reviews and Development, and additional specialized training and service programs.


Founder, President, and CEO of The Hemingway Group, LLC (THGLLC)

Mr. Hemingway has many years of experience that contribute significantly to the services available to our clients. Before starting THGLLC, he served as the Director of Healthcare Security for APG Security of Rhode Island, LLC, overseeing the significant and complex security operations for Lifespan Corporation. A graduate of Roger Williams University, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in the Administration of Justice.

His background includes 23 years with the Rhode Island State Police, retiring in September 2008 as a Lieutenant. During his career, Mr. Hemingway served at all the Division’s patrol barracks and was the officer in charge of the Governor’s Protection Detail for more than four years. His service also included being a member of the Rhode Island State Police S.W.A.T. Team, Dive Team, and a Certified Hostage Negotiator.

Mr. Hemingway is also a certified instructor in the following disciplines: Controlled F.O.R.C.E., Emergency Vehicle Operations (EVOC), Drug Recognition Detection (DRE), Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST), Nonviolent Physical Crisis Intervention (CPI), Advanced Applied Physical Training, Security Officers Customer Service Training (SOCS), AVADE Active Shooter/Work Place Violence Prevention.


Military experience includes being a Staff Sergeant with the Rhode Island National Guard, where he was assigned to the 243rd Regional Training Institute as a Certified Instructor. Areas of instruction included Military Police School (31B), Nonlethal Weapons (OC, X26 Taser, Expandable Baton, Tactical Handcuffing), and Modern Army Combatives, Level I. In 2013, Mr. Hemingway was nominated for the Army National Guard Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year.

Mr. Hemingway is a member of the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA), ASIS International, and is certified by the International Association for Healthcare Security & Safety as a Certified Healthcare Protection Administrator (CHPA). He is also a National Rifle Association (NRA) Certified Firearms Instructor.