The mission of the Houston Police Department is to enhance the quality of life in the city of Houston by working cooperatively with the public to prevent crime, enforce the law, preserve the peace, and provide a safe environment.

The Texas Locksmiths Association is a business league with an educational mission to develop a higher standard of public service and security, increase the knowledge of all TLA members through continuing education, improve the image of the locksmith in his community via outreach and education and promote the spirit of cooperation among locksmiths.

SAVTA is the world's leading trade organization for safe and vault technicians. Since 1986, SAVTA has helped technicians increase their technical knowledge and professionalism.

GHLA members follow a code of ethics that require integrity, honor and fair dealing toward the general public; compliance with all laws; truth in advertising and selling; standing behind guarantees givn during the sales of security devices; and the exposure of fraud and deception against the security-buying public.