Meet the President| Intruder Detection Systems Inc.

Meet the President


Meet Nationally Recognized Alarm Expert and Company President

Jeffrey D. Zwirn, CPP, CFPS, CFE, FACFEI, CHS-III, SET, CCI, FASI&T, MBAT, President,
Intruder Detection Systems, Inc.
Jeffrey D. Zwirn, President of Intruder Detection Systems, Incorporated is a Master Alarm Technician, Florida, New Jersey, and New York State Certified and Licensed Burglar and Fire Alarm Contractor, Certified Protection Professional (CPP) -Board Certified in Security Management, ASIS International, Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS) National Fire Protection Association International (NFPA), Certified NICET Level IV Senior Engineering Technician (SET) in Fire Protection Engineering Technology/Fire Alarm Systems (NICET), Certificate Number 111275, Florida State Registered Electrical Contractor, Certified Burglar and Fire Alarm Specialty Electrician, Certified in Homeland Security Level IV, Fellow American Board of Forensic Engineering and Technology (FACFEI) and Certified Criminal Investigator (CCI), Certified by the American College of Forensic Examiners International through the American College of Forensic Examiners Internationalâ„  (ACFEI) and Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

Mr. Zwirn has over forty years of specialized education, skill, knowledge, training, experience and credentials in security systems, fire alarm and life safety systems, access control, and overt and covert CCTV surveillance system design, recommendations, development, installation, service, maintenance, inspection, testing, operational management and UL Listed Central Station Monitoring of almost all types and brands of security systems. Mr. Zwirn is a high security specialist and provides physical and electronic security system evaluations, security surveys, needs analysis, target hardening, vulnerability assessments and advanced countermeasures which are utilized against the criminal element.

Mr. Zwirn was formally appointed by the National Fire Protection Association to serve on NFPA 72 of the National Fire Alarm Code, and NFPA 72 of the National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code as a Principal Technical Committee Panel Member in the Special Expert (SE) Category, (July Of 2002 through November 2009), Mr. Zwirn was also appointed and currently serves on twenty-two (22) UL Standard Technical Panels. He is also the technical writer for a monthly article published by the nationally recognized peer reviewed Security Sales and Integration Magazine, entitled Security Science, and Mr. Zwirn provided Sixty Seven (67) Accepted Submissions to NFPA 730, which is the Report of the Committee on Premises Security. As an instructor to the technical community of the alarm, security, and law enforcement industries, Mr. Zwirn has authored security and alarm system test questions which have been accepted by The American Society for Industrial Security, for their coveted and internationally recognized Certified Protection Professional Certification Examination, and for the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) Fire Alarm Certification Program Levels I-IV.

Mr. Zwirn has developed training curriculum and written alarm and security test examinations for the New York City Police Department, the Nation’s Leader in Law Enforcement, the Joint Terrorism Task Force, and has been an active 17 year designated Expert Instructor for the New York City Police Department Crime Prevention Section, in its Basic Methods of Security Course.

Social Responsibility

We are proud to support a variety of charitable and community organizations. We encourage you to learn more about some of these organizations and the very worthwhile work they do.


Intruder Detection Systems, Inc. supports March of the Living. March of the Living is an international, educational program that brings Jewish teens from all over the world to Poland on Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Memorial Day, to march from Auschwitz to Birkenau, the largest concentration camp complex built during World War II, and then to Israel to observe Yom HaZikaron, Israel Memorial Day, and Yom Ha'Atzmaut, Israel Independence Day.


Intruder Detection Systems, Inc. supports the American Heart Association in their mission to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives all they do and we support that. The need for the AMA's work is beyond question.

Intruder Detection Systems, Inc. holds the highest appreciation, honor, and respect for those who protect and serve our country. We support The Wounded Warrior Project in their mission to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of injured service members and help them aid and assist each other.