1st Choice Protection Systems was born in 2003 by Derrick Calhoun with one goal in mind: Provide the best Service, Products and Installations in our Industry to make our homes and businesses a safer place.

Having served as a Military policeman in the United States Marine Corps for eight years, and receiving his Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Arkansas, Mr. Calhoun's knowledge on crime prevention is a great asset to 1st Choice Protection Systems customers.

Years later, 1st Choice Protection Systems is one of the leading providers of New Construction Security and Fire protection in the Northwest Arkansas area.

Our Mission

To set the standard for outstanding customer service in our industry, and create exceptional value for our clients by delivering deep, broad and integrated Home Electronics capabilities.

Our Profile

1st Choice Protection Systems was founded by Derrick Calhoun. The operations and sales are located within the city of Fayetteville, AR, one of the fastest growing areas in the nation.
The company's main focus is providing more than great products, it's providing a great buying experience.
The company's philosophy is to "treat the customer the way you want to be treated". Only through customer feedback and satisfaction can the company reach its objectives.
1st Choice Protection Systems will meet or exceed your expectations. We strive constantly to "Be the Best" in all facets of business: within our organization, within our industry and within our community.


  • Arkansas Burglar and Fire Alarm Association (ABFAA)
  • Arkansas State Police ( AR Licencse F-03-0100)
  • Arkansas Home Builders Association (AHBA)
  • Better Business Bureau (BBB)


1st Choice Protection Systems, LLC
79 Colt Square Suite 3, Fayetteville, AR 72703
Phone: 479-527-0300 Fax: 479-527-0600
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