About Us

Total Armored Car Service, Inc. was founded and incorporated in Detroit on December of 1974 and has grown to a company of nearly 200 great employees. With the acquisition of Federal Armored Truck in 1994, the company expanded its reach with 3 additional terminals of operation strategically located in Flint, Grand Rapids and Traverse City, Michigan.


Total / Federal Armored has fulfilled Detroit metro armored pick-up and deposit needs longer than any current independent service. Our top management people have over 200 years combined experience with freight lines and commercial transportation. Our personnel attend training programs and seminars to enhance their ability to meet your requirements effectively and efficiently.  Total / Federal has the expertise, knowledge and experience for handling all your security requirements.  Operating from numerous terminals, operational seven days a week, we are prepared to offer our customers the highest quality service and protection available on a global basis.


Total / Federal Armored recognizes the unique character of every client’s requirements.   Our strictly enforced code of conduct ensures that all of your business arrangements remain completely confidential.  The Total / Federal internal employee training and work regulations reinforce this code at all levels of responsibility.


Total / Federal Armored operates a fleet of vehicles ranging from armored vans to semi-tractor trailers. We reduce your exposure to liability problems outside the confines of your facility. Our employees are screened by the Michigan State Police and are issued a concealed weapon permit to perform their duties. Our company is insured through Lloyd’s of London, so your money, securities or valuables are safe with us. Total will answer all your questions concerning the best and most secure way to move your particular cash, securities, or valuables.


Total / Federal Armored’s account representatives have the skills to design specific security systems to fit your personal requirements.  They can explain audit trail requirements, detail signature verification, receipt books, and our new on-line accounting services.  Our clients are apprised of new Internet and online services as they become available.