Personally I would not work security at the games even if they paid me £50 per hour. It is gonna go tits up spectacularly and i would like to stay as many miles from London as i can. Door Supervisors and Security Staff will be under equipped, under resourced, lack any powers, have no basic first aid training, and in a mass casualty scenario it sounds like a nightmare in hell if Terry/AQ came to play at the games London 2012 Olympics: US to send '1,000 agents' as UK security shortfall is revealed | Mail Online Surface-to-air missiles could be used to protect the skies over London during the Olympics, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond said today as he insisted 'all necessary measures' will be taken to ensure security. Mr Hammond told the Commons 'appropriate ground to air defences' could be in place if that was recommended by the military. His comments came as it was reported that the US was prepared to send up to 1,000 of its own agents, including 500 from the FBI, to look after the US's contestants and diplomats at the event in a sign of unease at the security operation. And the body organising the Olympics has started a recruitment drive to double the number of security guards at the Games after admitting it had underestimated how many would be required - but the new recruits may have to be funded by the MoD.