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Today, security is considered as the most important and the most fundamental principle in the development of world tourism development strategy. There is a defined relationship between the tourism industry, stability, development and security and any insecurity and violence will make irreparable losses to the industry in different levels. The aim of this study was to analyze the role of security in tourism development in the border areas of Golestan province. In terms of its objectives this study is of an applied research type. In terms of methodology it is a descriptive-analytic study. The statistical population of this study included professors, experts and managers of public and private organizations and institutions in the field of tourism, law enforcement experts and tourists. The sample size was estimated as 348 individuals using Cochran formula. The samples were selected using convenient sampling method (available). The research tool in this study was questionnaire. The validity of the questionnaire was confirmed by 7 experienced professors. The reliability was calculated by Cronbach's alpha coefficient (.86). The SPSS software was employed for data analyses. The results show that there is a significant relationship between the increase in social security and the development of tourism in the border areas. There is also a significant relationship between performance and security information dissemination of law enforcement and the promotion of tourism security.