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Introduction to Private Security, 2nd Edition / Edition 2
     

Introduction to Private Security, 2nd Edition / Edition 2

by John S. Dempsey
 

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ISBN-10: 0495809853

ISBN-13: 9780495809852

Pub. Date: 03/23/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning

PRIVATE SECURITY focuses on practical, real-world concepts and applications and includes detailed coverage of everything from industry background and related law to premise, retail, business, employment, and information/computer security as well as investigation, surveillance, and even homeland security. Throughout, the emphasis is on giving readers a clear sense

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PRIVATE SECURITY focuses on practical, real-world concepts and applications and includes detailed coverage of everything from industry background and related law to premise, retail, business, employment, and information/computer security as well as investigation, surveillance, and even homeland security. Throughout, the emphasis is on giving readers a clear sense of the numerous career opportunities available in this rapidly expanding field - including real-world insight on how to get a job in private security, concrete information on the skills needed, and succinct overviews of day-to-day job responsibilities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495809852
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/23/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
197,127
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: PRIVATE SECURITY HISTORY, BUSINESS, AND CONCEPTS. 1. The History and Professionalization of Private Security. 2. The Business of the Private Security Industry. 3. Private Security Concepts, Tools, and Systems Integration or Convergence. 4. Private Security Law. Part II: PRIVATE SECURITY CATEGORIES. 5. Premise Security. 6. Retail Security and Loss Prevention. 7. Personal Security. 8. Employment-related Security. 9. Information and Computer Security. Part III: PRIVATE SECURITY OPERATIONS. 10. Investigative Security. 11. Surveillance and Undercover Operations. 12. Public and Private Partnerships for Security. 13. Homeland Security.

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