Private Security and the Law / Edition 4

Private Security and the Law / Edition 4

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by Charles Nemeth
     
 

ISBN-10: 0123869226

ISBN-13: 9780123869227

Pub. Date: 11/04/2011

Publisher: Elsevier Science

PRIVATE SECURITY AND THE LAW is a textbook analysis of significant practices in the security industry that relate to law, regulation, licensure and constitutional dilemmas according to case and statutory authority. It is a treatise on the state of the law that governs the security industry and its operatives. The text delivers up to date information on the legal

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PRIVATE SECURITY AND THE LAW is a textbook analysis of significant practices in the security industry that relate to law, regulation, licensure and constitutional dilemmas according to case and statutory authority. It is a treatise on the state of the law that governs the security industry and its operatives. The text delivers up to date information on the legal requirements witnessed by most security firms. In addition, it dwells heavily on the liability problems common to security operations, including negligence and tortious liability, civil actions commonly litigated, and strategies to avoid troublesome causes of action that effect business efficiency. From another angle, the work intensely examines the constitutional and due process dimensions of private security work and affords the reader a look at how case law applies certain remedies to wronged parties. Recent cases, and the trends sure to follow, are highlighted throughout the project. Finally, the text is filled with checklists, data and other useful information that aids the security practitioner in applying theory to practice.

• Up to date case law analysis provides cutting edge legal treatment of evolving standards
• Complicated material is presented in a down-to-earth, readable style, perfect for the student of security or security professional
• Over 200 tables and illustrations allow the reader speedy access to precise data

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780123869227
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
11/04/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
640
Sales rank:
1,187,860
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Historical Foundations of Private Security; Regulation, Licensing, Education, and Training: The Path to Professionalism in the Security Industry; The Law of Arrest, Search and Seizure: Applications in the Private Sector; Civil Liability of Security Personnel; Criminal Liability of Security Personnel; Enforcement of Laws and the Interpretation of Evidence; Public and Private Law Enforcement: A Blueprint for Cooperation; Selected Case Decisions

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