Private Security Law

Private Security Law

Case Studies

1st Edition - November 9, 1992

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  • Author: David Maxwell
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080571379
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780750690348

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Private Security Law: Case Studies is uniquely designed for the special needs of private security practitioners, students, and instructors. Part One of the book encompasses negligence, intentional torts, agency contracts, alarms, and damages. Part Two covers authority of the private citizen, deprivation of rights, and entrapment.The factual cases presented in this book touch on the everyday duties of persons associated with the private security industry. Private Security Law: Case Studies provides a basic orientation to problems capable of inciting litigation. The information presented through case laws comes from cases chosen for their factual, realistic, and practical connection to the private security industry. This focused approach addresses specific problem areas of the industry and provides information necessary to a security manager to avert future loss.

Key Features

Specially designed for private security practitioners, instructors, and students.
Examines cases that are practical, realistic and relevant to specific areas of private security.
Provides the information security managers need to avoid future problems.

Table of Contents

  • Part I:
    Intentional Torts
    Part II:
    Authority of Private Citizen
    Probable Cause
    Arrest by Private Citizen
    Search and Seizure by Private Citizen
    Interrogation by Private Citizen
    Use of Force by Private Citizens
    Deprivation of Rights

Product details

  • No. of pages: 480
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1993
  • Published: November 9, 1992
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080571379
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780750690348

About the Author

David Maxwell

David C. Maxwell is the Coordinator at Oklahoma State University Library Electronic Publishing Center.

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