Private security and public policing - ARCHIVED

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Both police officers and private security personnel play a key role in society; however, the line between the two professions is becoming less clearly defined as the use of private security increases. This article discusses the differences between public and private security. It includes information on roles and responsibilities, as well as minimum requirements and training. (Adapted from an article in Juristat published in November 1998.)

Issue Number: 1999001
Author(s): Swol, Karen
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PDFMarch 3, 1999