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NCJ Number: 31688 Find in a Library
Title: SECURITY MANUAL. 2D ED.
Author(s): E OLIVER; J WILSON
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 199
Sponsoring Agency: Gower Press Limited
Epping, Essex, England
Sale Source: Gower Press Limited
Epping, Essex,
United Kingdom
Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: TRAINING AND REFERENCE GUIDE FOR INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL SECURITY PERSONNEL, WHICH COVERS SECURITY PRACTICES AND TECHNIQUES AND BRITISH LAW AS IT AFFECTS SECURITY DUTIES.
Abstract: DETAILED ARE THE FORMAL DUTIES OF SECURITY STAFF IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS: GATEHOUSE ACCESS CONTROL, PATROLLING THE PREMISES, FIRE PREVENTION AND FIREFIGHTING, CASH PROTECTION (BOTH IN TRANSIT AND ON THE PREMISES), ACCIDENT PREVENTION, FIRST AID, AND VEHICLE SECURITY AND SEARCH. ALSO OUTLINED IS BRITISH LAW RELATING TO THE POWER OF SEARCH AND ARREST, THEFT AND RELATED OFFENSES, WILLFUL DAMAGE (INCLUDING ARSON), ASSAULT, BRIBERY AND CORRUPTION, FORGERY, AND TRESPASSING. OTHER TOPICS COVERED INCLUDE RULES FOR PRESENTING EVIDENCE IN COURT, QUESTIONING WITNESSES, AND THE ADMISSIBILITY OF EVIDENCE. CASH IN TRANSIT AND BOMB THREAT SECURITY CHECKLISTS ARE CONTAINED IN THE APPENDIX. AN INDEX IS ALSO PROVIDED. (THIS MANUAL IS RECOMMENDED READING FOR THE QUALIFYING EXAMINATIONS OF BRITAIN'S INSTITUTION OF INDUSTRIAL SECURITY).
Index Term(s): Business security; Great Britain/United Kingdom; Industrial security; Laws and Statutes; Private police; Procedure manuals
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