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NCJ Number: 32871 Find in a Library
Title: SECURITY OFFICER - PATROLLING AND REPORTING
Corporate Author: Charles Cahill and Associates,
Inc
United States of America
Project Director: P SHIELDS
Date Published: 1976
Sale Source: AIMS
9710 DeSota Avenue
Chatsworth, CA 91311-4409
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS FILM EMPHASIZES THAT THE KEYS TO GOOD SECURITY ARE OBSERVATION ON PATROL AND THE ACCURATE AND PROMPT REPORTING OF THE INCIDENTS OBSERVED.
Abstract: PATROLLING IN REAL LIFE DOES NOT CALL FOR THE SINGLEHANDED HEROICS SO OFTEN DEPICTED ON TELEVISION. THE GOOD SECURITY OFFICER WILL ALWAYS TRY TO MINIMIZE RISKS, LEAVING GUNPLAY AND KUNG-FU FIGHTING TO THE POLICE. SEVERAL EPISODES ARE SHOWN THAT ILLUSTRATE CORRECT AND INCORRECT METHODS OF PATROLLING AND REPORTING. SOMETIMES THE BENEFITS OF GOOD REPORTING ARE NOT REAPED IMMEDIATELY. THE FILM SHOWS HOW ONE CONSCIENTIOUSLY PREPARED REPORT LED TO THE ARREST OF TWO THIEVES SIX MONTHS LATER. A DISCUSSION GUIDE IS INCLUDED. SEE ALSO NCJ-32868, 32869, 32870, 32872, 32873, AND 32874.
Index Term(s): Audiovisual aids; Facility security; Films; Patrol; Police reports; Private police; Private security officer training; Security; Security training
Note: 15 MINUTES, 16MM COLOR, 1976 PART OF A 7 FILM SET. RENTAL AVAILABLE.
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