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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: LAW                                     Course Number: 207                                    
Course Title: Law for Security Personnel
Subject: Law
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


A study of the legal problems in the private security sector. Included is a review of the powers and restrictions on "private police," e.g., arrest, search and seizure, eavesdropping, and a comparison with the powers of law enforcement agencies. Civil liabilities of private security personnel are studied as well as other aspects of civil law. Licensing statutes are also analyzed.

Prerequisite: ENG 101. In addition: SEC 101 and sophomore standing or above.
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: