Security Guards and Investigators: survey of regulations on private security and investigation in six European countries

Security Guards and Investigators: survey of regulations on private security and investigation in six European countries

Summary

This report surveys the legislation and regulations on private security firms and detective agencies in Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Poland and the United Kingdom. It looks at the following toppics:
- the scope of the legislation (what acitvities it covers);
- the statutory requirements regarding trustworthiness of staff;
- the statutory requirements regarding professional expertise of staff.
This report also discusses how the law is administered and how the rules are enforced.

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Publication data

Author(s):
Batelaan, H., Bos, J.
Organization(s):
WODC
Place of publication:
Amsterdam
Publisher:
Regioplan
Year of publication:
2006