private security force


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Noun1.private security force - a privately employed group hired to protect the security of a business or industryprivate security force - a privately employed group hired to protect the security of a business or industry
personnel, force - group of people willing to obey orders; "a public force is necessary to give security to the rights of citizens"
security guard, watchman, watcher - a guard who keeps watch
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The allegations of a pattern of rampant misconduct by members of the private security force is presented in the recently filed, 55-plus count complaint (Lee County Clerk of Courts 14-CA-000375) filed by Michael Maggiano, Esq.
in seeking to ensure that no armed rebel organization or criminal entity or public or private security force that is engaged in illegal activities or serious human rights abuses has benefited from any transaction involving such minerals.
But when the jobless construction workers tried to enter the premises, they were prevented by a private security force recruited by the contractor and the hotel management.
A facility owned by the private security force once known as Blackwater has been awarded a $22 million contract to house US troops through 2015.
Rick Perry believes such a private security force is needed on the border, or if he has concerns that such a company might act outside the scope of the law, a spokeswoman instead criticized the federal government.
GUARDS from a private security force began patrolling a city's streets yesterday after hundreds of locals admitted they had lost faith in the police.
THE introduction of a private security force across the city centre (Daily Post, April 1) is only part of a more comprehensive set of measures that Downtown Liverpool in Business (DLIB) members wish Liverpool City Council, the police and others to consider in the fight against crime and anti-social behaviour.
Midtown Blue is a 24/7 private security force of off-duty Atlanta police officers established to augment the Atlanta Police Department's services by patrolling Midtown Atlanta streets and sidewalks to better ensure public safety.
Fritz, a Calgary police officer for 29 years prior to joining University of Calgary Campus Security in 1998, oversees a private security force of 38 officers that provide 24-hour-a-day security services 365 days a year.
A well-prepared private security force understands government regulations, client expectations, terrorist threat levels, and more.
And a private security force was drafted in at the mansion owned by their actor pal George Clooney.
We stopped in the "Embassy Row" area, which was a virtual obstacle course of cement roadblocks and private security force personnel.

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