Are security guards independent contractors?
Security guards are typically hired out by private companies to patrol public or private properties, as well as events.
Why is it important to have a security guard?
A security guard is important for guarding a specific property and event and also for preventing violence.
Are security guards law enforcement officers?
Security guards cannot make arrests, therefore are not law enforcement officers, but can detain a disorderly person until police arrive.
Are security guards allowed to detain you?
Security guards are allowed to detain a troublesome person using force until the police arrive.