Can A Security Guard Detain Or Arrest Someone?
Can a security guard arrest or detain someone? This is a question people in the security industry get a lot. The short answer is yes. In Colorado for example, arrest and detainment laws actually fall under citizen arrest laws. The CRS code for this law is 18-1-707. This is what it states: (7) A private person acting on his own account is justified in using reasonable and appropriate physical force upon another person when and to the extent that he reasonably believes it neces