Discussion Board 2

Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 400–600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas:

There has historically been a perception that private security is unprofessional and sloppy looking and has been called “cop wannabes,” “square badges,” or similar derogatory names.What has shaped your outlook of private security? What is your opinion of their “value,” if any, in places like malls, airports, hospitals, nuclear facilities, and so on?Provide any recent positive or negative news stories or personal interactions involving private security.Give examples of ways to improve the perception of private security personnel.