Security Officer Use of Force Options

Security Officer Use of Force Options

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Security Officer Use of Force Options

Working as a security officer can be a dangerous job while performing your duties so having Security Officer Use of Force Options can be the key to protecting yourself. As the crime rate increases here in the State Florida security officers can be put in a situation where Use of Force can be necessary.

Use of Force in Defense of Person

A person is justified in using force, except deadly force, against another when and to the extent that the person reasonably believes that such conduct is necessary to defend himself or herself or another against the other’s imminent use of unlawful force. However, a person is justified in the use of deadly force and does not have a duty to retreat if:

He or she reasonably believes that such force is necessary to prevent imminent death or great bodily harm to himself or herself or another or to prevent the imminent commission of a forcible felony
Deadly Force in Florida

The term “deadly force” means force that is likely to cause death or great bodily harm.

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Use of Force Options for Security

Less then lethal options are not regulated under Florida Statues 493 for security officers in the State of Florida, however security officers and security companies can be held liable for improper use force.

Security officers with the proper training and Use of Force options can help the officer protect themselves and can limited the liabilty of excessive or improper force.

Having options can help give the officer the proper tools to deal with situations encountered while on duty.

Non-Lethal Training

Invictus security school offers courses that give security guards less then lethal options to help protect themselves.  Our Non-Lethal Training package provides our students with options, ranging from verbal to physical encounters.

Invictus Non-Lethal training courses are all Nationally recognized three year certifications and reduces liability for improper Use of Force.

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