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The complete guide for CPP examination preparation

Author: James P Muuss; David Rabern
Publisher: Boca Raton, FL : Auerbach Publications, 2006.
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Presents a foundation of security concepts and practices. This book offers information that is required to pass the CPP exam. It delivers insight into what taking the exam is like, and provides an  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Examinations
Examinations, questions, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James P Muuss; David Rabern
ISBN: 0849328969 9780849328961
OCLC Number: 62741578
Description: xxiv, 568 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: INTRODUCTION Why Should I Take the CPP Exam? Exam Requirements Preparing to Take the Exam Helpful Hints The Test and Additional Study Materials SECURITY MANAGEMENT Overview Useful Definitions Management Theories Selection of Outside Services Financial Responsibilities Disciplinary Procedures Delegation of Responsibility and Authority Media Relations Training of Personnel Arming of Personnel Concluding Thoughts INVESTIGATIONS Introduction Constitutional and Legal Restraints on Sources of Information Law Enforcement and Professional Investigators Methods of Investigations Interviews and Interrogations Nonverbal and Verbal Responses Surveillance Methods Results and Reports Types of Investigations PROTECTION OF SENSITIVE INFORMATION What Constitutes Sensitive Information Criteria Used in Categorizing Sensitive Information Trade Secrets Patents Government Classifications SUBSTANCE ABUSE IN THE WORKPLACE The Controlled Substance Act (Title II, Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Act of 1970 [Public Law 91-513]) Narcotics Depressants Stimulants Hallucinogens Cannabis Miscellaneous Points Summary PHYSICAL SECURITY Security Functions Security versus Risk Security Survey Matrix or Grid Technique Levels of Physical Security Physical Security Defenses Access Control Systems Smart Card Integration Clear Zone Landscaping Inner Barriers Intrusion Alarm Systems Alarm Monitoring Systems Fire Alarm Systems Classification of Fires PERSONNEL SECURITY Purpose and Functions Employee Screening Personnel Investigations The Applicant Investigation Miscellaneous Matters EMERGENCY PLANNING Introduction Objectives Developing the Plan Corporate Recovery Functions Long-Term Recovery Preparing for Recovery GUARD FORCE MANAGEMENT Setting Up a Proprietary Guard Force Other Considerations Scheduling of Manpower Contracting with an Outside Guard Agency Negotiating with the Contract Company Blending In-House and Contract Services The Need for Effective Communications in Security Interfacing with the Security Contractor Disciplinary Procedures Conclusion LEGAL ASPECTS AS THEY RELATE TO THE SECURITY FIELD Basic Concepts of Criminal Law The Basic Elements of a Crime Defenses That Often Excuse Criminal Responsibility Laws Regarding Arrest Searches and Seizures with a Warrant Searches and Seizures without a Warrant Confessions and Admissions Pre-Trial Identification Procedures Special Legal Aspects of Private Security Legal Liabilities of Private Security Personnel Selected Criminal Violations Significant to the Security Function The Bill of Rights - Pertinent Points and Concepts LIAISON The Changing Role of the Security Professional The Security Professional as a Business Person Interfacing with Law Enforcement Trends in Security and Law Enforcement Building Rapport with Law Enforcement Conclusions Appendix A: The CPP(R) Exam Appendix B: Sample Test Questions Appendix C: Security Survey Appendix D: Physical Security Glossary Terms
Other Titles: Complete guide for Certified Protection Professional examination preparation
Responsibility: James P. Muuss, David Rabern.
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