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Unformatted text preview: Private Security and Public Relations In The Private Arm of the Law, Amy Goldstein reveals a very sad reality of American life: our neighborhoods are not as safe as we would like them to be, particularly because the government provided security, namely the police force, is not as numerous as necessary. This is why some security tasks are falling onto the hands of the private sector. But, providing security is a risky business . In addition to the obvious physical dangers involved, there is the image or public relations issue. Police brutality is something about which many Americans constantly complain. Therefore, private companies must exercise the utmost level of care in order to prevent incidents that affect their reputation. They must act with the same level of professionalism than the regular police force, and I would argue that they must go beyond that. that they must go beyond that....
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- Spring '11
- Public Relations, private security, Amy Goldstein