The research paper due for this course shall be a current topic of your choosing related to the private security field. Write on the past, present and future of this area/topic, to include, but not limited to, how it impacts the general population of the United States, and finally what changes you think are needed for the future. The instructor must approve the topic prior.
The paper shall be in APA format, typed in 12 font Times New Roman, and shall not have been turned in previously to any other instructor for any other course or assignment. Paper length is seven to nine pages not to include the cover page or bibliography. It is to be submitted as a Microsoft Word Document. A minimum of 5 sources from cases, law reviews, professional journals, news media articles, academic journals or books is required. Wikipedia and other encyclopedias are not acceptable sources.