L3R – 5.7 Witnesses


Occupations Code 1702.102 (b) states that a person licensed only as a security services contractor may not conduct an investigation other than an investigation incidental to the loss, misappropriation, or concealment of property that the person has been engaged to protect.

Field notes will assist the security officer to obtain the relevant information during any interviews. The questions asked should be limited to the 5 W’s + 1 H:

  • Who
  • What
  • When
  • Where
  • Why; and
  • How

Refer back to Module 2 for assistance in this topic.