Haw. Code R. § 16-97-35 - Experience requirements

Current through February, 2022

(a) Applicants for a private detective license shall have had experience reasonably equivalent to at least four years of full-time investigational work.
(1) The board shall require training and experience in the following areas:
(A) Case investigation and documentation;
(B) Laws and rules;
(C) Ethics;
(D) Privacy issues;
(E) Review of criminal and civil history records;
(F) Interview techniques;
(G) Collection and handling of evidence;
(H) Court testimony;
(I) Use of force options (chapter 703, HRS);
(J) CPR/first aid; and
(K) Surveillance techniques and activities.
(2) The board may accept the following types of experience for persons applying to be private detectives, employment:
(A) Under the supervision of a licensed private detective;
(B) As a police officer with a police department of a state or political subdivision thereof with at least one year of full-time investigative work;
(C) As an investigator with any federal, state, county, or municipal government agency; or
(D) As an investigator employed by an attorney-at-law or law firm.
(b) Applicants for a guard license shall have had experience reasonably equivalent to at least four years of full-time guard work.
(1) The board shall require training and experience in the following areas:
(A) Laws and rules;
(B) Fire procedures;
(C) Evacuation procedures;
(D) Arrest and evidence procedures;
(E) Patrol techniques;
(F) Incident investigation;
(G) Incident documentation;
(H) Court testimony;
(I) Screening of individuals entering the premise; and
(J) Use of force options (chapter 703, HRS).
(2) The board may accept the following types of experience for persons applying to be guards, employment:
(A) Under the supervision of a licensed guard;
(B) As a guard by a private employer;
(C) As a police officer with a police department of a state of political subdivision thereof; or
(D) As a guard with any federal, state, county, or municipal government agency.

Notes

Haw. Code R. § 16-97-35
[Eff 3/9/64; am and ren § 16-97-35, 7/30/81; am and comp 2/18/86; comp 8/25/88; comp 10/23/00; am and comp 3/14/11] (Auth: HRS § 463-3) (Imp: HRS §§ 463-3, 463-6, 463-8)

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