September 8, 1980

Opinion on whether a law enforcement agency or its officers might be civilly liable for transporting a defendant to jail after that defendant had been placed under arrest by a private security guard or a private citizen.

Requested by Sheriff Frank Powell, Columbia.

Read full opinion.

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