In Maine, an unarmed security need not be licensed as long as he or she is employed by a licensed security company. So in other words, the licensing requirements fall on the security company as opposed to the employee of that company. However, the company may request that certain criteria be met.
Basic Requirements for unarmed security guards in Maine:
Other Requirements that May Be Helpful:
If training is provided or required, a basic training conducted may include but is not limited to the following:
For more information, please consult the Private Investigator Guard Handbook on the License and Permits page on the Main State Police website or call Maine State Police Licensing Division at (207)624-8775.