Can private bodyguards use force? The argument began with Brangelina's visit to Pune, where their bodyguard Mick, roughed up the press on various occasions. It peaked when the Mumbai police arrested Angelina's bodyguards following verbal and physical abuse of parents at the Anjumane-Islam school in Mumbai. At the time of going to press, the police had also put the shooting of A Mighty Heart on hold.
In Pune, London-based paparazzo Sam Relph, was physically assaulted by bodyguard Mick. In another incident, a photographer was threatened with a gun.
Can celebrities' private security guards use physical force? Hitesh Jain, a lawyer, says, "It is completely illegal for them to use force."
If they cant use force what are they there for ? Intimidation