(1) Any law enforcement officer, including, but not limited to, any Game and Parks Commission conservation officer, local police officer, member of the Nebraska State Patrol, or sheriff or deputy sheriff, is authorized to enforce sections 2-3292 to 2-32,100 and any rules and regulations adopted and promulgated pursuant to such sections. A district shall not employ law enforcement personnel and shall be prohibited from expending any funds for such purpose except as provided in subsection (2) of this section. Each district shall provide a copy of its rules and regulations to the appropriate law enforcement officer. Any law enforcement officer may arrest and detain any person committing a violation of the rules and regulations in a recreation area or committing any misdemeanor or felony as provided by the laws of this state.
(2) A district may expend funds to enter into agreements pursuant to the Interlocal Cooperation Act for the services of certified law enforcement personnel or to contract for the services of private security services to patrol and protect district-owned or district-managed recreation areas and to assist law enforcement officers in enforcing sections 2-3292 to 2-32,100 and any rules and regulations adopted and promulgated pursuant to such sections.