Criminal Justice Chap 6

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Chapter 6 of criminal justice textbook - refer to chap 5 set (criminal justice)


 
  
Created Feb 25, 2010
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1
For most people the only personal experience they have with the criminal justice process is...
 
local police officer
2
Your textbook describes four characteristics that generally define the role of the police....
 
the police perform ongoing educational roles in the community
3
In 2002 how many police officers were feloniously killed in the line of duty?

-0
-22
-56
-142
 
142
4
John Broderick classified police officers by their degree of commitment to maintaining order...
 
punishers
5
Which of the following is unquestionably the most time consuming and resource intensive task...
 
patrol
6
patrols that are systematically unsystematic and observant in an attempt to both deter and...
 
preventive
7
In ___ patrol, officers are gievn guidance on how to use their patrol time which is often based...
 
directed
8
when an entire patrol section is instructed to make numerous traffic stops and field interrogations...
 
aggressive
9
Your textbook names five roles thatinvestigators may play in a police department. Three are...
 
-uniformed police officers conducting field interrogations and other types of aggressive patrol
10
Criminal investigation has been defined as a lawful search of people and things to achieve...
 
conduct preventive patrol to ferret out crime
11
Police detective seem to have a number of advantages over patrol officers and the seven of...
 
they enjoy more freedom than patrol officers do from the police radio and geographical boundaries
12
Your textbook gives three reasons why despite low crime solving rates by detectives many police...
 
-Detectives have wider jurisdiction than patrol officers do and can arrest and book some suspects...
13
With dna profiling a unique profile can be derived from ____ found at the scene of a crime...
 
all of the above
14
your textbook names three distinct fnctions of dna profiling. They are listed below. Which...
 
collecting samples from all people at birth so that a complete dna database can be compiled.
15
your textbook names three reasons why many victims of cybercrime fail to report these crimes...
 
the fear of being implicated in the crime
16
The knowledge to carry out a cybercrimes is readily available at hacker:

-chat rooms
-message...
 
all of the above
17
your textbook describes several ways in which cybercriminals can illegally access manipulate...
 
cybercriminals alter dna records, thus hampering and sometimes destryong criminal investigations
18
each year, nearly twice as many people are ___ as are ___

- killed in an automobile...
 
killed in auto accidents; murdered
19
some of the more important functions of traffic units are:

-to recommend traffic engineering...
 
all of the above
20
The professional model of policing which police followed in the decades before community policing...
 
quick response time
21
researchers discovered that ____ of citizens wait 5 - 10 minuets to call the police which prevents...
 
90 percent
22
one of the following interesting findings of foot patrol research was that foot patrol officers...
 
minor annoyances rowdy youths panhgandlers and abandoned cars that irritate citizens
23
With community policing:

-police focus more heavily on preventive patrol for public...
 
citizens share responsibility for their community safety
24
Following are three parts of the acronym sara, which some community policing advocates recommend...
 
arrival
25
the crime triangle is a view of crime and disorder as an interaction among three variables:

-preventive...
 
victim offender and location
26
which of the following is currently the most complete dna database?

-compstat
-codis
-gis
-gps
...
 
codis
27
which of the following agencies has the largest afis?

-the florida department of law...
 
the fbi
28
Which of the following drug enforcement strategies accounts for the greatest number of drug...
 
street level enforcement
29
Which of the following reasons accounts for the relative ineffectiveness of marijuana eradication...
 
all of the above reasons
30
In which of the following ways can community policing contribute to drug enforcement?

-foot...
 
all of the above ways
31
which of the following is not true about civil asset forfiture?

-it is the preferred...
 
-the state must only prove by a preponderance of evidence that the property was used in a crime
32
Which of the following is not a criticism of civil asset forfeiture laws?

-civil asset...
 
innocent ownders can lose their property when someone else uses it without their permission...
33
which of the collowing is not true about the war on drugs at least according to its critics?

-abuse...
 
-abuse or misuse of illegal drugs has contributed to more deaths annually than either alcohol...
34
in 2001 approximately ____ percent of federal prisoners and ___ percent of state prisoners...
 
55;20
35
which of the following is not true about terrorism?

-it is one of the oldest forms of...
 
-the modern era of terrorism began with the japanese bombing of pearl harbor
36
which of the following is the fbis definition of terrorism?

-the unlawful use of force...
 
-the systematic use of terror or unpredictable violence against the governments publics or...
37
According to the fbi estimates approximately what percent of international terrorist incidents...
 
20-30
38
which of the following is not one of presidents bush general policy prinicples that guide law...
 
only grant concessions to terrorists if the us citizens are held hostage and noviable alternative...


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