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CJ291 mid-term

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Cj291 Mid-term

This mid-term will test your knowledge on subject matter discussed in class thus far. The mid-term will consist of elements from chapter 1,3,5,7,8. Good Luck! no cheating!! or It is a fail...

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Explain Partisan and Nonpartison elections. Then explain which do you feel is the most appropriate method in selecting Judges?
  • 2. 
    Explain the differences of the consensus model and conflict model as detailed in the book.
  • 3. 
    Explain the crime control model and the due process model goals as described in the text.
  • 4. 
    What are some of the problems involving police use of force?
  • 5. 
    What are the implications of shift work in relation to officer fatigue with permanent and rotating shifts?  Hint. Remember I shared with the class my buddy's monthly rotating shift with L.A. Co. Sheriff Dept. 
  • 6. 
    Explain the 3 types of abuse of authority as described in the text.
  • 7. 
    Who is it? 
  • 8. 
    What are the three primary functions of state court administrators?
  • 9. 
    Who is SUSPECT and what gang is he from?
  • 10. 
    Many observers argue that the three justice components actually are composed of a;  
    • A. 

      A wheel

    • B. 

      A nonsystem

    • C. 

      A system

    • D. 

      Strategy

  • 11. 
    The goal of the due process model is to protect individual rights  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The crime control model seeks to arrest and convict offenders.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The criminal justice "system" may not be a system at all. Which of the following may describe it better?  
    • A. 

      Tool

    • B. 

      Process

    • C. 

      Function

    • D. 

      Plan

  • 14. 
    Will There will always be barriers and resistance to change in criminal justice organizations?.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The physical trappings of a court are called its ________, while the demeanor of the people in court is referred to as their:  
    • A. 

      Courtitude/staidness

    • B. 

      Decor/decorum

    • C. 

      Downfall/undoing

  • 16. 
    It is believed to be very important that the courts ________ justice.  
    • A. 

      Uniformly represent

    • B. 

      Appear to bring about

    • C. 

      Increase the cost of

    • D. 

      Appear to forget about justice

  • 17. 
    The demeanor one finds displayed in the courts is referred to as decor.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    A good judge would be all but which one of the following?  
    • A. 

      Objective

    • B. 

      Incorruptible

    • C. 

      Unbiased

    • D. 

      Temperamental

  • 19. 
    The primary purpose of the courts is to provide a forum for seeking and obtaining the truth. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    The most important factor considered by court reformers is ? 
    • A. 

      Judicial corruption

    • B. 

      Judicial selection

    • C. 

      Election process

    • D. 

      Judicial processes

  • 21. 
    Is the general attitude of deference is granted the judge?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The Jurist vacancy filled by the Governor is called;
    • A. 

      Exception appointment

    • B. 

      Executive appointment

    • C. 

      Execution appointment

    • D. 

      Hair appointment

  • 23. 
    What kind of atmosphere is found in a Courtroom?
    • A. 

      Stratosphere

    • B. 

      Adversarial

    • C. 

      Thermosphere

    • D. 

      Troposhere

  • 24. 
    Can Judges be sanctioned?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Are police organizations bound by 24 hour responsibility?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False