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Exam Two Yates
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1.  1.In 1985, the fleeing felon rule was declared unconstitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court in the landmark case of _____.
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2.  2.Of the approximate 43 million citizen contacts with the police, only what percent involved police use of force?
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C.
D.
3.  3.The legality and morality of the fleeing felon rule is challenged because of the U.S. legal concept of
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4.  4.Which of the following is incorrect?
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5.  5.The vast majority of arrests the police make are for:
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B.
C.
D.
6.  6.Most of police contacts involve:
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C.
D.
7.  7.The police role is:
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D.
8.  8.All are current less than lethal tools departments use except
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D.
9.  9.Sheehan and Cordner state that the two primary goals and objectives of police departments are
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C.
D.
10.  10.Which of the following is not one of the secondary goals and objectives of police departments?
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B.
C.
D.
11.  11.Who arranged for the organization of the first paid, full-time, uniformed police department, conceived of the police role as a conspicuous community-oriented patrol designed more for prevention and deterrence than for enforcement?
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B.
C.
D.
12.  12. Officer Smith believes her role is to maintain order on her beat by arresting criminals. According to Broderick, she would be considered a/an:
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B.
C.
D.
13.  13.Officer Brown believes his role is keeping the peace and preserving the social order, yet he is very careful not to violate the constitutional rights of individuals. According to Broderick, he would be considered a/an:
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B.
C.
D.
14.  14.Officer Green believes that it is impossible to achieve the goals and objectives of the police department and concentrates his efforts on the concept of police loyalty and the mutual support of his fellow officers. According to Broderick, he would be considered a/an:
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B.
C.
D.
15.  15.Officer White concentrates her efforts on helping people in trouble, rather than on keeping society safe. According to Broderick, she would be considered a/an:
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B.
C.
D.
16.  16.Which of the following is not one of James Q. Wilson’s operating styles?
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B.
C.
D.
17.  17.The Bigtown Police Department maintains order through informal police intervention, including persuasion and threats, or hassling or roughing up disruptive people instead of formal arrests. According to James Q. Wilson, it would be considered to be a _____ department.
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B.
C.
D.
18.  18.The Largetown Police Department issues many summonses and makes many misdemeanor arrests. According to James Q. Wilson, it would be considered to be a _____ department.
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B.
C.
D.
19.  19.The Smalltown Police Department uses social service agencies to provide counseling for minor offenders. According to James Q. Wilson, it would be considered a _____ department.
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B.
C.
D.
20.  20.Police officers have _____ discretion.
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21.  21.The first decision maker in the criminal justice system and often the most important is:
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B.
C.
D.
22.  22.The two primary goals and objectives of police departments, according to Sheehan and Cordner are:
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B.
C.
D.
23.  23.All are secondary goals of policing except:
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B.
C.
D.
24.  1.Which of the following is not indicative of the police culture?
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B.
C.
D.
25.  2.The refusal of some police officers to report fellow officers’ misconduct is called:
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B.
C.
D.
26.  3.Which is not a trait of the police personality?
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B.
C.
D.
27.  4.Which is not indicative of the police personality?
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B.
C.
D.
28.  5.According to your text, which is not an issue related to stress
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C.
D.
29.  6.Which type of stress is produced by the daily need to confront the tragedies of urban life? personal
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B.
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D.
30.  7.The majority of recent studies have found that the police “working personality” comes from:
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B.
C.
D.
31.  8.The Dirty Harry problem refers to:
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C.
D.
32.  9.The human body’s reaction to highly stressful situations is known as the:
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C.
D.
33.  10.Which type of stress is produced by the interpersonal characteristics of belonging to the police organization, such as difficulties in getting along with other officers?
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B.
C.
D.
34.  11.Which of the following is not one of the four general categories of police stress discovered by researchers?
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B.
C.
D.
35.  12.Stress produced by real threats and dangers, such as responding to gun runs and other dangerous assignments, is classified as:
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B.
C.
D.
36.  13.The stress produced by elements inherent in the quasi-military character of the police service, such as adjusting to changing tours of duty, odd working hours, and working holidays, is classified as:
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B.
C.
D.
37.  14.The stress produced by the interpersonal characteristics of belonging to the police organization, such as difficulties in getting along with other officers, is classified as:
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B.
C.
D.
38.  15.The stress produced by the daily need to confront the tragedies of urban life, such as dealing with derelicts, criminals, and the mentally disturbed, and the need to engage in dangerous activity to protect a public that appears to be unappreciative of the police, is classified as:
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B.
C.
D.
39.  16.Which of the following is not one of the factors leading to stress in police work?
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B.
C.
D.
40.  17.After the 9/11 terrorist attacks, what was required of all NYPD officers?
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B.
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D.
41.  18.According to Ellen Scrivner, which of the following is not a job-related issue that contributes to family dysfunction in police families?
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B.
C.
D.
42.  18.According to Ellen Scrivner, which of the following is not a job-related issue that contributes to family dysfunction in police families?
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B.
C.
D.
43.  18.According to Ellen Scrivner, which of the following is not a job-related issue that contributes to family dysfunction in police families?
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B.
C.
D.
44.  19.A situation in which police officers trust only other police officers and do not aid in the investigation of wrongdoing by other officers is called the:
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B.
C.
D.
45.  19.A situation in which police officers trust only other police officers and do not aid in the investigation of wrongdoing by other officers is called the:
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B.
C.
D.
46.  20.The attitude that there is no hope for the world and a view of humanity at its worst is called:
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B.
C.
D.
47.  21.According to research, compared to other professions the police exhibit higher rates of:
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B.
C.
D.
48.  22.Suicide by cop incidents accounted for _____ of municipal police shootings.
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B.
C.
D.
49.  23.Studies indicate that police officers are _____ more likely to suffer from alcoholism than the average citizen.
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B.
C.
D.
50.  1.The first African American police officer was appointed in what city?
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B.
C.
D.
51.  2.Which of the following was not one of the duties relegated to early female police officers?
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B.
C.
D.
52.  3.In 1910, _____ appointed the nation’s first “officially designated” policewoman.
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B.
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D.
53.  4.In 1910, the nation’s first “officially designated” policewoman was:
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B.
C.
D.
54.  5.The most prevalent form of discrimination has been:
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C.
D.
55.  6.According to your text, which racial group despite efforts is poorly represented in law enforcement?
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B.
C.
D.
56.  7.The Supreme Court case that established the concept that hiring requirements must be job-related was:
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B.
C.
D.
57.  8.The concept that employers must take active steps to ensure equal employment opportunity and to redress past discrimination is called:
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B.
C.
D.
58.  9.All are issues women face in the law enforcement workplace except:
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B.
C.
D.
59.  10.The academic studies of women on patrol indicate that:
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B.
C.
D.
60.  11._____ of sworn personnel in local police departments are African American.
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B.
C.
D.
61.  12._____ of sworn personnel in local police departments are women.
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B.
C.
D.
62.  13._____ of sworn personnel in local police departments are Hispanic.
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B.
C.
D.
63.  14.Until the 1970s, why was it presumed that women were not capable of performing the same type of patrol duty as men?
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B.
C.
D.
64.  15.The simultaneous expectation by white officers that African American officers will give members of their own race better treatment, but that African American officers will also receive hostility from the African American community because they are perceived as traitors to their race is known as:
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B.
C.
D.
65.  16.All are challenges that African Americans face in the workplace except:
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D.
66.  1.The Greek philosopher who wrote the classic Nicomachean Ethics was:
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67.  2.Which of the following is an example of the ethical standards established to determine how police officers should act?
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B.
C.
D.
68.  3.Which of the following is an example of the standards governing police ethics?
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69.  4.Noble cause corruption is also known as:
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B.
C.
D.
70.  5.The 193l National Commission on Law Observance and Enforcement was more popularly known as the:
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D.
71.  6.According to the author’s definition of police corruption, which of the following would be an example of police corruption?
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B.
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D.
72.  7.Which of the following is not a reason for police corruption as listed in your text?
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B.
C.
D.
73.  8.Some studies indicate that domestic violence may be _____ in police families when compared to the general public.
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B.
C.
D.
74.  9.“The excessive or unreasonable use of force in dealing with citizens, suspects, and offenders” is the definition of:
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B.
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D.
75.  10.In recent years, an increasing number of lawsuits against police officers have been brought to federal courts on civil rights grounds. These federal suits are known as:
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B.
C.
D.
76.  11.Which of the following is not an argument in favor of citizen review?
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B.
C.
D.
77.  12.The Knapp Commission was a(n):
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B.
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D.
78.  13.Police officers who participate in the more passive types of police corruption are referred to as:
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B.
C.
D.
79.  14.Officers who participate in more aggressive types of corruption by seeking out and taking advantage of opportunities of corruption are called:
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B.
C.
D.
80.  15.Which is not a type of office corruption according to the author?
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B.
C.
D.
81.  16.Any police-initiated activity that relies on a person’s race or ethnic background rather than on behavior as a basis for identifying that individual as being involved in criminal activity is called:
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B.
C.
D.
82.  17.A(n)__________ is the proactive investigation of corruption in which investigators provide opportunities for officers to commit illegal acts.
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B.
C.
D.
83.  18.Which is not a type of liability officers and departments need to be aware of?
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B.
C.
D.
84.  19.The ideal way for police agencies to handle the deviance and corruption issue is through:
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B.
C.
D.
85.  20.___________ is also referred to as civilian review or external review.
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B.
C.
D.
86.  21.____________ means that a police officer may be sued in civil court for improper behavior, using such civil law concepts as negligence and torts.
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B.
C.
D.
87.  22.Rules and regulations established by their department to govern the conduct of its officers:
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C.
D.
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