Police Academy, Spo - Q And A's #2

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  • 1. 
    A substantial disorder of thought, mood, perception, orientation, or memory that grossly impairs judgment, behavior, capacity to recognize reality, or ability to meet ordinary demands of life is known as?
    • A. 

      Schizophrenia

    • B. 

      Anxiety disorder

    • C. 

      Mental illness

    • D. 

      Bipolar syndrome

  • 2. 
    Which symptom is not common in bipolar disorder?
    • A. 

      Feelings of great happiness and euphoria

    • B. 

      Great decrease in sexual energy and desire

    • C. 

      Behavior that is often obnoxious to others

    • D. 

      Sometimes risky and reckless behavior

  • 3. 
    The ultimate reason for training is?
    • A. 

      Officer safety

    • B. 

      Successful job performance

    • C. 

      Demonstrates professionalism

    • D. 

      Provides a job for retired officers

  • 4. 
    The use of individual judgment by officers in making decisions as to which of several behavioral responses is appropriate in specific situations is known as?
    • A. 

      Probable cause

    • B. 

      Responsiveness

    • C. 

      Common sense

    • D. 

      Discretion

  • 5. 
    A state of physical and psychological arousal or the wear and tear of the body is known as?
    • A. 

      Fatigue

    • B. 

      Stress

    • C. 

      Dementia

    • D. 

      Mental breakdown

  • 6. 
    Which of the following would not be a component of "legal guilt"
    • A. 

      Was the accused provided their Miranda warnings

    • B. 

      Was the accused properly treated in being brought to justice

    • C. 

      Was due process adhered to

    • D. 

      Was he or she given their procedural rights

  • 7. 
    Which of the following does not contain one of the principles of community policing?
    • A. 

      Enforcement, futuristic, special needs

    • B. 

      Proactive, trust, personalized

    • C. 

      Philosophy, reactive, grass-roots

    • D. 

      Commitment, change, philosophy

  • 8. 
    The formal system established by the United States for maintaining social control and handling criminal conduct is known as?
    • A. 

      American judicial system

    • B. 

      American justice system

    • C. 

      Criminal justice system

    • D. 

      Criminal judicial system

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not the correct sequence necessary to process an adult misdemeanor offender through the criminal justice system?
    • A. 

      Investigation, arrest, arraignment

    • B. 

      Investigation, arrest, initial appearance

    • C. 

      Investigation, citation, initial appearance

    • D. 

      Arrest, initial appearance, arraignment

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is not one of the 4 factors which most likely contribute to unethical behavior?
    • A. 

      Anger

    • B. 

      Addiction

    • C. 

      Lust

    • D. 

      Peer pressure

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is not one of the 4 steps in the SARA problem solving model?
    • A. 

      Statistics

    • B. 

      Analysis

    • C. 

      Response

    • D. 

      Assessment

  • 12. 
    Areas of authority, the geographic area in which a court has power or the types of cases it has the power to hear is known as?
    • A. 

      Venue

    • B. 

      Jurisdiction

    • C. 

      Judicial authority

    • D. 

      Judicial discretion

  • 13. 
    The body of law created by acts of the legislature in contrast to law generated by judicial opinions and administrative bodies is known as?
    • A. 

      Legislative law

    • B. 

      Case law

    • C. 

      Statutory law

    • D. 

      Constitutional law

  • 14. 
    That which prescribes methods of enforcing rights or obtaining redress for their invasions is known as?
    • A. 

      Procedural law

    • B. 

      Case law

    • C. 

      Statutory law

    • D. 

      Constitutional law