Asset Protection And Security Overview

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CPO - Unit 1 - The Evolution of Asset Protection and Security


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    ________ are tangibles or intangibles that have value.

    • A.

      CPTED

    • B.

      Liabilities

    • C.

      Assets

    • D.

      Properties

    Correct Answer
    C. Assets
    Explanation
    Assets are tangibles or intangibles that have value. They can be physical items such as property, equipment, or inventory, as well as intangible items such as patents, trademarks, or goodwill. Assets are important for individuals and businesses as they contribute to their overall net worth and can be used to generate income or provide future benefits.

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  • 2. 

    What type of security style incorporates locks, barriers, access control systems, lighting, alarms, and security officers to aid in protection?

    • A.

      Asset protection

    • B.

      Personnel security

    • C.

      Virtual security

    • D.

      Physical security

    Correct Answer
    D. Physical security
    Explanation
    Physical security is a type of security style that incorporates locks, barriers, access control systems, lighting, alarms, and security officers to aid in protection. This type of security focuses on the physical protection of assets, such as buildings, equipment, and people, to prevent unauthorized access, theft, vandalism, or other physical threats. It includes measures like installing surveillance cameras, implementing access control systems, using physical barriers like fences or gates, and employing security personnel to monitor and respond to any security breaches or incidents.

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  • 3. 

    Which legal document established the concept of due process?

    • A.

      Magna Carta

    • B.

      Code of Hammurabi

    • C.

      Regulatory Law

    • D.

      Campus Security and Student Right to Know Act

    Correct Answer
    A. Magna Carta
    Explanation
    The Magna Carta is a legal document that established the concept of due process. It was signed in 1215 and is considered one of the most important legal documents in history. The Magna Carta provided protection against arbitrary imprisonment and established the principle that individuals have the right to a fair trial. It laid the foundation for the development of modern legal systems and the protection of individual rights and liberties.

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  • 4. 

    ________ is a failure to exercise reasonable and due care by doing something dangerous or not doing something which is necessary for safety.

    • A.

      Liability

    • B.

      Negligence

    • C.

      Statutory

    • D.

      Due process

    Correct Answer
    B. Negligence
    Explanation
    Negligence refers to the failure to exercise reasonable and due care by either doing something dangerous or not doing something necessary for safety. This means that an individual or entity has acted in a careless or reckless manner, disregarding the potential risks or harm that could result from their actions or inactions. Negligence can lead to liability, as it may result in harm or damage to others, for which the negligent party may be held legally responsible.

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  • 5. 

    What document created the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (LEAA) which funded training and education for police?

    • A.

      The Bank Protection Act of 1968

    • B.

      Protection Training Initiative

    • C.

      Pinkerton Code of Ethics

    • D.

      The Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968

    Correct Answer
    D. The Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968
    Explanation
    The Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 created the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (LEAA), which provided funding for training and education for police. This act was passed to address the rising crime rates and improve law enforcement capabilities. It established various programs and grants to support local law enforcement agencies in their efforts to combat crime and enhance public safety. The LEAA played a significant role in providing resources and support to police departments across the country, contributing to the professionalization and modernization of law enforcement practices.

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  • 6. 

    Which term is used to describe a police officer that may be working in the capacity of a security guard during "off hours"?

    • A.

      Parliamentary Rewards

    • B.

      Contracting

    • C.

      Moonlighting

    • D.

      Retired

    Correct Answer
    C. Moonlighting
    Explanation
    Moonlighting is the term used to describe a police officer who may be working as a security guard during their "off hours". This refers to the practice of taking on additional employment outside of their regular police duties, often during the nighttime hours. This allows the officer to earn extra income or gain additional experience in security work.

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  • 7. 

    Physical security planning was originally based upon response to a ________.

    • A.

      Patrol

    • B.

      Diplomatic event

    • C.

      Peace treaty

    • D.

      Military threat

    Correct Answer
    D. Military threat
    Explanation
    Physical security planning was originally based upon response to a military threat. This means that the planning and implementation of security measures were initially developed to protect against potential attacks or aggression from military forces. This could involve securing military installations, developing strategies for defense and counterattack, and ensuring the safety of personnel and resources in times of conflict. By focusing on military threats, physical security planning aims to mitigate the risks and vulnerabilities associated with potential military attacks.

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  • 8. 

    Which key part of physical security serves as a catalyst for the system, bringing all parts together?

    • A.

      Assets

    • B.

      Regulations

    • C.

      Patrols

    • D.

      Countermeasures

    Correct Answer
    C. Patrols
    Explanation
    Patrols serve as a catalyst for the system of physical security by bringing all parts together. They involve the active and regular monitoring of a physical space or area, ensuring that security measures are in place and functioning effectively. Patrols help deter potential threats, detect any breaches or vulnerabilities, and respond promptly to incidents. They also provide a visible presence, enhancing the overall security posture and reassuring individuals within the protected environment. By coordinating and integrating various security measures, patrols play a crucial role in maintaining the integrity and effectiveness of the physical security system.

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  • 9. 

    What component of CPTED theory states that boundaries and property lines are marked?

    • A.

      Positive activity support

    • B.

      Access control

    • C.

      Territoriality

    • D.

      Surveillance

    Correct Answer
    C. Territoriality
    Explanation
    Territoriality is a component of CPTED theory that states that boundaries and property lines should be clearly marked. This means that physical markers such as fences, walls, or landscaping should be used to define the boundaries of a property. By clearly marking these boundaries, it helps to establish a sense of ownership and territorial control, which can deter potential criminals and create a safer environment.

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  • 10. 

    Prompt repair and cleaning of damage or graffiti is an essential part of which aspect of CPTED?

    • A.

      Surveillance

    • B.

      Access control

    • C.

      Activity support

    • D.

      Maintenance

    Correct Answer
    D. Maintenance
    Explanation
    Maintenance is an essential part of CPTED because prompt repair and cleaning of damage or graffiti helps to maintain the overall appearance and functionality of a space. By ensuring that the physical environment is well-maintained, it can deter criminal activity and create a sense of safety for individuals using the space. Regular maintenance also demonstrates a sense of care and ownership, which can discourage potential offenders from targeting the area.

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