OPC Practice Quiz 1

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  • 1. 
    Your organization is planning to shift from traditional policing methods to a "service delivery" model of policing.  Which of the following would be LEAST effective in creating buy-in from officers?
    • A. 

      Involving police officer planning and implementing programs

    • B. 

      Consulting with only senior members in the development of policies and practices

    • C. 

      Developing relevant criteria for performance evaluation

    • D. 

      Providing the training and skills to do the job

  • 2. 
    You stop a vehicle and smell alcohol on the drivers breath: 
    • A. 

      Give an ASD

    • B. 

      Arrest for impaired

    • C. 

      Investigate under LLA

    • D. 

      If she doesn't look drunk let her go

  • 3. 
    You respond to a call regarding two males smoking marihuana.  Your partner tells you he saw one of the males throw a joint and recovers it.  What can you do?
    • A. 

      Arrest and charge the male who threw the joint

    • B. 

      No charge as they no longer in possession

    • C. 

      Arrest and charge both males with possession

    • D. 

      Marihuana is legal

  • 4. 
    You pull over a driver with 6 sealed bottles of beer in a beer case.  There is no offence by the driver.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    You have reasonable ground to believe a person has committed thee offence of 'fail to leave premises when directed.' Under which of the following circumstances is there NO lawful arrest authority
    • A. 

      Person fails to provided documentary identification

    • B. 

      A person has trespassed and made fresh departure from the premises, and that person is refusing to identify themselves

    • C. 

      A person is refusing to leave a premise

    • D. 

      A person is continuing to engage in a prohibited activity on a premises

  • 6. 
    You have been assigned to oversee a new storefront police station.  You are planning a community meeting to get to know the local business owners and residents.  This format will provide the community members an opportunity to voice their needs and concerns which, in turn, will assist you in:
    • A. 

      Improving the police service image

    • B. 

      Reducing fear inter community

    • C. 

      Enhancing police intelligence

    • D. 

      Developing a community profile

  • 7. 
    You have a valid out of province arrest warrant for a male party.  After many days the male is observed going into the house.
    • A. 

      You can enter and arrest on the strength of the warrant

    • B. 

      Cannot enter the house without a Feeny warrant. Must have RG to believe male is present or will be present

    • C. 

      You have to wait till he comes back out

    • D. 

      Warrant not valid as it out of province

  • 8. 
    ______________________ management is a characteristic of police leadership within community policing model.    
    • A. 

      Administrative

    • B. 

      Change

    • C. 

      Bureaucratic

    • D. 

      Maintenance

  • 9. 
    You find a group of youths at a free band concert in a park.  They are carrying back packs that you believe contain alcohol.  What can you do? 
    • A. 

      Arrest, search and seize under LLA

    • B. 

      Search and seize under LLA

    • C. 

      No authority

    • D. 

      There is no offence unless observed consuming

  • 10. 
    You arrest a woman from Manitoba under the LLA for knowingly supplying alcohol to minors.  You know that she will not be back to Ontario.  What is the appropriate release?
    • A. 

      Take $500

    • B. 

      The bail cannot exceed the fine of the offence

    • C. 

      Take $300

    • D. 

      Take them before a JP

  • 11. 
    You are executing a search warrant and find a large quantity of cash.  What do you do?
    • A. 

      Nothing

    • B. 

      Seize as offence related property

    • C. 

      Seize for safe keeping

    • D. 

      Document and turn over to owner of residence

  • 12. 
    You are executing a CDSA warrant and located a expandable baton during the search of a residence.  You immediately seized the baton and charge the accused with possession of a restricted weapon.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Woman complains that ex-boyfriend has shown up at her sons school.  Police records indicate the suspect has no criminal record, however he recently attempted to commit suicide.  Which of the following is the recommended course of action?
    • A. 

      Arrest the suspect for fail to comply with restraining order

    • B. 

      Warn the suspect not to attend school

    • C. 

      Apprehend suspect under authority of MHA

    • D. 

      Investigate further for criminal harassment

  • 14. 
    Woman calls you and says that she has found a revolver that belonged to her deceased husband.  As OIC what do you do
    • A. 

      Tell her to bring to station

    • B. 

      Tell her to call firearms registry officer

    • C. 

      Send and officer to go get it

    • D. 

      Tell her to keep it in his memory

  • 15. 
    Within the community policing framework, the role of the police is to:
    • A. 

      Work with other departments to reduce crime

    • B. 

      Solve Crime

    • C. 

      Secure public support

    • D. 

      Take a problem solving approach to crime

  • 16. 
    Wife and husband separated.  The wife applies for an order of exclusive possession for the matrimonial home.  Wife tells police that her ex-husband keeps coming inside the house.  You speak to the husband and he tells you he is removing personal belongings.  What can you do?
    • A. 

      Warn not to attend

    • B. 

      Charge him with disobeying a court order

    • C. 

      Advise to attend in the presence of a police officer

    • D. 

      No offence

  • 17. 
    While investigating a break and enter at a used car dealership, an officer suggests to the owner that surveillance cameras be installed in the property.  This suggestion is good example of:
    • A. 

      Crime prevention through environmental design

    • B. 

      Entrance screening

    • C. 

      Environmental scanning

    • D. 

      A neighbourhood watch program

  • 18. 
    Which of the following would constitute an offence under the LLA?
    • A. 

      A part bottle of liquor stored in a closed compartment on a boat that is underway

    • B. 

      A closed part bottle of liquor on the rear seat of a motor vehicle directly behind the driver

    • C. 

      An unopened bottle of liquor in a paper bag on the front seat next to the driver of a motor vehicle

    • D. 

      An open beer case containing 22 unopened bottles, located on the rear seat beside a passenger in the motor vehicle

  • 19. 
    Which of the following statements provides an accurate description of community policing? 
    • A. 

      Community policing is a replacement of traditional policing

    • B. 

      Community policing is a strategy that involves partnering with the community

    • C. 

      Community policing is an approach for solving all types of criminal activity

    • D. 

      Community policing is the sole responsibility of the police service

  • 20. 
    Which of the following should influence a police officers decision to lay charges in a domestic violence occurrence?
    • A. 

      Verbal assurances by either party that violence will cease

    • B. 

      Likelihood of obtaining a conviction in court

    • C. 

      Denial by either party that the violence occurred

    • D. 

      Reasonable grounds formed as a result of the evidence at the scene

  • 21. 
    Which of the following leadership styles is LEAST consistent with the Path-Goal Theory?
    • A. 

      Behaviourally consistent leader who displays a predictable leadership style with followers across situations

    • B. 

      Directive leader who lets followers know what is expected of them

    • C. 

      A participative leader who consults with followers and uses their suggestions to make a decision

    • D. 

      A supportive leader who is friendly and shows cancer for the needs of followers

  • 22. 
    Which of the following is the LEAST effective indicator of performance for a police service that is practicing community policing? 
    • A. 

      Community members attitudes towards police

    • B. 

      Morale & attitudes of police service members

    • C. 

      Reduced response times to calls for service

    • D. 

      The extent to which the police service as been successful in developing community partnerships

  • 23. 
    Which of the following does not require a use of force report?
    • A. 

      Grounding a hand cuffed suspect who hits his head and cuts head open. Declines medical attention

    • B. 

      Grounds a hand cuffed suspect who hits head and has a bruise. Declines medical attention

    • C. 

      Officer kicks male in the thigh 3 times to gain control, leave bruise

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 24. 
    Which of the following approaches to risk management is (overwhelmingly) endorsed by Paul Ceyssens and Gordon Graham? 
    • A. 

      Reactive

    • B. 

      Proactive

    • C. 

      Lawyer exclusion

    • D. 

      Common sense

  • 25. 
    When it comes to telling gay jokes in your workplace, which of the following is correct?
    • A. 

      Provided there is no intent to offend, there is no offence

    • B. 

      This behaviour constitutes harassment

    • C. 

      Most people who are offended will voice their displeasure

    • D. 

      You should not have to worry about overly sensitive people

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