Law And Regulation: Trivia Quiz!

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Laws and regulations ate put in place to safeguard people’s interests and avoid an increase in vices that affect the public. As an aspiring lawyer, what do you know about some of the laws you can refer in specific cases? The quiz below will give you some cases to test yourself. Do give it a try and just how much you know all the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Derek is walking down the high street talking on his mobile phone to his friend Dave. Derek is heard by a passerby Helen to say “Liverpool are shit” to Dave on the phone. Helen is alarmed by this. Under what section of the Public Order Act could Derek be arrested?
    • A. 

      None.

    • B. 

      Sec 4a

    • C. 

      Sec 5

    • D. 

      Sec 4

  • 2. 
    The PEACE model stands for...
    • A. 

      Practice, engage and explain, account, clarify/challenge, evaluate

    • B. 

      Practice, engage and explain, account, clarify/challenge, examine

    • C. 

      Planning and preparation, engage and explain, account, clarify/challenge, examine

    • D. 

      Planning and preperation, engage and explain, account, clarify/challenge, evaluate

  • 3. 
    Which of the following offences can be racially aggravated?
    • A. 

      Section 4a public order

    • B. 

      Section 18 offences against the person act

    • C. 

      Section 1 criminal damage act

    • D. 

      Section 3 public order act

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is the correct order of response when dealing with a suspicious package? 
    • A. 

      Confirm, clear, control, cordon, check

    • B. 

      Confirm, check, clear, cordon, control

    • C. 

      Confirm, clear, cordon, control, check

    • D. 

      Confirm, cordon, clear, control, check

  • 5. 
    Ian lives in a tent, upon returning to his tent he found that it had been ransacked and his watch, and iPad had been stolen, what offence has happened at his home? 
    • A. 

      Burglary

    • B. 

      Theft

    • C. 

      Robbery

  • 6. 
    Tina enters Kim’s house as a trespasser and she intends to steal Kim’s  phone,Tina is carrying a Knife, what offence has been committed? 
    • A. 

      Burglary sec 9(1)(a) theft act 1968

    • B. 

      Burglary sec 9(1)(b) theft act 1968

    • C. 

      Aggravated burglary sec 10 theft act 1968

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 7. 
    Liam and Jack are playing cricket next to their neighbours greenhouse, Jack hits the ball and smashes a window but he has not committed criminal damage as he didn’t intend to smash the window. True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Special measures in court are available to....
    • A. 

      Every victim and witness

    • B. 

      Every suspect

    • C. 

      Vulnerable and/or intimidated witnesses

  • 9. 
    All children under the age of 18 are eligible for special measures true or false?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Matt is on his way to work, he is stopped by the police, his vehicle is lawfully searched under section 23 MDA due to Matts demeanour and a strong smell of cannabis. In the boot the officer finds an array of knives. Matt explains that he is a chef on his way home from work, the officer confirms this with Matts employer,  Matt has committed an offence of being possession of bladed article without lawful excuse , true or false? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    A person has been arrested and is in custody, the arresting officer has sought authority from the duty inspector to search the persons house for items relating to the offence which the person was arrested and similar offences. Which power is being exercised? 
    • A. 

      Section 17 PACE 1984

    • B. 

      Section 18 (5) PACE 1984

    • C. 

      Section 32 PACE 1984

    • D. 

      Section 18 PACE 1984

  • 12. 
    An officer enters a property under section 17 PACE as they suspect that a person is inside that they need to arrest for an indictable offence. This action is lawful, true or false.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    James Harris is wanted for theft from shops, he is seen to leave his vehicle and walk down the street. He is stopped by an officer and arrested for the shoplifting offences. The officer then searches James and his vehicle, what power is the officer exercising to do this? 
    • A. 

      Section 17 PACE 1984

    • B. 

      Section 18 PACE 1984

    • C. 

      Stop search section 1 PACE 1984

    • D. 

      Section 32 PACE 1984

  • 14. 
    Eric lives in a two bed house and does not use his spare room , he willingly allows Dan to rent this room in order to grow cannabis. Eric is committing an offence under section 4(2) of the misuse of drugs act in relation to production of a controlled drug. True or false 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Tom and Paul are fighting in the local park, they are stopped by police and neither want to make a complaint of assault, what offence could they be arrested for? 
    • A. 

      Section 2 public order

    • B. 

      Common assault

    • C. 

      Section 4a public order

    • D. 

      Section 3 public order

  • 16. 
    Which of the following public order offences can be racially aggravated? (Tick more than one) 
    • A. 

      Section 3 affray

    • B. 

      Section 5 non- intentional harassment, alarm or distress

    • C. 

      Section 2 violent disorder

    • D. 

      Section 4a intentionally causing harassment, alarm or distress

    • E. 

      Section 4 fear or provocation or violence

  • 17. 
    An officer has stopped a person driving their vehicle, under sec 6 of RTA they require the person to provide a sample of breath. The person blows under the legal limit, there is no fresh evidence to show that the person stopped is unfit to drive and the officer decides to arrest them under sec 4(2) of the RTA. This is legal, true or false
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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