Test 12 And Quiz 26

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Test 12 and quiz 26


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  • 1. 
    Title II of the ADA provides that no qualified person with a disability shall, by reason of such disability, be excluded from participation in or be denied the benefit of the service, programs, or activities of a public entity because of a person’s disability
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    A person is considered to have a “disability” if he or she has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, has a record of such an impairment, or is regarded as having such impairment
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Plaintiffs have brought claims in federal courts against police officers and their law enforcement agencies arising out of arrests using three basic theories
    • A. 

      Failure to train, wrongful arrest, failure to reasonably accommodate during an arrest

    • B. 

      Thomas the train, puddins huge head, the mayor of doucheane

    • C. 

      Failure to arrest, lack of training, objectively reasonable accommodations

    • D. 

      Unreasonable accommodations, failure to train, wrongful arrest

  • 4. 
    Police Officers are required by the ADA to ensure effective communication to individuals who are deaf or hard of haring.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    People whose disability is known as a Mental retardation have low IQ’s and never make good witnesses
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    A law enforcement agency receives a call from a woman complaining that someone has broken into her residence.  The police department keeps a list of dwellings where people with AIDS are known to reside.  The woman’s residence is on the list because her son has AIDS.  Police fail to respond to her call, because they fear catching the HIV virus.  Have the officers discriminated against her based on her association with an individual who has AIDS
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The ADA does not prevent police officers from responding appropriately to real threats to health or safety, even if an individual’s actions are a result of her disability
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A police officer engaged in a lawful traffic stop and can order the driver out of the car without further justification
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A police officer that engages on a lawful traffic stop cannot order the passenger out of the car unless the officer has probable cause to believe the passenger has done something wrong.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Bias based policing is an illegal and ineffective practice because
    • A. 

      It limits an officer's effectiveness by not fully acknowledging that criminal behavior is found in all races and ethnicities

    • B. 

      Sound research shows that bias-based interdiction of drug traffickers results in failure to apprehend significant numbers of criminals and substantial amounts of illegal drugs

    • C. 

      It negatively impacts personal integrity and the public perception of law enforcement

    • D. 

      It violates fundamental constitutional principles

    • E. 

      It may lead to expensive litigation and punitive damages against departments and individual officers

  • 11. 
    A police officer issues a person a traffic citation.  Exceptions to the 4th amendment allow the officer to search the vehicle before letting the person go
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    While parked by the side of 9th West an officer notices that all vehicles on the road are exceeding the posted speed limit.  The officer can stop any of the speeding vehicles, but decided to use race or ethnicity to decide who to stop.  This is called what?
    • A. 

      Deductive reasoning

    • B. 

      Racial diversity

    • C. 

      Racial profiling

    • D. 

      Objective reasonableness

    • E. 

      Criminal profiling

  • 13. 
    Criminal profiling is
    • A. 

      Not the same thing as either biased-based policing or racial profiling

    • B. 

      Occurs when police use racial or ethnic characteristics in stopping an individual because his description matches that of an actual suspect

    • C. 

      Race or ethnicity functions as the equivalent of hair color, height or weight which can be used in combination with other factors to paint a more accurate portrait of a suspected criminal

    • D. 

      Pumpkin head harvey is attacked because of the size of his huge melon

  • 14. 
    You are authorized to frisk a person for illicit drugs provided that you have reasonable articulable suspicion that the person is carrying concealed drugs
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    If reasonable in scope, traffic stop based on probable cause or reasonable suspicion that the driver violated applicable traffic and equipment regulations is lawful under the 4th amendment
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    When Law enforcement practices are perceived to be biased or unfair, the general public, and especially minority communities, are less willing to trust and confide in officers, report crimes, be witnesses at trials, or serve on juries
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    If an officer has probable cause to search a car; she can search the whole car for probable cause items without a warrant
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    When making decisions about dealing with a citizen, a police officer should generally focus on the person’s conduct rater than their physical characteristics such as skin and color
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    You are allowed to consider a person’s race or ethnicity while drawing inference of criminal activities as long as you can come to reliable statistics that show the person of a given race or ethnicity is more likely than others to be arrested
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Because gangs may be comprised of persons of a particular racial or ethnic type, Police officers are permitted to consider a person’s race to determine the likelihood that the person is a member of a gang
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Racial profiling and biased based policing violate fundamental constitutional principles including those found in which amendments in the US constitution?
    • A. 

      2nd

    • B. 

      4th

    • C. 

      8th

    • D. 

      10th

    • E. 

      14th

  • 22. 
    Information that would lead an objectively reasonable officer to suspect that a crime has possibly been committed and a particular suspect might have committed the crime or may be about to commit the crime is known as what
    • A. 

      Probable cause

    • B. 

      Objective reasonableness

    • C. 

      Reasonable suspicion

    • D. 

      Reasonable grounds

    • E. 

      Reasonable reasonableness

  • 23. 
    What federal law protects against unlawful sexual harassment?
    • A. 

      USC 1983

    • B. 

      Civil rights act

    • C. 

      The Bill of Rights

    • D. 

      US Constitution

    • E. 

      ADA

  • 24. 
    Under State or Federal law, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender disability and age (over 40) are considered to be what
    • A. 

      A lot of words

    • B. 

      Fancy people

    • C. 

      Protected classes

    • D. 

      Todd Farr

  • 25. 
    What are the two types of sexual harassment
    • A. 

      Quid pro quo

    • B. 

      Status quo

    • C. 

      Hostile enemy

    • D. 

      Hostile work place

    • E. 

      Hostile work environment

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