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Juvenile Policing Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is a type of decision a police officer must make utilizing his own discretion while on the job?

Question 2 2. What does the 'thin blue line' refer to?

Question 3 3. What is one reason proponents of police discretion cite for the use of discretion?

Question 4 4. Problem-oriented policing identifies what?

Question 5 5. The idea of problem-oriented policing was developed by:

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Question 6 6. In the problem-oriented policing model, a problem is:

Question 7 7. Miranda Warning gives a person the right to do what?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a factor the Supreme Court uses to determine if an interrogation is a custodial interrogation?

Question 9 9. Which case ruled when the point of custody starts for a custodial interrogation?

Question 10 10. In which city were the first female officers hired?

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Question 11 11. Special police operations include _____?

Question 12 12. Research has shown that an increase of patrol in hot spots _____ crime in that area.

Question 13 13. In situational crime prevention, opportunity reducing techniques can be defined as _____.

Question 14 14. In situational crime prevention, what best describes keeping a body of elevated practice?

Question 15 15. In situational crime prevention, which of the following is NOT a component of the situational model?

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Question 16 16. A police officer pulls over a car and has a reasonable suspicion that there are drugs in the car. Can the officer search the car? Why or why not?

Question 17 17. Which term means that the police treat people differently, though not necessarily good or bad, because of membership in a particular class?

Question 18 18. Which term specifically refers to police practices that intentionally use prejudicial judgments based on race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, economic status, religious beliefs, or age?

Question 19 19. Paul and his friends were arrested on the following charges: wearing a blue shirt with brown pants in the afternoon while walking on the boardwalk and drinking a milkshake. Shocked by the arrest, they cried 'foul play.' Is this arrest fair?

Question 20 20. In Johnson v. State, why was Johnson arrested?

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Question 21 21. The new City Attorney has decided to crack down on crime in Mapleville. He decides that no person who is arrested shall receive a list of charges. The arrested party must wait several weeks in jail before formal charges are filed. Can he legally implement this new process?

Question 22 22. A 2014 study of 65 community oriented-policing programs found what percentage of crime reduction in 27 of the studies?

Question 23 23. What is preventive policing?

Question 24 24. To further the mission of preventive policing and target problem neighborhoods, some agencies may have a specialty unit designed for this purpose. This unit is commonly known as what?

Question 25 25. What is the main focus of police patrol?

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Question 26 26. A and B are in a minor fender bender. Which of the following would likely be the procedure utilized by the police to handle the matter?

Question 27 27. What are the two ways police patrol an area?

Question 28 28. Inevitable discovery allows what to happen?

Question 29 29. Which rule prohibits items that were illegally found to be used as evidence?

Question 30 30. An officer has stopped an individual for speeding. The officer sees there is a bag of marijuana on the passenger seat. Can the officer search the car?

Juvenile Policing Chapter Exam Instructions

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