6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- All crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.
- number of persons arrested, number of crimes reported by victims/witnesses/police, and number of officers and support law enforcement specialists
- explanation for a happening that is based on observation, experimentation, and reasoning.
- proposition that can be tested by researchers or observers to determine if it is valid.
- Serious, frequent crimes that are reported by the FBI annually to give an idea of the "crime picture" in the U.S.
- appearance is to blame for crime
6 True/False questions
chronic offender → the choice of committing a crime. criminal weighs the consequences of committing the crime or not.
National Crime Victimization Survey → Measures reported and unreported crime, unaffected by police bias and distortions, does not rely on victims reporting directly to police.
social conflict theory → view criminal behavior as the result of class conflict
Social Disorganization Theory → deviant behavior is more likely in communities where social institutions fail to exert control over the population.
choice theory → the choice of committing a crime. criminal weighs the consequences of committing the crime or not.
UCR → study of why certain people are victims of crimes and the optimal role for victims in the criminal justice system