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That condition of the human organism that consists of its health and disease status and risk potential
wellness
According to the Occupations Code Rule 217.11, a person licensed as a peace officer must complete 40 hours of legislatively required continuing education training once every ______ months.
24 months
According to Commission Rule 217.11, individuals first licensed after January 1, 2011 must complete the Basic Human Trafficking course within ___________ of licensure.
1st year
According to Commission Rule 211.27, if a current license holder is arrested for any offense above a Class C misdemeanor OR for any Class C misdemeanor involving the duties and responsibilities of office or family violence, including the name of the arresting agency, the style, court, and cause number of the charge or indictment, if any; the license holder shall report the facts of the arrest to the Commission in writing within _____ days.
30 days
According to Commission Rules, the license of any licensee who does not meet the legislatively required continuing education by the expiration date will
Expire
Which of the following is an advantage of having the professional model for law enforcement?
More effective problem solving techniques
The expression or use of facts without distortion by personal feelings or prejudices is the definition of _____.
objectivity
Investigations relating to the deprivation of civil rights under color of law are usually conducted by the _____.
Federal Bureau of Investigation
According to the Penal Code, a public servant acting under color of office or employment commits the offense of Official Oppression if the public servant_____.
intentionally subjects another to sexual harassment
The Sixth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution _____.
gives the right to trial, open to the public
Cruel and unusual punishment are prohibited by which amendment?
8th
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, a _________ is an order issued by a judge directed to anyone having a person in their custody, commanding them to produce such person and show why they are in custody.
writ of habeas corpus
Which court case affirmed a person's right to free speech?
Duran v. City of Douglas
The 5th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution gives citizens the protection from__________.
self-incrimination
The _____ Amendment limits the level of force that may be used against a person, therefore using reasonable force.
4th
The primary components of the American Criminal Justice System are _____.
police, courts, and correctional
_____ is law that defines the personal and property rights of individuals
Civil law
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, which of the following is NOT a magistrate?
district attorney
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, which of the following are NOT Texas peace officers?
special agents of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, the Court of Criminal Appeals does NOT ______________.
review decisions of civil cases
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, the ______ courts shall have original jurisdiction of all misdemeanors of which exclusive original jurisdiction is not given to the justice court, and when the fine to be imposed shall exceed five hundred dollars.
county courts
According to the CCP 8.01 & 8.06, which of the following is NOT a use of force option for dispersing a riot?
use any degree of force
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, an affidavit made before a magistrate charging the commission of an offense is called a/an_____.
complaint
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, a written statement of a grand jury accusing a person of an offense is a/an _____.
information
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, the security given by the accused that he will appear and answer before the proper court the accusation brought against him is known as _____.
bail
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, a person is arrested when the person has been ____.
taken into custody
According to the CCP, a written statement that is filed and presented on behalf of the State of Texas by a district attorney that charges a person with an offense that may be prosecuted according to law is called a/an _____.
information
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, a peace officer from another state may pursue a fleeing person into Texas and arrest them there, if the person is suspected of committing ______.
felony
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, the time allowed for the execution of a search warrant shall be _____ whole days, exclusive of the day of issuance and the day of its execution.
3 days
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, which court has original jurisdiction over all felony cases?
district court
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, what is a writ issued by a court directing any peace officer in the state, commanding him to arrest a person accused of an offense and bring him before that court immediately called?
capias
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, appeals from the Justice Court are heard by the _____ Court.
county
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, what is the term for a written order from a magistrate, directed to a peace officer, commanding them to take the body of the person accused of an offense, to be dealt with according to law?
arrest warrant
According to CCP 3.04, what is a law enforcement-initiated action based on an individual's ethnicity or national origin rather than the individual's behavior?
racial profiling
According to the _____ Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, powers not specifically reserved to the federal government are reserved to the state government.
10th
According to the CCP 5.04(b), a peace officer who investigates a family violence allegation or who responds to a disturbance call that may involve family violence shall advise any possible adult victim of all reasonable means to prevent further family violence, including _____.
giving written notice of victim's legal rights
According to CCP 2.14, whenever a peace officer meets with resistance in discharging any duty imposed on him by law, he _____ command a sufficient number of citizens of his county to overcome the resistance.
shall
If the issue of the existence of an affirmative defense is submitted to the jury, the court shall charge that the defendant must prove the affirmative defense by ________________.
Proof by preponderance of the evidence
The right to have an attorney present during questioning was affirmed by _____.
Miranda v Arizona
Persons found in suspicious places, and under circumstances which reasonably show that such persons are about to commit some offense against the laws may _____.
be arrested w/o a warrant
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, a peace officer or any other person, may, without a warrant, arrest an offender when the offense is committed in their presence or within their view if the offense is classified as _____.
felony
In U.S. v. Carroll, the Supreme Court upheld an officer's right to search a vehicle's trunk when the officers have______ ______
probable cause
Under temporary detention, a person _____ be required to identify himself.
cannot
The act of keeping back, or withholding, by design, a person, is the definition of _____.
detention
The right of the officer to search the immediate area of control in a search incident to an arrest was affirmed in _____.
Chimmel v California
According to the CCP 18.01, a search warrant is a written order, issued by a magistrate and directed to a peace officer, commanding him to _____.
search for any property or thing and seize the same
Holding a person for a limited time who, as yet, is not answerable to a criminal offense is ______________.
temporary detention
According to the CCP 24.28, if a _____ from another state comes into or passes through this state under an order directing him to attend and testify in this or another state, he is not subject to arrest or the service of civil or criminal process because of any act committed prior to his arrival in this state under the order.
witness
According to the CCP 18.16, an officer must have _____ to believe the property is stolen to justify seizure of the property
reasonable ground
According to the CCP 14.02, a peace officer may arrest, without a warrant, when a felony or breach of the peace has been committed in the presence or within view of a _____ and such person verbally orders the arrest of the offender.
magistrate
_____ exists when the facts and circumstances known to the officer would warrant a prudent man believing that an offense has been committed.
probable cause
According to the CCP 11.21, what is the actual forcible detention of a person and other coercive measures to detain him within certain limits?
constructive custody
Which U.S. Constitutional amendment is the primary focus of the Miranda v. Arizona case?
5th
According to the CCP 14.01, a citizen may, without a warrant, arrest an offender when the offense committed within their view is a _____.
felony
According to the CCP 14.03, which of the following, occurring in the presence of an officer, requires an arrest, even without a warrant?
a person the officer has probable cause to believe is violating a protective
According to the CCP 15.25, a peace officer may break down the door of any house for the purpose of making an arrest if he has been refused admittance after giving notice of his authority and purpose under which of the following circumstances.
felony
The poisonous tree doctrine, which displays the notion that evidence obtained after illegal government action will be excluded from evidence, was affirmed in _____.
Wong Sun v US
You can frisk if there is _____ that the suspect may be in possession of a weapon.
reasonable fear
When a search is conducted after a lawful arrest, within immediate control and contemporaneous with the arrest, the search is justified under _____ to lawful arrest.
incidental
What is generally considered to be that area of open space surrounding a dwelling, which is so immediately adjacent to the dwelling that it is part of the house?
curtilage
According to the Penal Code 1.07(22) what is NOT part of the element of an offense?
admission of guilt
According to the Penal Code 2.02, in the case of an "exception to an offense," the burden of proof lies with the _____.
prosecuting attorney
According to PC 6.03, a person acts _____, with respect to the nature of their conduct, when it is the conscious objective or desire to engage in the conduct or cause the result.
intentionally
According to PC 7.01, a person is criminally responsible as a party to an offense if the offense is _____.
committed by his own conduct
According to PC 8.05, what is an affirmative defense to prosecution that the actor was compelled by threat of serious bodily injury to engage in the proscribed conduct?
duress
According to Penal Code 8.02, a mistake of fact is _____.
a defense to prosecution
According to PC 49.02, in order to prove a case of public intoxication, a person must ___.
appear in a public place while intoxicated to a degree the person may endanger himself/herself or another
John is in the process of robbing a store when a customer enters, John intentionally shoots and kills the customer. What is the most serious offense committed?
capital murder
A person abducts a child and demands a ransom for the child's release. The person gets scared and releases the child unharmed. What should the person be charged with?
Aggravated Kidnapping
According to PC 36.06, what offense is committed when a person threatens to harm another, by an unlawful act, on account of their service as a witness or public servant?
obstruction or retaliation
A person causes an explosion with intent to destroy or damage, and is reckless about whether the explosion will endanger the life of some individual. They can be charged with?
arson
A person who, in the course of committing theft, intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly causes bodily injury to another, or places another in fear of imminent bodily injury or death, has committed what offense?
robbery
A person knowingly causes serious bodily injury to another in the course of committing theft. According to the Penal Code, what is the most serious offense committed?
aggravated robbery
A person walks into an open attached garage, breaks into a Mercedes parked in the garage, and steals a $500 watch from the back seat. According to the Penal Code, what is the most serious offense committed?
burglary
According to the Penal Code, a person commits the offense of theft if they _____ appropriate property with intent to deprive the owner of the property.
unlawfully
A person removes a $450 price tag from a retail item, replaces it with a $200 price tag and pays the lower price. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of _____.
fraudulent destruction, removal, or concealment of writing
A person steals a credit card with the intent to use it. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of _____.
credit card abuse
A person knowingly prevents a writ from being served in a civil case. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of _____.
preventing execution of civil process
A person enters the county commissioners' meeting and begins to shout obscenities. According to the Penal Code, that person has committed the offense of _____.
disrupting meeting or procession
According to PC 43.03, a person (not the prostitute) who knowingly solicits another to engage in sexual conduct with another person (a prostitute) for compensation commits the offense of _____.
promotion of prostitution
According to PC 47.03, a person who intentionally operates or participates in the earnings of a gambling place has committed the offense of _____.
gambling promotion
According to PC 1.07, which one is the definition of a deadly weapon?
Anything that, in its manner of intended use, is capable of causing serious bodily injury
According to the Penal Code, all persons are presumed to be innocent, and no person may be convicted of an offense unless each element of the offense is proven __________.
beyond a reasonable doubt
According to the Penal Code, which of the following persons is NOT permitted to carry, on or about their person, a handgun?
a person carrying large sums of money
A person intentionally or knowingly abducts another person with the intent to use them as a shield or hostage. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of ___________.
aggravated kidnapping
A person intentionally or knowingly restrains another person. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of __________.
unlawful restraint
A person intentionally or knowingly abducts another person. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of ___________.
kidnapping
A person engaged in sexual contact with a child younger than 17 years of age, who is not their spouse, and is more than 3 years older than the child. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of ___________.
indecency w/ a child
A person intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly causes bodily injury to another, including the person's spouse. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of _________.
assault
A person intentionally or knowingly causes the death of an individual. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of _____.
murder
A person recklessly causes the death of an individual. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of _____.
manslaughter
A person operates an amusement ride while intoxicated, and by reason of that intoxication causes the death of another by accident or mistake. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of _____.
intoxication manslaughter
According to the Penal Code, which of the following is a "short barrel" firearm?
A shotgun with an overall length of less than 26 inches.
According to the Penal Code, which of the following is NOT covered in Section 46.02, "unlawfully carrying weapons?"
shotgun
A person, not the operator, knowingly possesses an open container (of alcohol) in a passenger area of a motor vehicle that is located on a public highway. According to the Penal Code, the person has committed the offense of _____.
Possession of alcoholic beverage in motor vehicle
According to PC 37.01, a license, certificate, permit, seal, title, letter of patent, or similar document issued by a government, by another state, or by the United States is a _________.
government record
A person is in possession of a burning tobacco product in an elevator. According to the Penal Code, what offense has been committed?
smoking tobacco
A person retains a child younger than 18, knowing this violates the express terms of a judgment. According to the Penal Code, what offense has been committed?
interference with child custody
According to PC 8.06, conduct merely affording a person an opportunity to commit an offense does not constitute _____.
Entrapment
According to PC 9.42, a person is justified in using deadly force against another when and to the degree he reasonably believes the deadly force is immediately necessary to __________.
prevent the other's imminent commission of robbery
According to the Transportation Code, an operator intending to turn a vehicle right or left shall signal continuously for not less than the last _____ feet of movement of the vehicle before the turn. TC 545.104
100ft
According to TC 541.201(21), a motor vehicle designed, used, or maintained primarily to transport property, is the definition of _____.
truck
According to TC 541.201 (4), a motor vehicle designed and used primarily as a farm implement to draw an implement of husbandry is the definition of a _____.
farm trailer
According to TC 541.201 (18), a vehicle that is not designed or used primarily to transport persons or property and that is only incidentally operated on a highway, is classified a/an____ vehicle.
special mobile
According to TC 643.001 (6), an individual, association, corporation, or other legal entity that controls, operates, or directs the operation of one or more vehicles that transport persons or cargo over a road or highway in this state is a/an ___________.
motor carrier
According to TC 502.407, before a violation for expired registration exists, there is a _____ grace period after expiration.
5 working days
According to TC 541.302 (3), a divided, controlled-access highway for through traffic is the definition of a _____.
freeway
According to TC 541.302 (6), an improved shoulder is defined as a _____.
paved shoulder
According to TC 541.401 (1), the period beginning one-half hour before sunrise and ending one-half hour after sunset is _____.
daytime
According to the Transportation Code, an injury to any part of the human body and that requires treatment is a _____.
personal injury
A person disposes of litter on the public highway. According to the Health and Safety Code, what offense has been committed?
illegal dumping
According to the Transportation Code, an "unmarked crosswalk" only exists _____.
at intersections
According to the Transportation Code, a temporary prohibition against driving a commercial motor vehicle is what type of order?
out-of-service
According to TC 545.251, an operator approaching a railroad grade crossing shall stop if a railroad engine approaching within approximately _____ feet of the highway crossing emits a signal audible from that distance.
1500ft
According to TC 545.256, an operator emerging from an alley shall stop the vehicle _____.
before moving on a sidewalk
According to TC 545.302 (b2), an operator may not, except momentarily to pick up or discharge a passenger, stand or park an occupied or unoccupied vehicle within how many feet of a fire hydrant?
15ft
According to the Transportation Code, an operator giving hand signals shall give them from __________.
the left side of the vehicle
According to the Transportation Code, an operator may not drive at a speed greater than is reasonable and _____ under the circumstances existing.
prudent
According to TC 547.331, a vehicle equipped with hazard lamps to warn other vehicle operators of a vehicular traffic hazard shall have the lamps visible at a distance of at least _____ feet in normal sunlight.
500ft
According to the Transportation Code, a turn signal lamp mounted on the rear of a vehicle shall emit _____ light.
red or amber
According to TC 547.325 , unless expressly provided otherwise, a lighting device or reflector mounted on the rear of a vehicle must be or reflect _____.
red
According to the Transportation Code, an operator may not follow an ambulance closer than _____ when it is displaying emergency lights.
500ft
According to Transportation Code 547.613, what is the minimum light transmission percentage allowable for window tinting?
25%
According to TC 681.001, a person has a disability if they have a/an _____ that substantially impairs the person's ability to ambulate.
mobility problem
According to TC 683.002, a motor vehicle is abandoned if the motor vehicle is inoperable, is more than 5 years old, and has been left unattended on public property for more than __ hours.
48 hours
According to the Transportation Code, a buyer's temporary cardboard tag is valid for _____ days after the date of purchase. TC 503.063
60
According to TC 601.121, which of the following is a recognized way to establish the financial responsibility required for the operation of a motor vehicle?
surety bond
According to TC 541.302 (5), a _____ is the width between the boundary lines of a publicly maintained way, any part of which is open to the public for vehicular traffic.
highway or street
According to TC 545.059, an operator moving around a rotary traffic island shall drive only to the _____ of the island.
right
According to TC 545.054, an operator passing another vehicle shall return to an authorized lane of travel before coming within _____ feet of an approaching vehicle, if a lane authorized for vehicles approaching from the opposite direction is used in passing.
200ft
According to TC 545.414, it is unlawful to operate an open bed pickup truck with a child younger than _____ in the open bed.
18 years old
According to the Transportation Code, an operator shall dim headlights when an approaching vehicle is within _____ feet. TC 547.333
500ft
According to the Rules of Civil Procedure, the document that commands a sheriff or constable to take into their possession the property, if to be found in their county, and keep the same subject to further orders of the court, is known as a writ of _____. Rule 699
sequestration
According to Rule 612 of R.C.P., a distress warrant may be filed with a _____.
justice of the peace
According to Penal Code 39.03, sexual harassment is an element of which offense?
official oppression
According to the Rules of Civil Procedure, a citation may normally be served on any day except a _____.
sunday
According to the Property Code, a writ instructing the tenant and all persons claiming under the tenant to leave the premises immediately is a writ of _____. Pty Code 24.0061
possession
According to ABC 105.03, a mixed beverage permittee may normally sell and offer for sale mixed beverages between the hours of _____ on any day except Sunday.
7 a.m. and midnight
According to the Health and Safety Code, a substance that has an addiction-forming or addiction-sustaining liability similar to morphine or is capable of conversion into a drug having addiction-forming or addiction-sustaining liability is classified as a/an _____. HSC 481.002
opiate
According to the Health and Safety Code, inhalant paraphernalia seized as a result of an offense is subject to _____. HSC 485.037
summary forfeiture
The major classifications of drugs include narcotics, depressants, stimulants, and __. 13.1.2
hallucinogens
According to HSC 481.002, _____ means a principal compound commonly used or produced primarily for use in the manufacture of a controlled substance.
immediate precursor
According to the Family Code, the taking of a child into custody is not considered a/an _____ except for the purpose of determining the validity of a search.
arrest
When may a child be fingerprinted when taken into custody? FC 58.002
For conduct that constitutes a felony or misdemeanor punishable by confinement in jail
According to FC 51.02, a child who is accused, adjudicated, or convicted for conduct that would not, under state law, be a crime if committed by an adult is a _____. 14.1.2
status offender
A peace officer taking a juvenile into custody may dispose of the case without referral to the juvenile court if _____. FC 52.03
the officer is following the guidelines of his/her department
According to the Family Code, the duty of a parent to support his or her child exists while the child is a/an _____.
unemancipated minor
According to FC 51.02, _____ means the adult with whom the child resides
custodian
According to FC 52.025, a child may be detained in a juvenile processing office only for _______.
the issuance of warnings to the child
According to the Family Code, a child is defined as a person who is at least _____ years of age and under 17 years of age. FC 51.02 (2)
10
According to FC 51.03 (b3), the absence of a child on three or more days or parts of days within a four-week period from school is _____.
conduct indicating a need for supervision
Brief notations concerning specific events and circumstances that are recorded while fresh in the officer's mind and used to prepare a report are _____. 15.1.1
field notes
Chronological reports organize information by _____. 15.4.4
when each thing happened
According to PC 38.01 (2), _____ is failing to return to custody following a temporary leave for a specific purpose. 17.1.3
escape
Peace officers are granted the authority to use force by the Texas _____. 17.1.2
penal code
According to PC 9.34, deadly force is NOT justified to _____. 17.1.3
prevent someone from committing suicide
According to PC 9.01 (3), an amount of force that is intended or known by the actor to cause, or in any manner of its use or intended use is capable of causing, death or serious bodily injury is ____ ____. 17.1.1
deadly force
According to PC 9.04, the threat of force is justified only when _____. 17.1.1
the use of force is justified
According to PC 9.06, a person who uses force against another and is justified in using such force, may be _____ liable. 17.1.2
civilly, but not criminally
According to PC 9.05, even though an actor is justified in using deadly force against another, if in doing so he recklessly kills an innocent third party, the justification is _____ in a prosecution for the reckless killing of the innocent third party. 17.1.2
unavailable
According to PC 9.62, the use of force, but not deadly force, against a child younger than _____ years of age is justified if the actor is the child's parent. 17.1.3
18
According to PC 9.21, a person is justified in using deadly force against another _____.
if a reasonable person in the actor's situation would not have retreated
According to PC 9.31, the use of force against another when and to the degree they reasonably believe the force is immediately necessary to protect themselves against the other's use or attempted use of unlawful force, is justified as _____. 17.1.3
self defense
That degree of influence the officer must exert over the violator to take him or her safely into custody is known as ____. 17.2.2
control
_____ are obstacles to effective communication, and officers should try to eliminate them if possible. 17.3.5
Constraints
Which of the following is one of the helpful tools used in verbal persuasion? 17.3.6
Empathy
One of the tools an officer uses to maintain a psychological and physical edge is __. 17.2.2
demonstrated alertness
The good faith defense for an officer is enhanced when following the _____ of the department. 17.4.2
written directives
A police supervisor has a/an _____ duty to intervene to stop officers who are engaging in excessive force in their presence. 17.4.2
affirmative
Which of the following is NOT a consideration used by the courts to determine if unreasonable force was used? 17.4.2
area in which offense occurred
One of the greatest assets to use in dealing with a law violator is _____. 17.2.2
self-control
Handcuffs are only a _______ restraining device. 18.2.4
temporary
When two officers are interviewing one subject, the second officer's position should be______. 18.2.3
to the right or left of the subject
Which of the following is a force option? 18.1.1
Professional presence
Weaponless strategies include _____. 18.1.2
touching
Which of the following is considered a risk factor in the physical process of arrest?18.2.2
Supportive spectators
Justification of baton use includes _____. 18.1.4
physical stature of offender
One of the advantages of the rear approach to felony suspects is _____. 18.2.3
surprise
When handcuffing two suspects together with one set of handcuffs, it is recommended to handcuff _____. 18.2.4
right hand to right hand
Which court case dealt with warning shots? 19.1.1
Jones v. Wittenberg University
Commission Rule 217.21 requires a minimum of __ rounds for basic handgun qualification.
50
The minimum firearms qualification is established at what percentage of the total possible score? 19.3.2
70%
Research has shown that an effective way to improve one's skill in problem solving is to work in small groups, think aloud, and _____.
express problems
The SARA problem solving method includes _____. 23.1.6 & 7
scanning
According to TC 546.001, the operator of an authorized emergency vehicle may exceed a maximum speed limit as long as the operator does not _____. 22.1.1
endanger life or property
Fatigue poses a threat to safe driving by causing _____. 22.3.4
longer reaction time
This is one of the most frequent contributors to law enforcement collisions. 22.3.3
backing
_____ generally refers to groups of people with common ancestry and physical characteristics. 5.1.1
race
It is important to be aware of one's _____, so that one can double check decisions to ensure accurate and fair decision-making.
bias
Having an adverse judgment or opinion formed beforehand or without knowledge of or examination of the facts is _____. 5.1.1
prejudice
_____ is an organized and relatively unchanging combination of a person's knowledge and feelings about someone, or something that influences him/her to behave in a certain way in regards to that person.
attitude
Characteristics of the police subculture are ________________.
secrecy and solidarity
Within in the traditional police service model, most decisions are made at the management and mid-management level with little _____ involvement. 2.1.5
citizens
Every law enforcement officer is a crime prevention officer by the technical definition as well as by the _____ responsibilities of the job. 24.8.1
moral
Prevention of crime is the soundest of all _____ theories. 24.1.1
criminological
Speed, mobility, and visibility increase preventative potential, and are advantages of _____ patrol. 24.3.3
automobile
When an officer is alone, more _____ is devoted to patrol functions and duties. 24.3.4
attention
During a felony stop, offset the police vehicle to the ___ of the suspect's vehicle.
left
A/An _____ is able to take in everything around a given situation and then sort out the relevant from the irrelevant. 24.3.5
skilled observer
Investigations and arrests after the occurrence of a crime are considered _____. 24.8.1
reactive
Operation "ID" encourages citizens to mark their property with their ___ number. 24.8.3
drivers license
Which part of the 7-step violator contact method affords the violator an opportunity to explain or justify the violation? 24.5.1
Statement of violation committed
Conducting property checks, questioning suspicious persons, varying patrol patterns, and maintaining high visibility best describe _____. 24.3.1
preventative patrol
Proactive anticipation, recognition, and appraisal of a crime risk and the action needed to remove or reduce that risk is crime _____. 24.8.1
prevention
Flexibility where the use of motorized vehicles is impractical, high visibility, and intense patrol are some advantages of _____. 24.3.3
bicycle patrol
One of the objectives of patrol is to _____. 24.1.1
preserve the peace
Field notes give an officer the advantage of being able to ________. 15.1.5
provide more details in reports and testimony
The two types of problem area patrol are _____ and _____. 24.3.1
preventive, apprehension
Mail boxes, utility poles, automobiles, and brick walls are all examples of ____. 24.1.3
cover
Which is NOT a persistent symptom of increased arousal in P.T.S.D. _____. 25.1.1
ambivalence towards danger
The normal response to trauma follows a similar pattern called the _____. 25.1.1
crisis reaction
Which of the following is one of the phases of a victim's reaction to crime? 25.1.2
recoil
Physical arousal associated with fight or flight cannot be sustained; eventually it will result in _____. 25.1.1
exhaustion
To prevent the disqualification of family violence victims from receiving crime victim compensation, officers should arrest the _____ instead of arresting both parties when responding to family violence calls. 26.4.1
primary aggressor
According to FC 71.003, _____ is an act by a member of a family or household against another member of the family or household that is intended to result in physical harm, bodily injury, assault, or sexual assault. 26.2.2
family violence
According to FC 85.025, a protective order is effective for the period stated in the order, not to exceed _____. 26.2.5
2 years
Up to 80% of crisis situations can be diffused through _____. 26.4.1
listening
According to CCP 17.291, a magistrate may extend the detention period on a person who is arrested in the prevention of family violence by a period not to exceed _____ hours. 26.2.6
48
According to FC 71.0021, _____ means an act by an individual that is against another individual with whom that person has had a dating relationship and that is intended to result in physical harm. 26.2.2
dating violence
According to CCP 14.03, a peace officer _____ arrest, without a warrant, a person the peace officer has probable cause to believe has violated a protective order, if the offense is committed in the presence of the peace officer. 26.2.6
shall
According to CCP 17.292, a peace officer may request a magistrate's order for emergency protection at a defendant's appearance before a magistrate after an arrest for __.
an offense involving family violence
According to the Health and Safety Code, before a peace officer may take a person believed to be mentally ill into custody without a warrant, the officer's belief must be based on all of the following except _____. 27.1.4 HSC 573.001
request of a person
The single most common factor in suicide is _____. 27.1.2
depression
A common stereotype about all persons with mental illness is that they are _____.
violent
Which of the following is NOT a route of exposure to hazardous materials? 28.1.3
reduction
The fact that all substances, in the right amounts, become toxic is the the __ concept
DOSE response
According to HSC 775.151, a flammable material, an explosive, a radioactive material, a hazardous waste, a toxic substance, or related material is the definition of _____. 28.1.1
hazardous material
The route of exposure to hazardous material by being cut by a contaminated object.
injection
One of the effects that a hazardous material event has on the environment is __. 28.1.2
temporary damage to the water system
Which of the following is NOT a necessary duty when conducting a preliminary investigation? 29.1.4
Release evidence to the property owner
According to CCP 42.21, what information should the arresting officer collect from a victim of family violence, at the time of arrest, to allow for an attempt to give personal notice to that victim of the imminent release of the accused offender?
Address and telephone number
Wet evidence such as bloodstains, semen, and mud must be _____. 29.7.15
allowed to dry before packaging
During the processing of a crime scene, what potential problem should be taken into consideration when determining how an area will be searched? 29.7.2
Physical characteristics of the area to be searched
The first officer responding to an offense against a person should be observant of the _____ upon arrival at the scene. 29.6.1
persons and vehicles in the area
_____ of witnesses is when witnesses, including officers, are ordered by the judge to leave the courtroom, stay close to the courtroom, and not discuss the case with other witnesses or jurors. 29.10.7
Exclusion
During the _____ examination the prosecutor elicits facts from the officer, who directs his testimony to the jury or judge. 29.10.4
direct
The _____ sketch is useful when no camera is available. 29.7.11
perspective
In order to facilitate proper orientation of a crime scene sketch, _____. 29.7.10
an arrow pointing to the north must be present
A/An _____ is the explanation of symbols used to identify objects in the sketch. 29.7.10
legend
A strip search is among the most effective for _____ searches. 29.7.3
outside
The object of a crime scene search is to locate physical evidence and to _____. 29.7.1
determine what crime was committed
When a seriously injured victim is still conscious upon an officer's arrival, the officer should _____. 29.6.2
obtain proper identification of the victim
Sexual assaults are acts of _____. 29.2.10
violence
The standard used to determine the guilt or innocence of a person criminally charged is
reasonable doubt
_____ includes all means by which an alleged fact is established or disproved. 29.1.8
evidence
The legal significance of evidence rests in its influence on the
jury
What is the body or substance of a crime called? 29.1.6
Corpus delicti
The lawful search for people, land, or things useful in reconstructing the circumstances of an illegal act or omission and the mental state accompanying it is a/an _____. 29.1.1
criminal investigation
Examples of _____ are what you see, hear, or smell that indicates there may be criminal activity.
suspicion
Patrol officers should practice the technique of refraining from using the word "_____" during the violator interview while conducting vehicle stops. 24.5.1
I