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Legal window tent
20%
The time you have to appear on a citation is
10 days
Temporary car tags are good for
30 days
The ________ is that portion of a highway improved, designed or ordinarily used for vehicular travel, exclusive of the berm or shoulder.
Road
Roadway
According to the Transportation Code, a turn signal lamp mounted on the rear of a vehicle shaft shall emit ______ light.
red or amber
red or amber
Time limitations for offenses refer to the time that what must occur?
an indictment is presented.
According to the Transportation Code, a turn signal lamp mounted on the rear of a vehicle shaft shall emit ______ light.
red or amber
red or amber
An operator may not turn the vehicle to move in the opposite direction when approaching a curve or crest of a grade if the vehicle is not visible to the operator of another vehicle approaching from either direction within ________ feet.
500
The authority to search a vehicle incident to a lawful arrest comes from the ____________________ of an occupant of the vehicle.
Fourth amendment
Lawful Arrest
An organized and relatively unchanging combination of a persons knowledge and feelings about someone or something, that influences him/her to behave in a certain way, in regard to that person or thing, defines
Attitude
That portion of a highway improved, designed or ordinarily used for vehicular travel, exclusive of the berm or shoulder is the ........
street
roadway
The authority to search a vehicle incident to a lawful arrest comes from the ____________________ of an occupant of the vehicle.
Lawful arrest
In 1999, the Texas legislature enacted a statute that creates a state-wide database operated by ________________________ that contains information on gangs and gang members.
State Task force
According to Commission Rules, the license of any licensee who does not meet the legislatively required continuing education by the expiration date will _______.
terminate
expire
If a person dies while in the custody of a peace officer, a written report of the cause of death must be filed with:
The medical examiner's office.
The attorney general's office
The Sixth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution ____________.
provides the right to bail
gives the right to trial, open to the public
The "Illegal Per Se" law makes it an offense to operate a motor vehicle while _________.
Having a statutorily prohibited blood alcohol content
_________________ means any contact between any part of the genitals of one person and the mouth or anus of another person; or the penetration of the genitals or the anus of another person with an object.
Deviate sexual intercourse
According to the Transportation code, a person who drives or has physical control of a vehicle is the definition of:
Operator
The patrol system became an __________________ in which police officers often became little more than report takers in most communities.
incident-driven approach
The person(s) who has/have the authority to appoint Adjunct Police Officers is/are the:
sheriff or chief of police
The use of force by an actor against a peace officer, to resist an arrest or search may be justified when:
the suspect did not commit the offense
against the peace officer's excessive force
Physical fitness has a significant impact on physical health, emotional health and ________________performance.
job
Reasonable force can be used to effect an arrest when the officer has....
probable cause
An officer responds to a call, finding a man shooting at other people. The officer is justified in using Deadly Force. However, when he returns fire, the officer recklessly kills an innocent third person. The officer may be filed on for ____________.
Manslaughter
Duran v. City of Douglas, AZ applies to which amendment?
First amendment
Which of the following is an example of Weaponless Strategies?
Come along
An adverse judgement or opinion formed beforehand or without knowledge of or examination of the facts defines:
Prejudice
The official charging document used in a misdemeanor action is called a/an _________________?
Information
According to the Code of Criminal Procedure, which of the following is NOT a magistrate?
District Attorney
In the immediate flight after committing a theft in a store, the offender bumps into a woman, knocking her down and causing bodily injury. The offender should be charged with:
Shoplifting
Robbery
Which two courts do not have original jurisdiction for any offense?
Courts of Appeals and Court of Criminal Appeals
In reference to Penal Code 30.05 - Criminal Trespass, "entry" on property of another would include which of the following?
The entire body
___________________ means assent in fact, whether express or apparent.
Consent
Which of the following statements is FALSE?
Prejudiced persons should not be police officers.
"Inquest" means:
An investigation into the cause and circumstances of the death of a person, and a determination, made with or without a formal court hearing, as to whether the death was caused by an unlawful act for omission.
When an officer makes an arrest, he may make a ________ of a person for _______.
full search/anything
Who has the authority to appoint Railroad Peace Officers?
Director of the Department of Public Safety
Time must be devoted to exploring motives, possible omissions, and assessing the truth if ________________________.
Justice is to be served
A juvenile may be taken into custody for the following reasons:
Pursuant to the laws of arrest of the Penal Code and probable cause that the child has engaged in delinquent conduct.
Which of the following is not an objective of the Criminal Code of Procedure?
Arrest violators without warrant.
According to Sec. 20.02 of the Penal Code, a person commits ________________ if he intentionally or knowingly restrains another person and recklessly exposes the victim to a substantial risk of serious bodily injury.
Unlawful restraint
Physical balance is the position that allows you the ability to move while maintaining balance, strength and ______________.
advantage
A person is in the process of robbing a store when a customer enters and is shot and killed by the person. According to Penal Code, what is the most serious offense committed?
Capital murder
No vehicle shall at anytime be driven to the left of the roadway when approaching within ____ feet of an intersection.
100
The shortest time limitation (statute of limitation) for felonies is how many years?
three
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