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TCLEOSE 250Q TEST 2

TCLEOSE practice exame questions
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What is the maximum legal window tint percentage?
25%
A ________ is able to take in everthing around him in a situation and sort the relevent from the irrelevent.
OBSERVER
The temporary tags on a car are good for how long?
21 DAYS
Relies on information mostly from witnesses, victims, and susupects:
INCIDENT DRIVEN
In family viloence offense a police officer ______ give written notice of legal advise.
SHALL
Use a __________ to explain any symbols used on a crime scene sketch.
LEGEND
The land mark case in stop and frisk was which?
TERRY vs OHIO
An order from the court that directs the witness to appear and bring some item(s) with him.
SUBPOENA DUCES TECUM
Constables have to attend a ____ hour class on civil process.
20
__________ is driven by the prosecuting attorney.
EXCEPTION
The ________ has a spring and a follower.
MAGAZINE
The distance a train must be in sight for a car to stop at a railroad crossing and at which emits an audible signal from the distance of _____ feet.
1500 FEET
A ______ come from another state to testify is not subject to civil or criminal prosecution.
WITNESS
In the _______ - ______ relationship, if younger than 18, dicipline can be used but not deadly force.
PARENT - CHILD
If a deadly weapon is used in an assault or there is serious bodily injury caused to the person of another during an assault the offense of ________________ has been committed.
AGGRAVATED ASSAULT
On a felony stop the preferred way is to ________ to the left and back _____ feet.
OFF SET, 10-15
__________ is most important in dealing with violators.
SELF CONTROL
Tail lights of a vehicle must be ____ in color and must be visible ______ feet away.
RED, 1000
Joe abducted a 3 year old for ransom and then got scared and let the child go free, what is the charge if any?
AGGRAVATED KIDNAPPING
Strategies of defense mechanics of an arrest / weaponless strategies:
TOUCHING
What is the name given to a variety of writs, with the objective of bringing the party before a court or a judge. The primary function of the writs is to release a person who is being held illegally.
WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS
A person enters a garage attached to a house and takes $1500 worth of merchandise out of the car, he could be charged with __________.
BURGLARY
The order needed from the court to evict someone is the __________________.
WRIT OF POSSESSION
A guy running a gambling ring can be charged with ____________________.
GAMBLING PROMOTION
All your senses can give you a ___________ of criminal activity.
SUSPICION
The ___________ of a witness who for the purpose of the prosecution is a victim is called ____________________.
EXCLUSION, INVOLKING THE RULE
If a person tampered with a price tag he has committed what offense?
FRAUDULANT DESTRUCTION, REMOVAL OR CONCEALMENT OF WRITING
Entire width between the boundry lines of a publicly maintained way, any part that is opened for vehicle travel is a: ________ or ________.
HIGHWAY or STREET
The speed limit on a beach is ____ miles per hour.
15 MPH
The person is ________ when he has been actually under restaint or taken into custody.
ARRESTED
A person commits this offense if their is sexual conduct or touching with a child younger than 17 years of age and not the person's spouse.
INDECENCY WITH A CHILD
Justification for use of a baton would be __________________.
PHYSICAL STATURE
Store front thieves catch what kind of thieves?
PROFESSIONAL
Interview a suspect in a ____ or ________ position when two officers are present.
V, TRIANGULAR
If Sam picked up his child from the baby sitter, during a period of time that his ex-wife had possession per a court order, he could be charged with what offense?
INTERFERENCE WITH CHILD CUSTODY
When no camera is available you generate a ____________________ sketch.
PERSPECTIVE SKETCH
Intentionally or knowingly by words or physical action a person prevents execution of a civil action he has committed the offense of:
PREVENTING EXECUTION OF CIVIL PROCESS
____________ is to restrict a persons movements without consent.
UNLAWFUL RESTRAINT
All persons are presumed to be innocent and no person may be convicted of an offense unless each element of the offense is met and proved:
PROOF BEYOND A REASONABLE DOUBT
_____ or _______ is the color of signaling devices.
RED AND AMBER
________ is an affirmative defense to prosecution if engaged in conduct because of threat to himself.
DURESS
Which best defines a dangerous drug?
PRESCRIPTION DRUG
____________ can be used to affect an arrest when probable cause is present.
REASONABLE FORCE
A ____________ is defined as any condition which a person has mobility problems that substantially impair a person's ability to be ambulatory.
DISABILTY
The acronym for scanning, analysis, Response and Assessment is SARAH. T or F
FALSE
TCLEOSE requires continuing education within 24 months for peace officers or their license will be suspended.
24 MONTHS
How many days or half days in which a student can miss before truancy may be charged?
91/2 DAYS
The correct distance at which to follow another vehicle is the ______ distance.
SAFE
The most common stereo type of a person with mentle illness is that the person is ______________.
SCHIZOPHRENIC
A peace officer ______ arrest an offender with out warrant for any offense committed in his view or presence.
MAY
Hazard lights and turn signals are required to be visible from at least _____ feet.
500 FEET
A written order from a magistrate directed to a peace officer or some other person specially named commanding him to take the body of the person accused of an offense to be dealt with according to law is the definition of ________________________.
ARREST WARRANT
Another stereotype is that persons with mentle illness are ____________.
VIOLENT
Right to anttorney arose from which court case law?
MIRRANDA vs ARIZONA
A sentence is a group of words that expresses a ____________________.
COMPLETE THOUGHT
1979 case that requires reasonable suspicion not just because you're in the wrong area and fail to identify:
BROWNE vs TEXAS
What is the primary reason for use of dealer tags?
DEMONSTRATION OF VEHICLE
A supervisor has a _______________ to stop unnecessary force by a police officer(s).
AFFIRMATIVE DUTY
Within ____ feet from the highway it is considered illegal dumping.
300 FEET
A(n) ____________ is a written statement from a grand jury accussing a person therein named of some act or omission which by law is declared to be an offense.
INDICTMENT
The structure and the role of the criminal justice system is comprised of three parts, police, courts, and correctional system. T or F
TRUE
What offense has been committed when the person kidnapped is used as a shield.
AGGRAVATING KIDNAPPING
The ____________ covers deadly force or use of force.
PENAL CODE
Two or more hookers would be what offense?
COMPELLING PROSITUTION
In order to prevent the occurence of crime the _____________ to commit the crime must be eliminated or reduced.
OPPORTUNITY
A person committs an offense if he operates a vehicle with an open bed and has a child younger than ___ years of age riding in the bed.
18 YEARS
The security given to the accused that he will appear and answer before the proper court is called ______.
BAIL
The water park district officer is a _____________ ?
PEACE OFFICER
The area of open space surrounding a dwelling, and considered part of the house is called ___________.
CURTILAGE
In addition to other elements of a riot, there must be a minimum of how many people involved?
7
American Civil Liberties Union investigates violations of civil rights complaints. T or F
FALSE
A motor vehicle designed and primarily used to draw implements of husbandry is a _____________.
FARM TRACTOR
Motive and Health is related in fitness and wellness. T or F
FALSE
_____, _____, and _____ are the color of signal lights to the rear.
CLEAR, AMBER, AND RED
An individuals rights are laid out in which amandments?
9th AMENDMENT
The right against self incrimination is within the ___ amendment.
5TH AMANDMENTS
When leaving an alley where should you stop your vehicle?
BEFORE THE SIDEWALK
A person commits what offense if in a public place, while under the influence of intoxicants: the person operates a motor vehicle, aircraft, watercraft, or amusement ride and caused the death of a person.
INTOXICATION MANSLAUGHTER
The phases of a victim to a crime are impact, recoil and reoperation. T OF F
TRUE
AN OFFENSE PUNISHABLE BY DEALTH, FINE, OR BOTH IS A FELONY.
TRUE
If someone offers to engage, agrees to engage in sexual conduct in return for remuneration the offense of prostitution has been committed. T or F
TRUE
The case that gave birth to the exclusionary Rule was _____ vs _____.
MAPP VS OHIO
If you are detained or under arrest , you are said to be ____________.
IN CUSTODY
The minimum distance to park in front of a fire hydrant is 20 feet. T or F
FALSE
A precursor in a drug case is _________.
DRUG PARAPHANALIA
Dark blue discoloration of the body that's closest to the ground is called post mortem lividity and may provide clues as to whether or not the body was moved.
T or F
TRUE
A person is ________ responsibile if he solicits, encourages, directs, aids, or attempts to aid the other person to commit the offense.
CRIMINALLY
This case supports the elements of search incident to arrest (arm's reach area) _________ vs _________.
CHIMEL vs CALIFORNIA
In the 8th Amendment the following rights are afforded in which amendment, right to speedy and public trial, and confront the accuser? T or F
FALSE
What is the number of rounds that TCLEOSE mandates be fired for qualification?
50
The threat of sexual abuse is the same as sexual abuse. T or F
TRUE
What is the metal case with a spring and a follower that holds shells?
MAGAZINE
Perjury is lying under oath during offical proceeding or when testimony is material. T or F
FALSE
In baton training a weapon strike comes from a ___ degree angle?
45
A train must be at least ____ feet from an intersection when it makes it's first audible alert?
1500 FEET
Deliquent behavior is when ___ or more days are missed in six months or 3 or more days in four weeks.
10
Police agencies have estimated that approximately ___ % of their calls for service are related to family violence.
45%
Peace Officers may fingerprint or photograph a juvenile if conduct constitutes a felony offense or a misdemeanor offense above a class C misdemeanor. T or F
TRUE
1/2 hour before sunrise and 1/2 hour after sunset is the definition of _________.
DAY TIME
A law enforcement initiated action based on an individual's race, ethnicity, or national originrather than on the indivdual's behavior or on information identifying the individual as having engaged in criminal activity is the definition of _______________________.
RACIAL PROFILING
A person commits an offense if the person possess an _______________ in a passenger area of a motor vehicle that is located on a public roadway regardless of whether the vehicle beingoperated is stopped or parked.
OPEN CONTAINER
When cuffing two suspects with one set of handcuffs, the appropriate way is to cuff them:
LEFT TO LEFT OR RIGHT TO RIGHT
________ is to intentionally or knowingly restrain another.
RESTRAIN
A person is criminally responsible as a ______ to an offense if the offense is committed by his own conduct, by the conduct of another for which he is criminal responsible, or by both.
PARTY
_______________ means the body of the crime.
CORPUS DELICTI
________ means to sell, dispense, give away, or supply in any other manner.
DELIVER
A relative event that something took place is a ___________.
FLASHBACK
Causing a person 17 or under to be a prostitute is what offense?
COMPELLING PROSTITUTION
The ability to search the area within arms reach arose from what case?
CHIMEL vs CALIFORNIA
Who founded the metropolitan police department?
SR ROBERT PEEL
1925 case relating to the searching of the trunk area of a vehicle is which case?
CARROLL vs U.S.
____ is the color of reflectors on a vehicle.
RED
Offense punishable by fine, jail, or both is a misdemeanor. T or F
TRUE
Citizens arrest can be made on felonies or misdemeanors. T or F
TRUE
What is the best style search for outdoor crime scenes?
STRIP SEARCH
______ law is the portion of the law that deals with the rights of the individual?
CIVIL LAW
_________ is the state or quality of mind or spirit that enables one to face danger with self-possession, confidence, and resolution.
COURAGE
A firearm or anything manifestly designed, made, or adapted for the purpose of inflicting death or serious bodily injury is the definition of _____________.
DEADLY WEAPON
A person may not drive at a speed that is greater than _______________________ under the circumstances existing at the time.
REASONABLE AND PRUDENT
A person who receives compensation for prostitution has committed what offense?
COMPELLING PROSTITUTION
An act by a family member of a family household against another member of the family or household that results in assault causing bodily injury, sexual assault or threat is the definition of _____________.
FAMILY VIOLENCE
In which step of the 7 step violator approach can the violator have a chance to explain himself?
STEP 2
Person smoking in an elevator is committing what offense?
SMOKING TOBACCO
Putting your drivers license number on everthing is called ______________.
OPERATION I.D.
Voluntary _____________ does not constitute a defense to the commission of a crime.
INTOXIFICATION
The taking of a child into custody is not an _______ for the purpose of determining the validity of taking him into custody, or a search under the laws and constitution.
ARREST
The part of the shot gun that reloads is the _______.
FORE END
A _______________ is defined as 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.
MOTOR CARRIER
The bullets are loaded into the _________ on a revolver.
CYLINDER
_________________ is the condition of the body, which enables an individual to use his body in activities requiring strength, muscular endurance, agility, speed, power, and balance.
PHYSICAL FITNESS
Crisis situations can be resolved through _______.
LISTENING
Implied consent is given for what kind of tests relating to alcohol testing?
BLOOD AND BREATH (both A & B)
What writ issued by the court requires the holding agency to bring the body to determine if their is a lawful reason to hold that person?
WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS
What is the only crime enumerated in the U.S. Constitution?
TREASON
No vehicle shall be driven left of the center of the roadway when approaching within ____ feet of a bridge or tunnel.
100 FEET
The police role is essentially ___________.
DEFENSIVE
A _______________ is self-propelled by electric power obtained from overhead trolley wires, but does not operate on rails.
MOTOR VEHICLE
At what distance can you follow an authorized emergency vehicle to a call?
500 FEET
A search warrant can end in an arrest. T or F
TRUE
You can get an ___________________ from a magistrate after an arrest for family violence.
EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE ORDER
In which step in the 7 step violator approach is the tone set for the contact?
1st STEP
Written order by a magistrate directed to a peace officer commanding him to search the property:
SEARCH WARRANT
Freedom of speach, religion, and the press are enumerated in which amendment?
1st AMENDMENT
Conduct merely affording a person an opportunity to commit an offense does not constitute __________.
ENTRAPMENT
A license, certificate, permit, seal, etc., or anything issued by the government is the definition of _______________.
GOVERNMENT RECORD
If a person starts a fire recklessly, he can be charged with __________.
ARSON
This is a vehicle not designed to transport people or property and is only incidentally driven on the highway:
SPECIAL MOBILE EQUIPMENT
If a suspect is found with a stolen credit card or debit card, he could be charged with ____________.
CREDIT CARD/DEBIT CARD ABUSE
Objectivity involves the expression or use of facts without distortion by personal feelings or prejudices. T or F
TRUE
Prejudice is an adverse judgement or opinion formed. T or F
TRUE
Heritage is shared culture or beliefs. T or F
FALSE
Reckless injury is ____________ as a justification in prosecution for the reckless injury or killing of a third person.
UNAVAILABLE
This amendment protects persons against cruel or unusual punishment & excessive bail:
8TH AMENDMENT
A person commits theft if he unlawfully appropreates property belonging to another. T or F
TRUE
States rights are addressed in which amendment?
10th AMENDMENT
An operator of a vehicle passing another vehicle shall return to an authorized lane before coming within ____ feet of the approaching vehicle.
200 FEET
The case involving the exclusionary rule addressing the fruits of the poisonous tree doctrine is ________ vs ____
WONG SUN vs U.S.
Probable cause, search and seizure/limits level of force are addressed in which amendment?
4th AMENDMENT
If you are in a place where you have a legal right to be and see evidence of a crime, you can legally seize that evidence under which doctrine?
PLAIN VIEW DOCTRINE
_______ is incident to arrest.
SEARCH
A peace officer from out of state pursuing someone into this state may arrest only on a _______ charge.
FELONY
The arranment of information in the order in which they occurred is called ______________ order.
CHRONOLOGICAL
An officer ______ arrest without a warrant a person in violation of a protective order that occurs in his presence.
SHALL
In order for the sender to know if a message was received, the sender must obtain _________.
FEEDBACK
A officer ____ arrest without a warrant, a person in violation of a protective order that does not occur in his presence.
MAY
Sexual assaults are acts of _________.
VIOLENCE
Handcuffing is a __________________.
TEMPORARY RESTRAINT
Consider size and type of area to cover, people and equipment needed, and degree of thoroughness when you are choosing a method of __________________ sketch.
CRIME SCENE
A substance that has an addiction forming or addiction substance liabilty is a narcotic. T or F
FALSE
A group of behaviors or symptoms known as a syndrome:
MENTAL DISORDERS
U.S. Code Section 242, Deprevation of rights under color of law is a ____________________________.
FEDERAL CIVIL CASE
Conduct is considered to be done _______________ if done with conscious desire or objective.
INTENTIONALLY
The single most common factor in suicidal behavior or death is the individual was experiencing _____________.
DEPRESSION
What is the day you cannot serve civil process?
SUNDAY
A divided, controlled access highway for through traffic is called a ________.
FREEWAY
One man patrol is _______________ to his duties.
MORE ATTENTIVE
The head of the arresting agency holding such person may hold the person for a period of not more than ___ hours after bond has been posted in family violence. This detention maybe extended for an addional ___ hours, but only if authorized in writting by a magistrate.
4, 48 HOURS
________ patrol has high visibility, intense patrol, and where motorized vehicles cannot go.
BICYCLE
When loading a shot gun, what protects the shell after loading?
BREECH
___________ patrol has speed and mobility.
AUTOMOBILE
Constables have to take extra classes after certification on ______________.
CIVIL PROCESS
Fight or flight results in what?
EXHAUSTION
Lying under oath is called purjury. T or F
TRUE
Injury to any part of the body that requires treatment is ________________.
PERSONAL INJURY
What holds the shells in a revolver?
CYCLINDAR
A person who sprays his youth groups logo across the the exterior wall of a local business could be charged with __________.
GRAFFITTI
What is not a traffic condition?
AN ACCIDENT
What hides you but does not provide protection from incoming rounds?
CONCEALMENT
What is the charge for smoking in an elevator?
SMOKING TOBACCO
When the officer is called by the prosecuting attorney to testify and illicit answers it is called ____________________.
DIRECT EXAMINATION
The ________ is the conservator of peace in the county.
SHERIFF
The root cause of for spousal abuse is a need for __________________.
POWER AND CONTROL
________ of _________ is a defense to prosecution.
MISTAKE of FACT
A child maybe detained in a juvinile processing office only for the issuance of a ________ to the child as required or permitted.
WARNING
Being cut or agraded by a contaminated object is called what?
INJECTION
_______ of ____ is not a defense to prosecution.
MISTAKE of LAW
Forbiddin conduct, required culpability, required result and negation of any exception to the offense are the ________________________.
ELEMENTS OF THE OFFENCE
Stiffening of the body that starts at the neck and lower jaw and proceeds downward is called _____________.
RIGOR MORTIS
On a rotorary island, you must drive in which direction?
RIGHT
Professional presence, verbal commands, weaponless strategies, weapons strategies, and deadly force are all elements of _____________.
FORCE OPTIONS
_______ court has original jurisdiction of all misdemeanors of which exclusive original jurisdiction is not given to the justice of the peace.
COUNTY
An officer may break down a door at a house for all purposes of making an arrest if he is refused admittance after giving notice of his authority and purpose only in _______ cases.
FELONY
1/2 hour after sunset to 1/2 hour before sunrise is the definition of ___________.
NIGHT TIME
Mom leaves her 14 year old in charge of the 7 year old in the car; she could be charged with what offense?
LEAVING A CHILD IN A VEHICLE
Evaluate physical characteristics of area to be searched, evaluate hazards to be searched, evaluate potential evidence to be recovered are all potential problems in conducting a _____________.
CRIME SCENE SKETCH
A child can be finger printer with the permission of the parent or when the child is ___________.
IN CUSTODY
Wet objects must be ______ before packaging as evidence.
DRIED
Objects sticking out from a vehicle more than how long require a red flag be attached?
4 FEET
A person is justified in using force against another when and to the degree he reasonably believes the force is immediately necessary to protect himself against the others use or attempted use of unlawful force is the definition of ________________.
SELF DEFENSE
The _________ deals with felonies.
DISTRICT COURT
When the property which the officer is directed to search for and seize is found he shall take possession of the same and take it before the magistrate. He shall also arrest any person whom he is directed to arrest by the warrant and immediately take such person before the magistrate:
SHALL SEIZE ACCUSED AND PROPERTY
According to TCLEOSE rules it takes ___ rounds to qualify with a hand gun.
50 ROUNDS
An officer may arrest a person protected by a protective order.
FALSE
Conduct indicating a need for supervision are fine only and are misdemeanor offenses. T or F
TRUE
Deliquent behavior is committed by a child and it is conduct other than a traffic offense that violates penal law. T or F
FALSE
The act of keeping back or with holding, by design, a person is called __________.
DETENTION (DETAINED)
______________ is the reckless causing of death of another, a 2nd degree felony.
MANSLAUGHTER
Influences the overall stopping distance of a car:
SPEED, WEATHER, ROAD, VEHICLE, DRIVER
Protective order is good for ___ years.
2 YEARS
Person traveling from another state with a gun in the car could be arrested for what offense?
UNLAWFULL CARRING OF A WEAPON (may fall under traveling exception)
Who has the right to prevent theft?
ANYONE
When you are responding to a crime that has already been committed, it is a ________ response.
REACTIVE
When parking you must be at least how many feet from a yield sign?
20 FEET
Group or person to blame when things go wrong is called a __________.
SCAPEGOAT
Probable cause can be used to search the vehicle came out of which case law?
U.S. vs ROSS
The 1972 case involving the refusal of someone to provide I.D. was Haley vs State. T or F
TRUE
The object of patrol is to __________________.
PRESERVE THE PEACE
The Texas Rangers were established in 1823 by whom?
Stephen F Austin
If someone interrupts a city council meeting and yells obscenities he has committed the offense of:
DISRUPTING MEETING OR PROCESSION
Unauthorized departure from custody or failure to return to custody is the definition of what crime?
ESCAPE
When there is not enough time to obtain a warrant and the officer must establish probable cause a case of ________ circumstances may exist.
EXIGENT
The presence of any chemical in the right amount maybe toxic, and would be the definition of the _____ response.
D.O.S.T. RESPONSE
The act of keeping back or withholding, by design, a person refers to detention. T or F
TRUE
A child is ___ to ___ years of age.
10 TO 17
Important for the officer to maintain physical & emotional control in order to ensure the safety of the officer, the arrestee and the public is self control.
T or F
TRUE
___________________ occurs when a public servant acting under color of his office or employment commits an offense when he intentionally subjects another to sexual harassment.
OFFICAL OPPRESSION
An unattended vehicle is considered abandoned after ___ hours.
48 HOURS
The threat of force is justified when the use of force isn't justified. T or F
FALSE
The adult who the child lives with is the _________.
CUSTODIAN
A ___________ is an order signed by the proper magistrate directing a sheriff to receive and place in jail the person named.
COMMITMENT
An ___________ is the written statement filed and presented on behalf of the state by the district or county attorney, charging the defendant with an offense which may by law be so prosecuted.
INDICTMENT
An officer has how many days to report to TCLEOSE any violation over a class C misdemeanor?
30 DAYS
An operator may not drive at a speed that is faster than ____________________ under the circumstances then existing.
REASONABLE AND PRUDENT
A writ of ____________ is an order directing the sheriff or constable to take into his possession certain property of which another person has possession until the suit can be decided or as the court directs.
SEQUESTRATION
_______ violence is an act by an individual against another individual with whom a dating relationship exists.
DATING
What offense has a person committed if, with intent to prevent or disrupt a lawful meeting, procession, or gathering by physical action or verbal utterance.
DISRUPTING MEETING OR PROCESSION
Most accident involving officers occur when they are ___________,
BACKING UP
When a peace officer meets with resistance in discharging any duty imposed upon him by law, he ______ summon aid.
SHALL
What term best describes a dangerous drug?
PRESCRIPTION DRUG
In a situation you can frisk if you have ________________ that the suspect may be in possession of a weapon.
REASONABLE FEAR