Chapter Nine Quiz crj 211 This attempt took 30 minutes. Question 1 5 / 5 pts During routine nonemergency vehicle patrol activities, the police: are governed by the state statutes covering emergency vehicles have limited immunity for violations of traffic laws Correct! are held to the same standard of conduct as private citizens are permitted to take risks that would amount to negligence if undertaken by citizens Question 2 5 / 5 pts A departmental failure to develop adequate policies and guidelines for officers is an example of negligent: Correct! supervision training retention performance Question 3 5 / 5 pts A police officer attacks and physically injures a citizen without provocation. Which of the following statements regarding this act is false? The officer may be charged with a crime. The citizen may sue the officer in civil court. The officer's act may be a tort. Correct! The officer has sovereign immunity and may not be sued . Question 4 0 / 5 pts Which of the following is not an area in which Section 1983 lawsuits can be used against police administrators? Correct Answer Improper training of officers Failure to properly administer or grade tests during the hiring process Improper termination of an officer accused of misconduct You Answered All of the above situations can lead to Section 1983 lawsuits.
Question 5 5 / 5 pts The police's legal responsibility to ensure the health and safety of persons in their custody: Correct!
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