Policing Test Answers

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1. Agencies engaged in (1) preventing crime (2) investigating crimes and apprehending  criminals (3) maintaining order, and (4) providing other miscellaneous services.  2. Which tasks we want the police to emphasize? How we want the police to carry out their  tasks? What kind of officers we want for these tasks? 3. The patrol car, two-way radios, and the telephone. 4. Only about one-third of a patrol officer's activities are devoted to criminal activity.  5. Most police work is best described as peacekeeping, order maintenance, or problem  solving. 6. The ability of the police to prevent crime and catch criminals. 7. Police play an extremely complex role in today's society. 8. True 9. Politics influenced every aspect in the 19th century.  10. The myth is that officers were friendly, knowledgeable about the neighborhood, and  helpful.  11. Firearms became standard equipment. 12.
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This note was uploaded on 05/05/2008 for the course HIST 1320 taught by Professor Murphy during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.

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