generally does not result in liability for a self-inflicted injury that results from the detainee's intentional behavior may result in liability for a self-inflicted injury if the inmate was placed in a single cell requires that inmates be visually monitored at all times is limited to persons who are incarcerated Question 6 0 / 5 pts The ambiguous nature of the probable cause doctrine increases the risk of Section 1983 lawsuits in the area of: Correct Answer search and seizure wrongful death You Answered negligence None of the above Question 7 5 / 5 pts Which of the following does not have absolute immunity from Section 1983 suits? Judges Prosecutors Correct! Police officers Legislators Question 8 5 / 5 pts In the case of ____________, the Supreme Court applied Section 1983 to the police. Correct! <i>Monroe v. Pape</i> <i>Gilliam v. Falbo</i> <i>Carmelo v. Miller</i> <i>Gideon v. Wainwright</i> Question 9 0 / 5 pts Proximate cause may be found in such cases as where an officer: gives evidence in court that ultimately results in a conviction Correct Answer
fails to arrest an individual after determining he is driving while under the influence of alcohol You Answered receives a call for service regarding a violent crime in progress but fails to arrive until after a citizen has been injured Proximate cause is present in all of the above. Question 10 5 / 5 pts Negligence arises when a police officer's conduct: Correct! creates a danger to others fails to provide a service to the public damages municipal property violates a citizen's constitutional rights Question 11 5 / 5 pts Which of the following is not a category of torts?
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