AnswerSelected Answer:Incomplete acts are lumped together with completed ones.Answer:Incomplete acts are lumped together with completed ones.Correct Question 134 out of 4 pointsWhich of the following groups experience violent crimes at a higher rate than other groups?AnswerSelected Answer:African AmericansCorrect Answer:African AmericansQuestion 144 out of 4 pointsWhich view of criminality argues that people commit crimes if they believe it will provide immediate benefits without the threat of long-term risks?Correct Question 154 out of 4 pointsWhich of the following is one of the problems associated with the validity of the Uniform Crime Report?Answer344
Chapter 14: Crime and Justice in the New MillenniumSelected Answer:If an offender commits multiple crimes, only the most serious is recorded.Correct Answer:If an offender commits multiple crimes, only the most serious is recorded.Question 164 out of 4 pointsThe contemporary criminal justice system can be divided into three main components:AnswerSelected Answer:Law enforcement, the courts, and the correctional system.Correct Answer:Law enforcement, the courts, and the correctional system.Question 170 out of 4 pointsThe corrections system is vast and costs federal, state, and local governments:AnswerSelected Answer:About $215 billion peryear.Correct Answer:About $70 billion per year.Question 184 out of 4 pointsFor every 1000 crimes, approximately ____ people are sent to prison.AnswerSelected Answer:20Correct Answer:20Question 194 out of 4 pointsIn the formal criminal justice process all defendants must go through which stage to ensure proper 345
Test Banksentencing/punishment/dismissal/closure?AnswerSelected Answer:ArraignmentCorrect Answer:ArraignmentQuestion 204 out of 4 pointsThe exercise of power is granted to those who control the criminal justice system. In policing they are given the power to;AnswerSelected Answer:use force, when necessaryCorrect Answer:use force, when necessaryQuestion 214 out of 4 pointsWhat federal agency is responsible for witness security?AnswerSelected Answer:U.S. MarshalsCorrect Answer:U.S. MarshalsQuestion 224 out of 4 pointsWhat federal agency is responsible for the transportation of federal prisoners?AnswerSelected Answer:U.S. MarshalsCorrect Answer:U.S. MarshalsQuestion 23346
Chapter 14: Crime and Justice in the New Millennium4 out of 4 pointsRoughly how many metropolitan police agencies employ just one sworn officer?AnswerSelected Answer:800Correct Answer:800Question 244 out of 4 pointsWhich of the following officers was part of the watch system of policing that thrived in 13thcentury England?