I researched both Missouri State Police and Virginia State Police agencies. I found out
that they have many things in common as well as many things that are different. In both states
you have to be 21 either after graduation or on the date of hire. You ha
Perhaps one of the most critical phases of establishing a professional and effective police
force is the recruitment and selection process for officer candidates.
Many methods exist to allow police agencies to seek out the best candidate for the
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CJ 110 Hughes
December 2, 2015
Media Relations Statements
There was a tragic incident that happened at the Lincoln Field. An airliner crashed into a
part of the stadium endangering fans that were there watching the gam
CJ110 Law Enforcement Operations
1. What are chemical weapons?
Chemically based weapons used by police such as mace, tear gas, smoke bombs. This is
an alternative to using physical weapons.
2. How are chemical weapons used in police work?
They are used to
1. What is the Photic Driver?
The Photic driver is a non lethal tool first used in South Africa which produces a strobe
the light creates a dizzy effect- nausea and fainting.
2. What is the Squawk Box? Two high-energy ultrasound generators o
List the four basic police functions, as identified in your textbook. What do you perceive as
one potential issue related to carrying out one of these functions?
A: (1) Enforcing the law, (2) performing services (such as maintaining or assisting
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What does the acronym POP stand for? What is it?
Pop stands for problem-oriented policing. This is an examination of the underlying causes
of crime and based on the findings, a strategy is developed to tackle and hopefully