All of the following are beneficial uses to the law enforcement agency of data from research
A) to justify equipment purchases
B) for grant applications
C) for officer promotion
D) for hiring decisions
If the defendant accepts a penalty without admitting guilt it is called
A) nolle prosequi
B) nolo contendere
C) writ of certiorari
D) nollo judicus
Correct Answer(s): B
Prison populations have increased in the United States be
Police and the media share:
A) the common goal of serving the public.
Individual Characteristics in Communication includes among other
things, age, gender, emotions, and self-esteem.
Poverty syndrome is described as people who have Inade
1. _ is the most commonly abused illicit drug at all
2. Many believe that marijuana is a _ drug
D) none of the abov
The termination of criminal processing at any point before adjudication with no threat of later
prosecution is called
A) true diversion.
B) shock diversion.
C) juvenile diversion.
D) unconditional diversion.
E) minimization of penetration.
Indictors of gang activity include:
B) open sale of rugs
C) intimidation assaults
D) all of the above
Gangs are identified by:
B) turf concerns
C) symbols, colors, or special dress
The religious group _ sometimes burned witches and unruly slaves; made wide use of the
stocks, the pillory, and the ducking stool; branded criminal offenders; and forced women
convicted of adultery to wear scarlet letters.
A) Heavens Gate
B) Branch Dev
Police use of volunteers can:
A) provide a communication link between the citizens and the police
B) help establish the credibility of the department's public relations
and educational efforts.
C) lead to the failure of the local communitie
Sir Robert Peals principles are recognized as the beginning of modern
There are six required elements of a problem for the police to apply
problem oriented policing.
Restorative Justice: Offenders held accountable to th
A sentence in which a judge specifies a maximum length and a minimum length (1-10 years) is
A) indeterminate sentence
B) indefinite sentence
C) mandatory sentence
D) flat sentence
E) presumptive sentence