CJ401 Weekk 4 TEST Which of the following is considered the father of modern policing?

QUESTION 1

1.    Which of the following is considered the father of modern policing?

   

Robert Peel

   

August Vollmer

   

Robert Palmer

   

William Parker

 

 

QUESTION 2

1.    The 1972 police research experiment that tested the effect of different levels of patrols and challenged the basic assumptions about the effect of patrol on crime was known as the:

   

Michigan Foot Patrol Study

   

Wickersham Commission Experiment

   

Community Policing Experiment

   

Kansas City Preventive Patrol Study

 

QUESTION 3

1.    Giving officers permanent assignments so they can get to know the citizens within their area is part of the ____________ dimension.

   

philosophical

   

strategic

   

relative

   

progressive

 

 

QUESTION 4

1.    Cordner’s four dimensions of community policing include all of the following except:

   

tactical

   

organizational

   

standardization

   

strategic

QUESTION 5

1.    All of these are essential elements of community policing except:

   

partnerships

   

problem solving

   

organizational change

   

All are elements of community policing

 

 

QUESTION 6

1.    Whereas traditional policing has been reactive, responding to calls for service, community policing is ____________, anticipating problems and seeking solutions to them.

 

 

 

QUESTION 7

1.    The police image is affected by:

   

individual officer backgrounds

   

the media

   

officers’ personal experiences

   

all of the above

 

 

QUESTION 8

1.    According to the text, the public expects the police to:

   

enforce the law against others

   

give breaks only to their own family and friends

   

help them when they have a problem

   

all of the above

 

 

QUESTION 9

1.    The lowest-ranking and newest patrol officers typically have:

   

no discretion

   

the least amount of discretion

   

the greatest amount of discretion

   

the same amount of discretion as civilian personnel

 

QUESTION 8

1.    According to the text, the public expects the police to:

   

enforce the law against others

   

give breaks only to their own family and friends

   

help them when they have a problem

   

all of the above

 

 

QUESTION 9

1.    The lowest-ranking and newest patrol officers typically have:

   

no discretion

   

the least amount of discretion

   

the greatest amount of discretion

   

the same amount of discretion as civilian personnel

 

 

QUESTION 10

1.    The informal values, beliefs, and expectations of officers are known collectively as _______________.

 

 

QUESTION 11

1.    The broken windows phenomenon signifies:

   

that people don’t care about the neighborhood.

   

an impending crime wave.

   

an ineffective police force.

   

all of the above

 

 

QUESTION 12

1.    A sense of community can be undermined by:

   

increased violent crime.

   

clashes between community groups.

   

severe social disorganization.

   

all of the above

 

 

QUESTION 13

1.    The “_________________” is the point at which an ordinary, stable phenomenon can turn into a crisis.

 

 

 

QUESTION 14

1.    Using the SARA model, the final step in problem solving is:

   

assessment

   

analysis

   

arbitration

   

assistance

 

 

QUESTION 15

1.    According to the text, the transition to community policing is made easier by:

   

officers who accept orders unquestioningly.

   

recognition of the importance of intrinsic rewards.

   

the need to provide fewer services with more resources.

   

all of the above

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

QUESTION 16

1.    ________________ assumes that all people within a specific group are the same; they lack individuality.

   

Racism

   

Cultural diversity

   

Stereotyping

   

Racial profiling

 

 

QUESTION 17

1.    According to the text, police and the media share a common goal of:

   

serving the public

   

enforcing the law

   

protecting information

   

being transparent

 

 

QUESTION 18

1.    One component of crime prevention through environmental design is:

   

clean sewers

   

street lighting

   

clearly marked parking spaces

   

property identification

 

QUESTION 19

1.    Some of the unintended consequences of video surveillance are:

   

displacement

   

increased suspicion

   

increased reported crime

   

all of the above

 

 

 

QUESTION 20

1.    Eck suggests that _______________ blocking changes to make crime more difficult, riskier, less rewarding or less excusable is one of the oldest forms of crime prevention.

   

place

   

opportunity

   

diffusion

   

contagion

 

 

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