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Which of the following is not one of the three types power that the police can use?

p 74, box 4.5; 1. Exhortation-Convincing People, through the appeal to logic or reason or morals, to do the right thing, the logical thing, the honest thing, the ethical thing. 2. Reciprocity-Exchanging something to obtain the desired behavior from another. 3. Coercion- Obtaining desired behavior using threats to harm something of value to the person being coerced.


Everything the officer does hinges on the understanding of?

p 9, para 2; A professional, knowledgeable, competent police officer must want to include in his or her body of knowledge about the world an understanding of the basis of right conduct or ethics.