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1

William Westley when studying the Gary Indiana police department found the officers?

high degree of group cohesion amd secrecy and violence

2

What prevents many women from applying to the force

the fear of sexual harassment

3

Bruce and Susan used the MMPI to find out what about police officers

Generally Less depressed, anxious and more assertive

4

What is the hurdle process?

It is all the testing that a applicant must do inorder to be considered for the position

5

What are the four types of police officers?

enforcers, idealist, realist and optimists

6

Who created the four types of officers

John Broderick

7

What is the enforcer?

believe tha the job of the police consist on keeping your beat clean

8

Who are the idealist?

officers who put a high vaule on individual rights and due porcess. Keep the peace, protect citizens.

9

wHo are the realist?

seem less frustrated

10

Who are the optimist?

high vaule on individual righrs. A way to help people.

11

What are qualities of a good entry level officer

Enthusiasm, good communication skills, good judgement, sense of humor, creativity, knowing the job

12

What are policing functions?

enforce laws, preforming services, prevent crime and protecting the innocent

13

What are the three styles of policing?

watchmen-neighborhood watch, legalistic-soldier, service-teacher