Flashcards in Final Exam Deck (98)
The LEAA was not only successful for lowering the crime rate, but also establishing educational opportunities for police and other criminal justice personnel?
The idea of criminal justice as a system is a myth?
Treason and murder are mentioned in the U.S. Constitution?
Crime may be a failure to act, as well as an intentional act?
In cases of voluntary manslaughter, the offender did not intend to kill the victims?
Felony murder is a death during a commission of a misdemeanor?
Homicide rates complied by the Uniform Crime Reports are more nearly complete and accurate than other reports recorded?
Due to the Federal Code 02-417 stating that each and every police department shall supply all crime information for their respected files, the UCR should be valid?
The probable cause hearing is the same as the preliminary hearing?
Most murders are committed by people using firearms?
The 14th Amendment mandated due process to the state-local government?
All states in the U.S. have a sheriffs department?
The majority of police officers are at the federal level of government?
The Texas Rangers were organized in 1823 by Sam Houston?
The Chicago Police Department was the first police department organized?
Responsibilities of federal marshals include serving of federal warrants and representing federal courts?
The difference between military rule and police rule is that police rule is governed by public officials, where military is ruled by military?
The primary function of police is the peace keeping role?
The largest operating line service of a police force is the Criminal Investigation division?
A search incident to an arrest is only valid if there is a valid warrant authorizing the arrest?
Traffic ticket fixing is not corruption when it is known by the responsible government official?
Corruption is found only in police criminal justice areas and local units of government?
The primary cause of police brutality in some situations is peer pressure?
Police ranks commonly follow military style designs?
The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court is the most powerful member of the court?
U.S. Supreme Court justices serve for a period of ten years and must be reaffirmed by congress?
The American Judicial System is a system of dual courts?
Both federal and state courts are organized by geographic boundaries?
Neither the accused nor his attorney is permitted to be present during the conduction of a grand jury hearing?