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1

The LEAA was not only successful for lowering the crime rate, but also establishing educational opportunities for police and other criminal justice personnel?

False

2

The idea of criminal justice as a system is a myth?

True

3

Treason and murder are mentioned in the U.S. Constitution?

False

4

Crime may be a failure to act, as well as an intentional act?

True

5

In cases of voluntary manslaughter, the offender did not intend to kill the victims?

False

6

Felony murder is a death during a commission of a misdemeanor?

False

7

Homicide rates complied by the Uniform Crime Reports are more nearly complete and accurate than other reports recorded?

True

8

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?

False

9

The probable cause hearing is the same as the preliminary hearing?

True

10

Most murders are committed by people using firearms?

True

11

The 14th Amendment mandated due process to the state-local government?

True

12

All states in the U.S. have a sheriffs department?

False

13

The majority of police officers are at the federal level of government?

False

14

The Texas Rangers were organized in 1823 by Sam Houston?

False

15

The Chicago Police Department was the first police department organized?

False

16

Responsibilities of federal marshals include serving of federal warrants and representing federal courts?

True

17

The difference between military rule and police rule is that police rule is governed by public officials, where military is ruled by military?

True

18

The primary function of police is the peace keeping role?

True

19

The largest operating line service of a police force is the Criminal Investigation division?

False

20

A search incident to an arrest is only valid if there is a valid warrant authorizing the arrest?

False

21

Traffic ticket fixing is not corruption when it is known by the responsible government official?

False

22

Corruption is found only in police criminal justice areas and local units of government?

False

23

The primary cause of police brutality in some situations is peer pressure?

True

24

Police ranks commonly follow military style designs?

True

25

The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court is the most powerful member of the court?

False

26

U.S. Supreme Court justices serve for a period of ten years and must be reaffirmed by congress?

False

27

The American Judicial System is a system of dual courts?

True

28

Both federal and state courts are organized by geographic boundaries?

True

29

Neither the accused nor his attorney is permitted to be present during the conduction of a grand jury hearing?

True

30

The grand jury decision must be unanimous?

False