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1

The protection of ___ is the PRIMARY CORE VALUE and guiding principle of the APD.
A. property
B. the constitution
C. the laws of the state of Texas
D. life

D. Life

2

The department's BASIC GOAL is to protect ___ in a manner consistent with the freedom secured by the U.S. Constitution.
A. Life
B. Life, property, and to preserve the peace
C. Life, victims, and property
D. Property

B. Life, Property, and preserve the peace

3

Operating with the statutory and judicial limitations of police authority, OUR ROLE is to ___.
A. Enforce the law in a fair and impartial manner
B. Protect life
C. Protect life, property, and to preserve the peace
D. Enforce the laws of the State of Texas

A. Enforce the law in a fair and impartial manner

4

It is not our role to ___.
A. Legislate
B. Render legal Judgment
C. Punish
D. All of the Above
E. Give legal advice

D. All of the above

5

Employees SHOULD make every effort to involve the community in ____
A. Problem Solving, Community Policing, and Crime Suppression
B. Crime Suppression, Crime Prevention, Community Policing
C. Problem Solving, Crime Prevention, and Crime Suppression
D. Problem Solving, Crime Prevention, and Community Policing

C. Problem Solving, Crime Prevention, and Crime Suppression

6

___ between employees and residents will enhance the public understanding of the employee's role in society and help build partnerships from which crime and fear of crime can be reduced.
A. Positive Contact
B. Greetings
C. Meaningful Contacts
D. Understanding

A. Positive Contact

7

____ and the ability to understand those ideals upon which the law is built are the CORNERSTONES of law enforcement.
A. Understanding of the law itself
B. Protecting life
C. Knowledge of the law itself
D. Belief in the good of people

C. Knowledge of the law itself

8

___ will play an important role within the philosophy of any employee.
A. Passion
B. Compassion
C. Discretion
D. Both A and B
E. Both B and C

E. Compassion and Discretion

9

We must realize our MAIN RESPONSIBILITY is ___
(pick all that apply)
A. Protection of life
B. Protection of the community
C. Compassion for life
D. Preservation of human life
E. Dignity
F. Knowing the law
G. Positive Contacts

Protection of the community
Preservation of human life
dignity

10

What does the I in ICARE stand for

Integrity

11

What does the C stand for in ICARE

Courage

12

What does the A stand for in ICARE

Accountable

13

What does the R stand for in ICARE

Respect

14

What does the E stand for in ICARE

Ethical

15

For I care, what is the cornerstone of police work, without it, public trust is lost?

Integrity

16

For ICARE, what is professional actions and decision making?

Ethical

17

For ICARE, what is ____ to the community, the department, and coworkers?

Accountable

18

For ICARE, what is to make the right professional decision?

Courage

19

For ICARE, what is ___ of the community, the department, and MOST IMPORTANTLY, self?

Respect

20

What is the vision statement?

To be respected and trusted by all segments of Austin's diverse community.

21

What is the mission statement?

To keep you, your family, and our community safe.