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1

Who suffers when an innocent person is wrongfully incarcerated?

Wrongfully Convicted
Victim
Mistaken Witness

(All of the Above)

2

The Knappins Commission coined the term 'testifying' to describe officers who:

Testify falsely

3

The suicide rate for LEOs is 2x national average. Two reasons experts point to explaining this high rate are personal stress and:

Job stress

4

The National Institute of Ethics has identified four under relying causes of police misconduct, which are:

Poor Recruitment
Supervision
Background Investigations
Peer Pressure

5

The Violent Crime Control Act of 1994 authorized the AG of the USA to file civil litigation to eliminate:

Pattern and practice of misconduct

6

Frequent periodic inspections of personnel equipment, vehicles, etc. is referred to as ___________ inspections.

Line

7

An inspection that is focused on ensuring compliance of agency policies and procedures is referred to as a ____________ inspection.

Staff

8

Civilian Oversight = non-sworn investigation/non-sworn recommendation of findings is

Class I

9

The goal of an early intervention system is to identify:

Officers who pose a liability to themselves and the department.

10

United States v Langer is a federal ruling which declared stopping innocent people for no valid reason is a:

Title 18, Section 242 civil rights violation

11

The most critical factors in selecting a police manager are:

Loyalty
Competence
Honesty

All of the above

12

The IACP recommends _____________ for an officer who has a sustained complaint of DV.

Termination

13

The founder of professional law enforcement is considered to be:

August Vollmer

14

Corruption generally refers to officers who:

Use their official position for personal gains
Justify their criminal conduct (ends justify means)
Officers who engage in criminal misconduct

All of the above

15

A sting designed to focus on a specific officer is referred to as a:

Targeted sting