You must have the authority and the intent, You have to seize the person,
A person has to understand they are under arrest. All of the above.
When an officer has probable cause to believe that a spouse has violated a Protective Order, when can the violator be arrested?
Anytime a Protective Order has been violated
Can a woman be arrested for violation of a protective order even if it did not occur in view of a police officer?
What must an arrest be based on?
What portion of the law defines the personal and property rights of an individual?
Which of the following is the portion of the law who's purpose is to prevent harm to society, declares what conduct is illegal and what punishments are imposed
Which of the following is not an example of a tort?
Criminal trespass & theft.
which is an example of criminal law?
murder, assault, theft, all of the above
Who is considered the conservator of the peace?
what is the primary duties of a peace officer when dealing with family violence
Protect the victim, enforce the law, enforce protective orders from another jurisdiction, make lawful arrests..All of the above.
Where is an arrest warrant issued by a judge good?
Anywhere in the state.
Who may issue a warrant for arrest that is only good in the county it was issued
A mayor of an incorporated city or town.
What is a capias?
A writ issued by the court or clerk an directed "to any peace officer of the State of Texas," commanding him to arrest and bring before the court.
Does a person who has a capias issued have to be arrested
Yes, but only by a peace officer of the State of Texas.
Legal Window tint is ?
What is not a traffic condidtion?
A vehicle transporting a load that extends beyond 4ft beyond the vehicles rear shall display____
A person who enters this state as a new resident may operate a motor vehicle in this state for no more than ___ days after the date on which the person enters this state.
Officer has ___ days to report to TCLEOSE any violation over a Class C
CDL you must fill an out of service form to put out for ____ hours
Rotary island, you must drive to the right or left?
Controlled substance means...
a substance including a drug, an adulterant, and a dilutant, listed in schedules 1-5 or pentaly groups 1,1-A or 2-4. Term aggregate weight of any mixuture, solution, or other substance containing a controlled substance.
Which best defines a dangerous drug?
Leaving the alley you should stop before the...
Temporary tags on a car are good for ___ days
Difference between robbery and theft is...
the amount of force used.
The day you cannot serve a civil process is...
Storefront thieves catch professional...
Being cut or agraded by a contaminated object is...
Fight or flight usually results in...
Felony stop, preferred way is to off set vehicle to the left and back____ feet?
Witness comes from another state to testify is not subject to ____
civil or criminal prosecution
What kind of abuse if the threat of sexual abuse is there?
Who has the right to prevent theft?
Written order by the court or clerk directing the person to be arrested and brought to court immediately is a ____
Most crashes for officers occur when....
Responding to crimes already committed is....
Relies on information mostly from witnesses, victims and suspects is....
A child is
10 to 17 years old
Use and ___ to point north on a sketch CR-3
Needed to evict someone...
writ of possession
The exclusion of a witness for the purpose of the prosecution (when witnesses do not talk) is....
invoking the rule
Factor contributing to emergency vehicles having low audible sound is...
Of the following, which is not a place where probable cause to search requirements can be found?
Article 1.21 Code of Criminal Procedure
CCP art. 18.03 if the facts presented to the magistrate under Article 18.02 of this chapter also establish the existence of probable cause that a person has committed some offense under the laws of this state, the search warrant may, in addition, order the ___ of such person
Joe abducts the son of a Dist. court judge. Joe calls the judge, boy speaks, then Joe says" just think of what could happen if Harry Smith is convicted in court. Joe then releases the boy unhurt, what is the most serious offense is...
In transit license plates may be used...
When a dealer is moving the vehicle or when road testing.
The right to have an attorney present during questioning was affirmed by...
Miranda vs Arizona
Persons found in suspicious places & under circumstances which reasonably show that such persons are about to commit some offense against the law may...
Be arrested without a warrant.
The sixth amendment to the us constitution...
gives the right to trail, open to the public.
A report used to continue or add any of the other report types is called a ____ type of report.
Which of the following includes all six major categories of controlled substances?
Punishable by imprisonment for 2-20 yrs, in addition up to $10,000 fine is...
Felony of the 2nd degree.
According to the penal code, custody means...
Under arrest by a peace officer or a public servant.
A car towing another car, the towed car becomes detached and runs off the road striking a tree, causing heavy damage to the front of the car. Which vehicle is actually the traffic unit?
The car doing the towing.
When investigating a crash, an investigator arrives at a conclusion by...
Reasoning based on the culmination of facts.
Which of the following conditions does not justify operating a motor vehicle on an improved shoulder of the roadway?
Under normal conditions, the driver wishes to use the improved shoulder as a clearly marked lane of traffic.
A justice of the peace shall conduct an inquest into the death of a person who dies in the county served by the justice except...
The person dies in a hospital or other institution and the attending physician is able to certify the cause of death.
Which of the following statements is not true concerning the concept of professionalism
It is applied only to the military profession
According to the Penal Code___ is NOT part of the element of offense
admission of guilt
Which of the following is not a Peace Officer in Texas?
Special Agents of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms
The 8th amendment of the constitution guarantees...
right against cruel or unusual punishment
Within the traditional police service model, most decisions are made at the management and mid-management level with little ____ involvement.
Which of the following would not constitute Capital Murder (assuming a person commits murder as defined in the Penal Code)
Murder during the commission of felony criminal mischief
Vic, the local salesman, refuses to leave a residence after being informed to leave by the owner. Vic is arrested for Criminal Trespass. What penalty group would this fall under?
Misdemeanor Class A
When interviewing a victim of family violence, officers should...
Acknowledge her fear of future violence from the abuser and reassure her that the officers are concerned for her safety.
Even though an actor is justified in using deadly force, but recklessly injures or killes an innocent bystander, which of the following would be true in a prosecution for the reckless injury or killing of an innocent 3rd person?
The defenses in Ch. 9 would still and would not be available for him.
Short barrel firearm means a rifle with a barrel less than __ inches or a shotgun barrel length of less than __ inches.
When a person causes the penetration of the anus or female sexual organ of another person who is not the spouse of the actor by means, w/o the person's consent, they have committed...
Stressors can originate...
Internally, externally, functionally
____ means a divided, controlled-access highway for through traffic.
Freeway main line
A person may use deadly force against another to protect a third person when...
a reasonably person in the same situation would not have retreated.
A peace officer appointed to the officer's first supervisory position must receive in service training on supervision during the ___ period after the date of that appointment.
Minimum standards for initial licensure a person must ____.
show no trace of drug dependency or illegal drug use after a physical examiniation, blood test, or other medical test.
Of the following, which is not true of a valid inventory?
A search warrant is required in all instances.
____ refers to those negative attitudes developed by the mistake of judging another person by appearance, age, race, religion, by rumors or by the actions of other individuals of the same group.
Joe blow is wet and cold, To escape the weather, he forces his way into a closed business by breaking out a window (damage $50). Blow should be charged with:
Criminal Trespass (Class B Misd.)
According to penal code____ is the disturbance of mental or physical capacity resulting from the introduction of any substance into the body.
Which of the following circumstances require that a driver not stop at a railroad grade crossing
A police officer or a traffic control signal directs traffic to proceed.
Habitiation includes all of the following except:
Any structure or enclosure designed specifically and only for commercial use.
In the parent child relationship, the rights privileges, duties and powers of a parent are..
right to have physical possession, right to direct moral and religious training, duty to care, control and protect the child
Maximum dollar amount of jurisdiction for a Justice Court in a civil case would be:
Which of the following is not an objective of the CCP
To insure the uniform enforcement of the laws of the State of Texas.
Punishable by 2-10 years, max fine of $10,000
3rd Degree Felony
Fourth amendment of the Constitution
protects citizens from unreasonable searches and seizures.
Mack intentionally strikes Sam in the head/shoulders w/a nightstick. The incident took place in the jail where Mack was booking Sam in. Sam did nothing to provoke Mack except speak poorly about mack's family heritage, what offense has occurred?
Violation of Civil Rights of Prisoner
A person commits an offense if, with intent to harass another, he sends them a letter containing suggestions of sexual acts they are to perform together (and which the recipient consider obscene)
A characteristic of apprehension patrol tactics is:
low visibility and surveillance
Which of the following is punishable by life in prision?
The width between the boundary lines of a publicly maintained way when any part of which is open to the public for vehicular travel is a...
street or highway
Where do peace officers get the authority for a violation of the Transportation Code?
When an assault occurs w/o negative consequences for the batterer..
finds it easy to deny himself and others that he did anything wrong.
Punishable by confinement in a state jail not more than 2 years, no less than 180 days, fine up to 10,000 is a ...
State Jail Felony.
An example of the 5th amendment right to protection against self-incrimination is the case of :
Miranda vs Arizona
A person that operates a motor vehicle on a public roadway which is not currently registered is guilty of what offense?
Operating unregistered motor vehicle
A flashing red signal is
a stop sign
On a two way roadway, no vehicle shall be driven on the left side of the roadway, between ___ feet of an intersection, bridge, or tunnel in an incorporated city.
When an accident occurs on a highway that has more than one designation, us ____ number
The duty of a driver upon being involved in a traffic crash is
stop, render aid, identify themselves
Officer dudley has stopped snidely for a traffic violation. snidely is abusive towards dudley, but no one is around to witness it. Dudley arrests snidley for DOC, knowing he doesn't have a lawful arrest, what offense did dudley commit?
In US vs Carrol, the supreme court upheld an officer's right to search a vehicles trunk when the officer has_____
A person who recklessly causes the death of an individual may be charged with...
Which of the following would not be an indicator of gang involvement?
Dropping out of school
In our life we must obtain/maintain a balance of three basic needs, two of which are aerobic exercise and emotional equilibrium, what the third?
positive eating plan
A minimum standard for annual firearms for fully automatic weapons shall include..
at least 30 rounds of duty ammunition
Minimum standards for fully automatic weapons shall...
include at least two timed reloads
Which amendment to the constitution gives citizens the right to an attorney during criminal proceedings?
You have probable cause to believe that a well known bank robber has written plans to rob a bank in his diary, you may...
No search warrant can be issued.
You have probable cause to believe that weapons prohibited by the Penal Code are kept in a file cabinet in the editors office of the local newspaper, you may...
Obtain a search warrant and seize the weapons.
A____is the written statement filed and presented in behalf of the State by the district or county attorney charging the defendant with an offense which may by law be so prosecuted
Which of the following is NOT and objective of the Code of Criminal Procedure
To insure the uniform enforcement of the laws of the State of Texas
Which of the following is NOT true regarding Art. 6.06 of the CCP, Prevention of injury?
The officer need not protect the property of the spouse since this is community property.
Unless specifically stated for the offense, generally speaking, you have ___ years from the date of commission to present a felony indictment
A person may be fined up to $500 if they refuse to obey a subpoena in a ____ case.
Which of the following statements is not correct concerning section 8.04 of the CCP, Dispersing Riot?
They may only be dispersed by commanding them to do so.
Which of the following is not a true statement concerning Article 1 General Provisions of the CCP
The right to writ of habeas corpus shall not be suspended except in time of war.
Which of the following would not be a Special Investigator as defined in the CCP?
Railroad Peace Officers
A crowd develops into ____ when all or most of it's members have been instilled w/a purpose and an intent to carry out their purpose, regardless of the consequences
In addition to the other elements of the offense of riot, there must be ___ or more participants present.
A crown can be classified as...
Which of the following is NOT an objective in conducting a crime scene search?
Obtaining written statements from possible witnesses
A statement made by the accused who is unable to write must bear his mark and the mark must be witnessed by...
A person other than a peace officer.
Which of the following is not an element of the continuing or follow up investigation?
Determine how the crime was committed
If a classroom teacher, while engaged in the performance of his duties, is threatened with imminent bodily injury, what offense has occurred?
Assault Class C
Romeo gives Juliet (an adult) and aphrodisiac w/o her knowledge. Juliet is so overwhelmed that she has sexual intercourse with Romeo even though she had always refused his advances before. Romeo may be charged with..
At trial on a narcotics arrest a policman testifies w/intent to deceive and under oath that he had a reliable informant who gave him pc for a search warrant. He had no informant and the statement could have affected the outcome of the trial, officer may be charged with..
BJ pries open a window and enter's Sue's home where he forces her to have intercourse with him. There were no threats or serious injury to Sue (who did not consent) Sue is 18, the most serious charge that BJ can face is...
Burglary 1st degree
Intentional tampering with a public utility which causes interruption of services is punishable as a....
Class A misd.
Granny kicks the dog catcher in the shins because he testified against her in court for violation of the city's leash law. The most serious offense Granny may be charged with is...
Real property, tangible/intangible personal property including anything severed from land, money, document. All of the above.
A person has committed the offense of ___ if he intentionally causes bodily injury to a person he knows is a peace officer who is effecting an arrest or search...
Which is the following is not an objective of the Penal Code?
To bar, suspend or otherwise affect the right or liability to damages, authorized by law to be recovered in a civil suit for conduct defined as an offense.
When one "ought to be aware" of an unjustifiable risk and fails to perceive such risk, his mental state is best described as...
Physical pain, illness or any impairment of physical condition is the definition of which of the following terms....
An employee steals over a two week period, a watch $150, TV $450, clothing worth $350. Which grade of theft would he be charged with
Misdemeanor Class A
A person commits an offense if with intent to prevent or disrupt a lawful meeting, he obstructs or interferes with the meeting by physical action or verbal utterance. What offense has been committed?
Disrupting meeting or procession
If, without the effective consent of the owner, one remains concealed in a business after closing hours and burglarizes the coin machines for $85 what is the highest offense he is guilty of?
Cadet Jones did not study for his Penal Code test, in order to gain more time for study, he states a bomb will go off in 20 minutes. Cadet Jones may be charged with ..
On a two way roadway, no vehicle shall be driven on the left side of the roadway, between ___feet of an intersection,bridge, or tunnel in an incorporated city
Whenever the Dept. of Public Safety issues an original DL to a person under 18, the license shall be designated and clearly marked...
provisional drivers license.
Which of the following persons may not be issued any type of a driver's license in the State of Texas?
Any person who is under 15
No more than __ driving lamps may be lighted at any one time while the vehicle is in operation...
4 driving lamps
The boundary lines of a highway are..
The entire width between the boundary lines publicly maintained when any part is used for vehicular travel.
No vehicle may overtake to the left is such movement causes the vehicle to come within 200 feet of oncoming traffic, true or false.
A police officer is exempt from certain traffic laws without the use of emergency equipment under which of the following conditions
knowledge of his presence will cause the suspect to destroy or
loose evidence of a suspected felony B.
the suspect might flee C.
that there might be a greater potential for collision on a multi
lane roadway with the use of emergency equipment D.
all of the above 9.1.16
A vehicle is stopped for a traffic offense and the driver fails to display proof of liability insurance. The correct arrest title is...
No liability insurance.
___means every device in, upon, or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a highway except devices used exclusively upon stationary rails or tracks
Children under ___ of age are required to be in safety seats
A driver must upon the approach of an emergency vehicle that is using it's emergency light and siren..
Pull over to the right edge of the roadway and stop
Which of the following conditions does not justify operating a motor vehicle on an improved should of the roadway..
Under normal conditions, the driver wishes to use the improved shoulder as a clearly marked lane of traffic.
Under which of the following circumstances is a vehicle permitted to drive to the left of the roadway?
To avoid a collision
Which of the following is not a violation of the Transportation Code?
Failure to allow sufficient space between vehicles for passing when proceeding in a funeral procession
Which of the following vehicles does not have a burden to yield the right of way?
The driver of a vehicle intending to proceed straight through an intersection on a through highway without turning.
The five injury codes on the Texas Peace Officers Accident report are K A B C & O, true or false
At an accident scene, an officer must keep the unqualified from giving first aid, true of false?
Speed computations from skid marks show the vehicle's___
The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident no investigated by LE which results in the injury or death of an individual or more than $500 damage to property, must report to DPS within...
The county court could receive appeals from persons who had previously had their case tried in the ____
Justice of the Peace
The act of sexual harassment is best described in the Texas Penal Code as...
The maximum dollar amount of jurisdiction for a justice court in a civil case would be...
We can always state that the proper court to hear the complaints of a divorce would be...
A citizen has ask you to advise them of which court would always conduct proceedings concerning child custody. the proper court would be...
There is a lawsuit to contest an election of a political figure, the proper court jurisdiction will be in the ____ court.
The term WRIT is best described as: A written order directed to the Sheriff/Constrable to perform some act on behalf of the court and give them the authority to perform that act. True or False
A writ of sequestration would correctly order the sheriff/constable to...
A and C are the correct answers...Seize certain personal property from the defendant and hold awaiting further orders of the court, allow the defendant or the plaintiff to REPLEVY the property
A forcible entry and detainer lawsuit is the responsibility of the Justice of the Peace Court in the precinct where the property is located, true or false?
A writ of possession has been directed to the Sheriff/constable to restore the premises to the landlord. The sheriff/constable may now;;;
B C are correct, give tenants ample time to move after serving notice, have a warehouseman move and store the property of the tenant.
A victim of Family Violence is seeking relief and protection. She asks you which
of the following court documents will give her long term protection and a penal
violation for disobedience of the order. You shall select ___________ as the
best for her needs.
The ____ has the responsibility for removing ESTRAYS from the public roadway
Sheriffs and constables are also known as...
A & B are correct, Peace officers and Elected officials
A ____________ is any drug or device that is not included in schedules I thru V
of the Texas Controlled Substance Act and that is unsafe for
The penalty for the manufacture or delivery of a dangerous drug is a
state jail felony
It is a ____________ to sell drug paraphernalia to a person younger than 18
years of age and who is at least 3 years younger than the actor.
state jail felony
which of the following is a common symptom of abuse of a drug?
nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
it is a defense to prosecution if a person, who is not authorized by law to, manufacture an illegal drug, and the sole intent is for personal consumption, true/false
The most commonly abused illegal substance is...
Delivery of marijuana is punishable as a state jail felony is the amount delivered is ___or less but more than ___
Which of the following statements is true concerning the offense of Possession of Marijuana
it must be a usable quantity of marijuana
A license or permit is valid for a period of__from the date issued.
Possession of more than ___ of liquor in a dry area is prima facie evidence that it is possessed with intent to sell.
Child means a person who is ___years of age or older and under ___years of age.
Delinquent conduct is conduct, includding traffic offenses, that violate the penal laws of this sate, true/false
Title 3 Delinquent Children and Children in Need of Supervision The Family Code was enacted for the following purpose:
Control the commission of unlawful acts by children
____required to report child abuse.
Persons having cause to believe child abuse is or has occurred are.
Persons reporting child abuse pursuant to Chpt. 34 of the Family Code are...
Immune from civil liability that might otherwise be incurred or imposed, unless they are reporting in bad faith or malice.
Notes in the field should contain only police related information True/False
When taking notes you should alternate between____
Listening & writing
Which of the following is the most common type of resistance encountered by law enforcement officers?
Which of the following moral considerations or forces is most likely to have the greatest influence on an officer's decision to use deadly force?
The individual's conscience
Which of the following statements is true concerning the psychological aspects of the use of force?
Self-control results from confidence in one's skills though practice and training
Which is the following is not a true statement concerning a professional police officer's use of force.
None, all are true statements,
know when to move from words to
know when to return to words once a threat is
have the ability to evaluate personnel performance
The Texas Disaster Act requires that all requests for assistance be channeled
through the proper civil authority to the ____________ via the
Governor/Department of Public Safety
Which of the following is important to problem solving?
it is an important element of
it distinguishes you from a functional bureaucrat
Which of the following is not a reason for errors in reasoning?
Using a systematic step-by-step approach to the problem
____________________ is an organized and relatively unchanging combination of a
person's knowledge and feelings about someone or something that influences him
to behave in a certain way in regard to that person or things.
____________________ refers to those negative attitudes developed by the mistake
of judging another person by his appearance, age, race, religion, nationality,
etc.; by rumors or by the actions of other individuals of the same group.
Which of the following is NOT correct?
Prejudice is not based on religion
The act of regarding one's culture as the center of the universe is known as;
The function of prejudice that provides an outlet for projecting one's tensions
and frustrations onto other people.
Which of the following is not true concerning the historical development of the police models or styles of the 1900-1940's era
The assignment of officers from walking beats to motorized (radio) unity brought the officers and community closer together.
Which of the following statements is true concerning the historical development
of police models or styles of the l950 - 1970's era. (2.1.1)
The professional model, with it's emphasis on accountability and standards, developed and became the dominant style of policing
of the following is not one of the objectives of patrol
All of the above, to preserve peace, supress crime by timely response, apprehend suspects, regulate non-criminal conduct through good officer citizen relationships
If a suspect has his hands in his pockets, you should...
not allow him to remove them
Which of the following is not true concerning one-officer patrol?
One officer alone takes more chances
Which of the following is not a true statement concerning two officer patrol.
Provides less of a safety factor due to lack of attention
The field interview is not used...
to determine which patrol make (or type) to use.
Which of the following is not a formal method used by law enforcement agencies to enhance public service?
non-punitive interactions with the public (talking to people)
Remarks made by the officer should be in the form of a statement rather than a
Which of the following is NOT one of the stages of grief that victims experience?
In discussing how intensely a victim reacts to an incident, which of the
following would NOT be a factor?
whether the response of the police was timely
Family violence statistics indicate that:
All are correct...
wife beating usually only results in minor injuries not requiring
medical treatment B.
about one-third (30%) of murdered women are killed by their
husbands or boyfriends C.
victims leave an average of six times before they leave for
in approximately two-thirds (60%) of homes with spouse abuse,
children are beaten as well
A mentally retarded person may sometimes be recognized by...
All of the above...physical impairment, inappropriate clothing, slowness in speech or slurred speech.
Distance for hazard and turn signals to be seen?
What color are signaling devices?
red or amber
What are the color signals to the rear?
Red, amber, yellow
distance train must be in sight for a car to stop at railroad crossing/emits signal audible is....
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