CRJ 4.2 Multiple Choice Questions (20)

How Herman Goldstein, the Father of Problem-oriented Policing, described the police role in society.

  • Quasi-Military Organization
  • Residual Problems of Society
  • Tribal Police
  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

A branch of the Department of Homeland Security that has the responsibility of dealing with lawful immigration matters, such as the issuance of green cards.

  • Order Maintenance
  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF)
  • Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS)
  • Local Police Department

Enforces federal laws, supports other criminal justice agencies, and provides security and transport for the federal courts.

  • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF)
  • Secret Service
  • U.S. Marshals Service (USMS)

    A style of policing characterized by a concern for code enforcement and the use of written policies and procedures.

  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF)
  • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
  • Legalistic Style
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

An American political scientists that wrote extensively on criminal justice issues, perhaps most famous for developing Broken Windows Theory.

  • Residual Problems of Society
  • U.S. Marshals Service (USMS)
  • James Q. Wilson
  • Sworn Officer

Protects and defends the U.S .against terrorist and foreign intelligence threats, upholds and enforces the criminal laws of the U.S., and provides leadership and criminal justice services to federal, state, municipal, and international agencies and partners.

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
  • James Q. Wilson
  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
  • Service Style

    Police officers employed by a Native American tribe as opposed to a municipality.

  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
  • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
  • Service Style
  • Tribal Police

    An organization that has some but not all of the characteristics of the military.

  • Local Police Department
  • Quasi-Military Organization
  • Service Style
  • SWAT

    Military style uniforms also known as fatigues.

  • American Bar Association
  • Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS)
  • BDU
  • Residual Problems of Society

An acronym for Special Weapons and Tactics; a tactical response team trained to deal with unusually dangerous situations.

  • Tribal Police
  • Watchman Style
  • Quasi-Military Organization
  • SWAT

    A law enforcement agency with the primary law enforcement responsibility within a particular municipality.

  • Sworn Officer
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
  • Secret Service
  • Local Police Department

    Enforces the controlled substances laws and regulations of the United States.

  • Service Style
  • Secret Service
  • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
  • Quasi-Military Organization

    A style of policing that focuses on order maintenance rather than code enforcement.

  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF)
  • SWAT
  • Watchman Style
  • Legalistic Style

    A police responsibility that deals with threats to the public peace and order as opposed to dealing with serious crimes.

  • Quasi-Military Organization
  • American Bar Association
  • Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS)
  • Order Maintenance

Conducts criminal investigations, regulates the firearms and explosives industries, and assists other law enforcement agencies.

  • American Bar Association
  • SWAT
  • Secret Service
  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF)

A bona fide law enforcement officer with arrest powers; so-called because such officers are required to take an oath of office that includes an oath to defend the Constitution.

  • Sworn Officer
  • Watchman Style
  • Quasi-Military Organization
  • Legalistic Style

    A respected, national association of attorneys that is very active in civil rights and other criminal justice issues.

  • Local Police Department
  • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
  • American Bar Association
  • Service Style

    A style of policing that is concerned more with helping members of the community than with strict code enforcement.

  • Service Style
  • SWAT
  • Watchman Style
  • Sworn Officer

A branch of the United States Department of Homeland Security tasked with providing protection to the President as well as investigating certain types of financial crimes.

  • Secret Service
  • Sworn Officer
  • Order Maintenance
  • U.S. Marshals Service (USMS)

    Protects the nation’s transportation systems to ensure freedom of movement for people and commerce.

  • Service Style
  • U.S. Marshals Service (USMS)
  • SWAT
  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA)