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Policing Study Set 1

Criminal Justice

Quiz 3 :

Organizing The Police Department

Quiz 3 :

Organizing The Police Department

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A civil service system solves all managerial problems with promotion,demotion,and dismissal.
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All three shifts in the police three-tour system have the same characteristics.
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In some jurisdictions,reserve officers are paid,and in some they are not.
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The police structure in the United States is:
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Marine Corps general Smedley Butler​ organized a "bandit squad" to raid prostitution houses and suspected crime dens in Philadelphia.
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Most police management experts say the span of control in a police department should be one supervisor to every 11 to 15 officers of a lower rank.
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The civil service system is a ____________________ system.
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Officers are looking for leadership characteristics in their managers that will positively influence them in their police career.
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When an officer transfers from one department to another,they can lose some or all of their investment in their pension plans.
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The civil service system was created by the:
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The number of officers or subordinates a supervisor can supervise effectively is called:
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Modern police organizations can be considered bureaucracies.
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A reserve officer is not considered to be sworn personnel.
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Most government employees at the federal,state,and local levels are managed by a civil service system.
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Most police departments,particularly large departments,are governed by civil service regulations.
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The 4-10 schedule makes it easier for managers to schedule employees.
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The management concept that says that each individual in an organization is supervised by one immediate supervisor or boss who in turn reports to a higher supervisor is termed:
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The leadership team is an independent body with authority to make binding decisions on a wide range of policy issues,working conditions,and departmental strategies.
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Police unions are predominantly local organizations that bargain and communicate with the local police department and the mayor or chief's office.
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Police fraternal organizations​ generally focus on national origin,ethnic,or gender identification.
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