Basics of Law Enforcement (Review)

By _____, 25 U.S cities employed women as police officers.
1915

Which of the following would NOT be considered an example of a emergency response operational strategy?
minor traffic accident

A centralized law enforcement agency….
Combines criminal investigations w/ patrol of state highways

According to the 2001 Status of Women in Policing Survey, about what percentage of U.S law enforcement officers is female?
12.7%

Roles within police agencies generally fall into one of the two categories_______ operations.
line or staff

Alice Stebbins Wells is considered…
the first police woman in the world

Which of the following was a national study of police practices?
Crime stoppers

The opportunity of law enforcement officers to exercise choice in their daily activities is called…
Police discretion

The Chain of Command is an important concept in law enforcement. The chain is organized from the _____ to the ______
highest, lowest

Which state created the first modern state police agency?
Pennsylvania