Barron's Police Officer Exam (9th Edition) by Donald Schroeder, Frank Lombardo

By Donald Schroeder, Frank Lombardo

This up-to-date guide offers info, perform exams, and techniques for different query varieties utilized by police departments through the kingdom. It includes--
• 4 full-length perform checks with all questions replied and defined
• legit checks given through a wide metropolitan police division
• techniques for taking computer-based multiple-choice assessments, in addition to for the normal paper/pencil multiple-choice examination
• New studying comprehension query sort with notice choice questions, plus concepts for answering those questions
• New, updated pattern varieties and new illustrations

An extra diagnostic examination provides questions like those who have seemed on fresh entry-level tests utilized by police departments around the state. additionally incorporated are test-taking information for all query varieties, urged principles for powerful learn, and an in depth description of a police officer's tasks. up-to-date chapters take note of the new pattern via police departments to depend upon oral interviews and automated checking out while deciding upon cops.

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MA 470/98 (1998), four officers of Special Duty Squad were found guilty of assaulting a drug offender by causing actual bodily harm. The judgment in the case provided extensive discussion of what happened and why the officers ran afoul of the law. CONCLUSION This chapter investigates how HKP use-of-force is being conducted and controlled. It finds that the HKP has established a very tight administrative control system in monitoring police firearm use, with a force continuum doctrine as an operational guide, and common law ‘‘reasonable under the circumstances’’ as judicial review norm.

Were commonly referred to as ‘‘licensed thugs’’ (‘‘ In the 1990s, HKP recorded somewhere between 3,000 and 4,000 complaints against police on duty each year, with 50% or more registered as police assaults. However, very few Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) cases were substantiated. For example, IPCC reported in the ‘‘Number of Assault Allegations Endorsed by the IPCC by Nature of Injury and by Result of Investigation in the Years 1999–2001,’’ that in documented Kam C. Wong, Xavier University POLICE AND THE USE OF FORCE IN HONG KONG 23 injury cases, only one out of 633 cases in 1999, six out of 557 in 2000, and three out of 340 cases were substantiated (IPCC).

11. ); Lighting, visibility, and weather conditions; Point of aim (all officers should be aware that it is part of their training to open fire at center body mass and not at extremities) ; 12. Any action taken immediately after the incident which is directly relevant to the open fire; 13. If the incident resulted from a pre-planned operation, what briefing and instructions were given. Reasonableness in the Circumstances There are two kinds of reasonableness tests (subjective vs. objective). Subjective reasonableness requires investigation into what the officer knows, POLICE AND THE USE OF FORCE IN HONG KONG 27 perceives, feels, and thinks at the moment that lead him or her to shoot (Hong Kong Police 2008).

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