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community oriented policing
study guide questions
All but which of the following is true in relation to community policing?
It grabs headlines throughout the nation.
Community plicing is a transitional process in which the ____removes barriers that impede change.
Chief executive officer
All but which of the follwoing is true about the working definitions of community policing?
The place work to solve a community's problems for them
An essential ingredient of community policing is
empowerment of officers and first line supervisors
Woth the introduction of community policing, the ___is/are at center stage.
first line supervisors
Quality supervision must personify the attributes of __if community policing is to succeed.
a coach and an authoritarian
During the facilitation process, the supervisor must do all of the following except.
take over the task of an independent problem solver
responsibilities of a first line supervisor for supervising community policing officers include
ensuring the retention of beat integrity when problem solving
Supervisors can reinforce the collaboration process of problem solving by
using a hands off approach that encourages independence
Failure should lead to
All but which of the following describes the first line supervisors functions under empowerment
The first phase of problem solving alpproach is
Philosphically, community policing is an insignificant change in the provisions of police services
Community polcing gives officers an opportunity to move closer to the community
Community policing is a trasnitional process in which the chief executive officer removes barriers that impede change
Community policing to be successful demands radical changes over time if there is to be significant alteration in the way the organization attains goals
Line officers and supervisors are the recipients of a monor shift of power and authority
Empwerment is when the supervisor encourages officers to stay out of trouble or not bother their sergeant
When empwerment occurs, community plicing is doomed
Supervisors must convey to all officers the importance of community polcing and that it is real police work
Under community policing, isolation between officers and detectives must always be reduced
The chief executive officer is the key to community policing and all other units should support the problem solving efforts
Methods in which first line supervisors monitor and respond to citizen complaints affect the credibility of the line officers as well as the police department
community policing involves giving officers greater control over their working conditions
The first line supervisor must manage in a formal manner to avoid mistakes
When managing failure a first line supervisor must personalize the failure of the community policing officer and evaluate the individual officers to decide if he or she is fit to belong to the unit
The importance of collaboration in community policing is that it can provide a variety of the resources to resolve identifiable problems
The analysis component of the problem solving approach involves indentification of a community problem
The problem solving approach may asses the effectiveness of comunity policing throught publiic surveys