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  1. Officers must maintain a professional demeanor
  2. Individual agencies might not use the radio codes reviewed in the textbook
  3. An exact match in the FCIC/NCIC database, called a __________, must be confirmed before an officer arrests a wanted person or recovers a missing person or stolen property. To confirm this, contact the agency that entered the information into the database to verify the information is valid.
  4. When setting a perimeter, officers should be able to maintain visual contact with each other to prevent
  5. The SARA model is a
  6. When responding as backup, __________ situations may include assisting with serving a warrant or responding to a vehicle pursuit.
  7. Basic police radio communication generally relies on __________ types of equipment.
  8. An agency involved in the misuse of the FCIC/NCIC systems
  9. The FCIC/NCIC logs are used for
  10. __________ protects officers from incoming gunfire.
  11. At a detention facility, the transporting officer is responsible for the prisoner
  12. The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles maintains an online inquiry database known as the ___________.
  13. The hit confirmation process (in the FCIC/NCIC database) ensures that system information remains valid and is __________ to the person or property of interest to the officer.
  14. The __________ code system uses the number "10" to precede other numbers that represent specific activities.
  15. When you receive a call from dispatch, you should
  16. Perimeters should be adjusted as necessary
  17. Sensitive information or criminal history details should only be transmitted by radio
  18. The 911 public safety telecommunicator uses the __________ to communicate with all officers.
  19. Officers should record __________ roll call information that may affect their shifts.
  20. When in the presence of a suspect,
  21. Do not leave __________ to memory when you receive information that dispatch provides.
  22. Good __________ skills improve through practice, such as memorizing car descriptions or observing pedestrians and environmental details.
  23. You should
  24. The __________ officer is primarily responsible for officer safety concerns at the scene.
  25. Most information entered into the Florida Crime Information Center (FCIC)
  26. Officers should monitor radio transmissions from other units at all times in the event that other units may require __________.
  27. The __________ system contains information from records of stolen, abandoned, and recovered property and wanted and missing person files for all 50 states, Canada, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia.
  28. __________ creates a permanent physical record that law enforcement agencies use to identify a person, alive or dead, and compare with unknown prints.
  29. The communications or dispatch center
  30. When calls for backup assistance occur,
  31. Before going on patrol, identify
  32. __________ is a search/report system that effectively cross-matches fingerprints and criminal histories; contains photographs (including faces and tattoos); searches national and other criminal justice databases; and allows for instant updates of criminal justice information systems.
  33. The greatest threat in a building search is the possibility of a __________.
  34. The __________ response is the body's preparation to either get far away from a dangerous situation or be physically prepared to face it head on.
  35. During a stop, what information should an officer ask a suspect to provide?
  36. Enough perimeter resources should be used to
  37. __________ policing is the integration of community policing and law enforcement intelligence.
  38. Avoid conducting a building search alone and use additional resources, including
  39. As officers move through a building, they need to be aware of narrow spaces that restrict movement; these are commonly referred to as __________. These are typically doorways, hallways, and windows.
  40. __________ can raise awareness of a potentially dangerous situation and prepare an officer to react, such as in the case of the fight or flight response.
  41. When in doubt, officers should consult a supervisor or consider notifying the agency public information officer (PIO) __________ releasing any information (about an arrest situation) to the public.
  42. If you experience radio failure,
  43. Suspicious activity
  44. When using a police radio, speak __________ into the microphone with an even tone of voice.
  45. Due to the sensitive nature and sheer volume of information included in the FCIC/NCIC systems,
  46. __________ is gathering information for law enforcement purposes; also includes entering, running, vehicle check, records check, wants and warrants check, criminal justice database check, and FCIC/NCIC Department of Safety and Motor Vehicle database check.
  47. __________ stress involves elements of an officer's surroundings, such as the weather or high noise levels that could add mental or physical strain.
  48. When an officer takes self-initiated action during patrol, what information should be transmitted to dispatch?
  49. __________ stress is short-lived and is similar to what people experience before taking a test or testifying in court.
  50. You should advise dispatch
  51. When conducting a building search,
  52. The reliability of an FCIC record
  53. Computerized criminal history (CCH) information
  54. A __________ is the area surrounding an incident that officers may cordon off to prevent unauthorized people from leaving or entering.
  55. What are some of the factors that can affect an officer's sense of smell?
  56. __________ stress affects an individual's perception of situations and events. Causes are very specific to the individual and include personal attitudes towards work, perceptions of others, and work-related goals.
  57. How can an officer be prepared for difficult situations?
  58. What does survival readiness involve?
  59. Officers working high priority calls may request dispatch to
  60. When entering a room using the __________ technique, an officer and a partner enter the room by hooking around the corner at the point of entry. They stand on opposite sides or on the same side of the door. They should wrap around the wall and into the room.
  61. In order to alleviate __________, scan your surroundings, practice controlled breathing, and employ self-talk techniques.
  62. __________ requires immediacy in responding to an incident, which increases the likelihood of catching the offender.
  63. Community-oriented policing has two core components: __________ and __________.
  64. Throughout their shifts, officers use radios to send and receive __________ information, call for backup, or identify a suspect or wanted person.
  65. Considerations during a foot pursuit include what
  66. Law enforcement officers often have to obtain information quickly through their communications database called the __________.
  67. During booking procedures, the transporting or the booking officer should verify that an
  68. When responding as backup, __________ situations can range from assisting with administrative paperwork to providing additional equipment.
  69. __________ stress responses may include erratic work habits and decreased productivity.
  70. Prior to conducting a building search, uninvolved people should
  71. In accordance with rules established by Florida's secretary of state, all radio transmissions that are recorded must be retained for __________ days.
  72. Objects that keep an officer hidden but provide a position from which he or she can observe are examples of __________.
  73. All FCIC/NCIC transactions are
  74. The National Study of Police Suicide (NSOPS) states that
  75. Before making a voice transmission, listen to make sure there is no other radio traffic and then depress and hold the transmit button for approximately __________ second(s) before speaking.
  76. The size and scope of the perimeter will be determined
  77. The National Crime Information Center (NCIC) and the Florida Crime Information Center (FCIC) systems are available __________.
  78. Users authorized by statute can access __________ to view: driver images and signatures, state-issued identification cards, applications for driver's licenses, driving history, vehicle history for motorists, and identification documents used by non-citizens.
  79. Officers should always be alert for indicators of danger and should use their __________ skills to analyze the scene for potential dangers.
  80. Some officers who are unable to manage stress and depression
  81. __________ stress responses include temporary increases in anxiety, tension, and irritability.
  82. What safety techniques should you use when preparing to approach the scene of a call?
  83. __________ stress results from a variety of sources over time. For example, an individual has domestic, financial, and career problems.
  84. It is extremely important that information included in arrest reports or on fingerprint cards (entered in the FCIC)
  85. Factors that contribute to __________ stress include trauma related to injury or death, or to financial or family difficulties.
  86. Information released too soon about evidence, potential witnesses, or any other aspect of a crime
  87. The __________ issues concealed weapon permits. Officers can make database inquiries on concealed weapons permits through dispatch.
  88. Officers use mobile electronic devices to
  89. When setting a perimeter, officers should be positioned so they will be able to
  90. If you do not have sufficient information on a suspect (when preparing a BOLO),
  91. __________ is the individual's way of interpreting, organizing, and attaching meaning to observations and information obtained through the senses.
  92. Negative stress can
  93. Resources available to set a perimeter may include
  94. The entering agency is responsible for
  95. Taking accurate inventories and securing a prisoner's property protects the officer and the agency
  96. Employing agencies are liable for their officers'
  97. What situations may occur in which a perimeter will be necessary?
  98. An officer may take juveniles to an adult jail or police lockup for temporary custody for no more than __________ hours or for the purpose of fingerprinting and photographing, as long the juvenile is out of the sight and hearing of adults.
  99. Transportation (for a prisoner) in a non partitioned vehicle
  100. Misuse of the FCIC/NCIC system can result in serious consequences, such as
  101. Upon arrival at the scene, the backup officer should
  102. The __________ prohibits people who use police radios from: transmitting nonessential or excessive signals, messages, or communications; using profane, indecent, or obscene language; willfully damaging or permitting damage to radio apparatuses; maliciously interfering with another unit's radio transmission; making unidentified transmissions; transmitting before the air is clear and interfering with other transmissions; transmitting a call signal, letter, or numeral not assigned to the station or unit; adjusting, repairing, or altering a radio transmitter.
  103. Portable/handheld radios are used
  104. not all stress
  105. Proper knowledge and use of the radio
  106. Radio codes and signals save airtime and convey __________ and definite meanings.
  107. __________ communication is a system that uses the word "signal" to precede numbers.
  108. Scanning takes a broad, intensive view of a particular area or series of events to describe community problems accurately. Often, you can state these descriptions as answers to which of the following questions?
  109. The Florida Crime Information Center (FCIC) is housed at the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) in __________.
  110. A basic perimeter can be set
  111. When conducting a building search, it is important
  112. What are some examples of cover?
  113. When officers finish using retrieved CCH information,
  114. __________ the record of the computerized criminal history (CCH) is created, the FDLE first must process and verify the information by fingerprint review.
  115. Possible community partners can include
  116. Prior to entering a room (when conducting a building search), and officer should visually clear as much of the room as possible. One technique is called __________. Officers should stand to one side of the door and scan as many parts of the room as possible. When you enter a room, you should move deliberately.
  117. As soon as possible, the first responding officer (at the scene of a call)
  118. __________ discourages criminal activity through an officer's visibility.
  119. __________ stress responses may include headaches, blood pressure changes, loss of sleep, and excessive eating.
  120. Additional charges, arrests, dispositions, and other information in the computerized criminal history (CCH) will be added by the state attorney's office, the Clerk of the Court, and the __________.
  121. __________ taken at booking provides a visual record of each suspect.
  122. When entering a room using the __________ technique, officers start on opposite sides of the doorway. They enter rapidly, one after the other, crossing to the opposite sides.
  123. The __________ database contains records of vehicles or boats registered in Florida and driver's license information. Insurance information is available through this system.
  124. Officers should conduct all radio communication in a professional manner and understand that there is no expectation of __________.
  125. Prior to arriving at the scene of a call, the officer should turn __________ emergency lights and sirens prior to arriving at the scene of a call and reduce speed.
  126. The key elements in the SARA Model are: __________.
  127. If you arrive at the scene of an incident and are required to issue an immediate BOLO, relay all significant information to __________.
  128. Dirty, faulty, or improperly maintained equipment. Not taking care of equipment can
  129. Even if a suspect is located (during a building search),
  130. Before transport (of a prisoner) begins,
  131. Ambient sounds, such as traffic, noise from residences, or environmental sounds may
  132. __________ is an object or environment that provides camouflage for an officer but will not stop incoming gunfire.
  133. The __________ is a database house at the FDLE that provides statewide information on people and property, driver's licenses and registration information, wanted and missing people, stolen guns, vehicles, and other property, and a person's status files and computerized criminal histories.
  134. The perimeter will be implemented and officers assigned to posts will ensure
  135. The duties of all public safety telecommunicators include
  136. Public safety telecommunicators (PSTs), also known as dispatchers, are generally __________ personnel who operate the radio and telecommunications systems.
  137. Stress is a
  138. Prior to each shift, .
  139. __________ is the act of recognizing or noting a fact or occurrence using the senses.
  140. By watching an individual's hands,
  141. When using the radio, some agencies use a phonetic alphabet or uniform codes; others prefer __________ (plain English).
  142. What are some techniques an officer can use to reduce stress?
  143. In stressful situations, a person's voice
  144. What are some factors that can affect an officer's vision?
  145. When moving toward a suspect, what actions should the officer take?
  146. __________ stress lies dormant for a period of time and then resurfaces. For example, an officer works a traumatic traffic fatality and ignores the stress of the situation. Later, a family member is involved in a traffic crash and the officer associates this event with the previous fatality; it triggers this kind of stress.
  147. Community partnerships exist
  148. To make their presence known,
  149. With __________, agencies compile statistical data from various sources such as incident reports, field contacts, calls for service, and interagency information sharing. Agencies analyze the data to map and forecast crime trends that allow the effective allocation of resources.
  150. Using the FCIC, law enforcement agencies may enter data about
  151. Clear radio transmissions are
  152. The __________ Model provides a tool for officers to find proactive solutions to community issues.
  153. When approaching a suspect, what are some factors that an officer should consider?
  154. When in the presence of a suspect, reduce the risk and dangers of exposure by using appropriate __________ on the radio.
  155. The corners that cannot be visually cleared from the doorway (also known as __________ corners) must be checked first upon entry. When you encounter these areas, ensure that the area is clear of threats and dangers before moving through them.
  156. An identical hit in the FCIC/NCIC database provides more details about the action the entering agency wants taken depending on the location of the __________.
  157. When performing a query (through the FCIC/NCIC) on __________ , officers should provide the required information, which is name, race, date of birth, and sex.
  158. Herman Goldstein
  159. Once dispatch has notified you of an incident,
  160. Local, state, or national agencies issue BOLOs that may include what?
  161. Prior to a foot pursuit, officers must
  162. When using a flashlight to examine the perimeter of a building, carry the flashlight in your __________ hand and hold it away from your body to avoid presenting a clear target.
  163. __________ and __________ is an effective technique for keeping safe when approaching a suspect.
  164. All information obtained from criminal justice databases is for
  165. The hit confirmation process (in the FCIC/NCIC database) prevents arrests based on outdated or invalid __________.
  166. The __________ contains the National Sex Offender Registry, the files of people on supervised release, protection orders, foreign fugitives, immigration violators, and known or suspected terrorists or gang members.
  167. For a prisoner who is known to be pregnant and in her third trimester, or who is in labor, delivery, or postpartum recovery, restraints may
  168. One technique for visually adapting to darkness is to __________ briefly after entering a dark area to allow your eyes to adjust.
  169. All transmissions on the radio should only relate to __________ business.
  170. The only __________ to give information obtained through the FCIC/NCIC systems is that registration and lien information may be given to towing companies per s. 713.78(4)(b), Florida Statutes.
  171. What are some advantages of foot patrol?
  172. Under the stress of a stressful situation, officers should revert to their __________.
  173. police agencies can retain radio transmissions
  174. During a foot pursuit, attempt to maintain __________ contact with the suspect.
  175. __________ is the narrowing of your field of view during a stressful event such as a vehicle pursuit, foot chase, or armed confrontation.
  176. __________ is a secure internet site used by the Florida criminal justice community as a portal to many beneficial information databases. These include InSite, Florida's Integrated Criminal History System (FALCON), Child Abduction Response Team (CART), and Florida Offender Registration and Tracking Services (FORTS).
  177. Maintaining an effective perimeter
  178. Responding to a call without the appropriate mindset or attitude
  179. __________ stress continues over an extended period, such as the stress of a field training program or working with a difficult co-worker or supervisor.
  180. Community-oriented policing is a philosophy that promotes community partnerships to address the __________ of crime and other community issues.
  181. Community partnerships
  182. All computer activity (by officers)
  183. __________ stress may cause relationship problems, displacement of anger towards family and friends, and withdrawal from domestic and social activities.
  184. The keys to community-oriented policing are the creative and long-term solutions resulting from thorough data collection and analysis put into practice during the __________ phase.
  185. __________ stress responses related to personality may include psychosis, chronic depression, or suicidal thoughts. Those stress responses related to health may include chronic disease, high blood pressure, ulcers, and coronary heart disease. Other health problems that could occur include asthma attacks, diabetes, alcoholism, and substance abuse.
  186. What are some examples of roll call information that officers should record that may affect their shifts?
  187. When working with a partner in a building search, both officers must
  188. There are __________ basic radio codes.
  189. The __________ officer is responsible for directing the approach and handling all communication with the suspect, including commands and interviews.
  190. Officers will be required to transport subjects in custody under a number of conditions,
  191. When developing a plan for contacting a suspect,
  192. When arriving at a scene,
  193. If video or audiotape systems are used to document all or part of the contact, arrest, or transport,
  194. Responding backup officers may gauge their responses based on factors that may include what?
  195. An officer's ability to observe hazards and signs of criminal activity
  196. What can be included in appropriate radio system use?
  197. During a foot pursuit, you must clearly communicate your .
  198. When transporting a prisoner with a physical, sensory, or language disability,
  199. If you shoot a suspect, notify dispatch __________.
  200. Select ALL of the TRUE statements that apply to techniques for searching grounds.
  201. Radio messages should provide essential information, such as
  202. During booking procedures, the officer should make sure that the prisoner is advised
  203. __________ stress involves elements of an officer's job that cause physical or emotional distress. Some may be from forces outside the officer's agency. Stress may also come from daily patrolling and may include the danger of patrolling, the boredom contrasted with the need to be alert, and the responsibility for the safety and welfare of the public.
  204. The __________ code system identifies letters in voice communication.
  205. The type of call dictates a backup officer's
  206. What should an officer do after a suspect is shot?
  207. __________ patrol allows officers to cover a large area and closely observe specific areas.
  208. What are some examples of concealment?
  209. The consequences of officers not monitoring their emotional well-being
  210. When constructing a radio message, delivering accurate information in a __________ , concise manner is extremely important.
  211. Only agencies that maintain a 24-hours a day, seven-days-a-week operation
  212. Agencies may use technology such as scrambled or __________ for specialized units to increase operational security.
  213. The __________ code system combines letters and numbers that may include officer call signs or vehicle tags.
  214. Officers must determine the legal basis for entry
  215. You are expected to become proficient in your __________ language when using a radio to communicate.
  216. When exiting a patrol vehicle at the scene,
  217. When an agency enters data into the FCIC/NCIC,
  218. When speaking on the radio,
  219. __________ has the capability to receive, store, and forward messages to and from its user agencies. It supports inquiries into out-of-state motor vehicle and driver's license files, criminal histories, including those from Canada, agency identification information, aircraft tracking and registration, and out-of-state weather information.
  220. What are some of the various factors that can affect an observer's perception?
  221. __________ is an enhanced state of awareness or "being on guard" that impedes one's ability to relax and disengage from a stressful situation.
  222. The BOLO should include as much as possible of what information?
  223. A connection between the FCIC/NCIC and the __________ provides records of vehicles or vessels registered in Florida and driver's licenses or provides Florida identification card information. Auto insurance information is also available through this system.
  224. The Florida Crime Information Center and the National Crime Information Center enable officers to gather criminal__________ or stolen property information so they can appropriately deal with many incidents.
  225. Drawing on the deterrent value of highly visible traffic enforcement and the knowledge that crimes often involve motor vehicles, the goal of __________ is to reduce crime, crashes, and traffic violations.
  226. A computerized criminal history (CCH)
  227. The primary officer or supervisor will determine
  228. A detaining officer is responsible for a juvenile (in the officer's custody)
  229. If you arrive at the scene of an incident and the need for a BOLO is not immediate, continue to gather and verify information to prepare a written __________.
  230. In the patrol area, knowledge of the __________ and good __________ skills assist officers in determining whether the suspicious activity is a crime in progress.
  231. Community partnerships __________ understanding and trust between law enforcement agencies and community members.
  232. __________ is a psychological disorder that occurs after a person experiences a highly stressful event such as war, physical violence, or a natural disaster. Sufferers may display symptoms such as depression, anxiety, recurring nightmares, and flashbacks.
  233. What steps should be taken when making a physical custody arrest?
  234. Public safety telecommunicators usually work in a(n) __________ area with access to telephones and other resources needed to assist sworn officers.
  235. __________ (on portable radios) should be loud enough for you to hear but not so loud that it is disruptive.
  236. What are some ways that officers may use touch?
  237. When conducting a building search, determine how to
  238. When officers go on or off duty,
  239. Officers should never use __________ to identify any substance.
  240. A perimeter may include
  241. BOLO stands for
  242. When conducting a building search, consider any people in the building
  243. What are some factors which may cause stress?
  244. Radio __________ describes the customs and regulations for dealing with diplomatic formality, precedence, and etiquette when constructing and transmitting radio messages. It also includes proper use of appropriate codes and signals, which varies among agencies and regions.
  245. For booking purposes, the officer should try to confirm the prisoner's biographical information by asking for __________ identification and then requesting __________ identification.
  246. The National Crime Information Center (NCIC) is maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in __________.
  247. __________ is a brief meeting officers attend before each shift. It provides information about current issues to keep in mind while on patrol.
  248. When responding as backup, __________ situations include encountering incidents such as handling an active shooter or a vehicle crash with serious injuries.
  249. Cancel BOLOs
  250. During the entire escort (of the prisoner to the patrol vehicle),
  251. People experiencing __________ are always on alert, constantly scanning their environment for anticipated danger or threats. Because they are unable to let go of the sense of being on duty, officers who experience this may lose connections with family and friends.
  252. System users of the FCIC/NCIC systems must attend the __________ certification class and pass the certification exam.
  253. Officers should never assume
  254. Radio codes help maintain __________ and uniform radio communications.
  255. When observing situations,
  256. Dispatch will alert other officers to
  257. If the FCIC/NCIC database contains data that is the same as or similar to the information submitted,
  258. Officers should always identify themselves as law enforcement officers and give __________ commands, such as "Stop!" and "Don't move!"
  259. Law enforcement officers are called upon at times to
  260. What are some of the most common warning signs of stress in which officers should monitor themselves and fellow officers?
  1. a dispatch
  2. b Concealment
  3. c Fingerprinting
  4. d they must notify dispatch.
  5. e cause serious injury or death to you or others.
  6. f take immediate action in the event someone attempts to enter or leave the perimeter.
  7. g approach upon arrival.
  8. h Clarksburg, West Virginia
  9. i enter based on how the doors and windows open.
  10. j the accuracy, timeliness, and completeness of the records entered (into the FCIC/NCIC systems) and the removal of the information when it is no longer valid.
  11. k to inform law enforcement agencies about pertinent crime-related issues in the community, while establishing a rapport and understanding with the public about the agencies' methods to deter crime.
  12. l Acute
  13. m NCIC
  14. n system compliance, criminal investigations, suspected system misuse, public records requests, and administrative purposes.
  15. o call dispatch and provide the current location, destination, and beginning vehicle mileage.
  16. p non-life-threatening
  17. q Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
  18. r run a criminal justice database check for outstanding warrants, criminal history, and any additional information to include in the BOLO.
  19. s identical
  20. t natural or manmade obstructions.
  21. u FALCON
  22. v to keep officers and the public safe.
  23. w Tallahassee Florida
  24. x the demeanor of the requesting officer

    their familiarities with the area

    the type of assistance needed

    the nature of the call
  25. y tunnel vision
  26. z in the performance of a patrol officer's duty.
  27. aa is created when the booking agency submits the fingerprints and arrest information for an arrested person.
  28. ab non-sworn
  29. ac physical or emotional reaction to an event or situation.
  30. ad FCC
  31. ae observation
  32. af Contact and cover
  33. ag Self-induced
  34. ah Perception
  35. ai Post-traumatic stress disorder
  36. aj the ability to observe activity in specific areas

    being visible to the public

    greater accessibility to the community

    the ability to closely investigate community concerns
  37. ak anyone from entering or leaving a secured area without being seen
  38. al can lose its certification as an FCIC terminal site.
  39. am misuses of criminal justice information.
  40. an should only occur if no other options are available.
  41. ao alphanumeric
  42. ap until the prisoner is received by facility staff.
  43. aq officers may use an earpiece to minimize eavesdropping.
  44. ar precise
  45. as taste
  46. at Reactive patrol
  47. au Work-related
  48. av cover
  49. aw officers must continuously travel through the patrol area and speak to people for short periods.
  50. ax may fluctuate, which can make the radio message difficult to understand.
  51. ay from theft accusations and maintains the chain of custody for items that are evidence.
  52. az fatal funnels
  53. ba before
  54. bb when there is an officer or public safety concern.
  55. bc Proactive patrol
  56. bd intelligence-led policing
  57. be officer identification, current location, the reason for the call, and information specific to the situation.
  58. bf record the information provided by the dispatcher.
    you should respond with your assigned identification.
    you should respond with your current location
  59. bg 30
  60. bh SARA
  61. bi do not be distracted by a few elements; observe the entire scene before making a judgment.
  62. bj support
  63. bk are allowed to make entries into the FCIC/NCIC systems.
  64. bl firearm proficiency

    practical preparedness

    physical fitness

    first aid skills

    situational awareness
  65. bm DAVID
  66. bn evaluate the legal authority to pursue.
  67. bo three
  68. bp Volume
  69. bq use a clear, concise tone and an even rate of speech.
  70. br all
  71. bs the officer must provide the original report and supplemental documentation to the person at the agency responsible for making such data entries.
  72. bt depends on the agency's accuracy when entering the information.
  73. bu by the nature of the incident.
  74. bv erratic work habits
    excessive worry
    excessive alcohol or drug use
    sleeping and eating disorders
    excessive accidents or injuries
    sudden behavioral changes
    complaints from peers or citizens
  75. bw dimly lit objects

    visual defects like nearsightedness and farsightedness

    lighting from sources like streetlights or fluorescent lamps

  76. bx off
  77. by description of vehicle

    description of involved parties

    other assistance needed (backup, ambulance, tow truck, etc.)

    type of action (vehicle crash, fire, disturbance, etc.)

    officer's identification and location
  78. bz Tunnel vision
  79. ca National Crime Information Center
  80. cb Driver and Vehicle Information Database (DAVID)
  81. cc an extended vacation

    participation in non-law enforcement activities such as community organizations, religion, sports, and hobbies

    avoiding excessive amounts of fat, sugar, caffeine, and alcohol

    getting seven to nine hours of sleep a night

    getting regular physical exercise
  82. cd close the door gently and quietly and be conscious of items on your person that make noise.
  83. ce such as prisoner transport, involuntary committals, and juvenile status offenses.
  84. cf may involve the coordination of multiple officers and resources.
  85. cg Cover
  86. ch the suicide rate among criminal justice professionals is higher than the amount of officers shot and killed in the line of duty.
  87. ci person, vehicle, or property description or photograph

    location of the incident

    the subject's name and identifying information

    reason for the BOLO

    alleged violation or reason the subject is wanted

    last known mode and direction of travel
  88. cj visual
  89. ck as soon as possible
  90. cl Turn cell phone to silent mode.

    Maintain contact with dispatch throughout the incident.

    Avoid backlighting/silhouetting other officers.

    Scan the environment for potential threats.

    Secure the contents of your pockets and equipment on your duty belt.

    Use cover and concealment-vehicles, landscape, fencing, or shadows.
  91. cm a perceived threat
    real threat
    psychological response to a demanding situation or change
    physiological response to a demanding situation or change
  92. cn contact
  93. co centralized
  94. cp to stay together and search each room thoroughly before moving to the next.
  95. cq law enforcement
  96. cr ten or numeric
  97. cs plan messages before transmitting them on the police radio.

    communicate with dispatch throughout your shift.
  98. ct officers should decide whether to contact the suspect immediately or wait for backup.
  99. cu may hinder the investigative process.
  100. cv a potential threat until you or another officer determines their status.
  101. cw shrubs

    display cases

  102. cx location, direction of travel, and a description of the suspect-and to continuously update this information
  103. cy inspect items on your duty belt to ensure all equipment is present and functional
  104. cz be directed to a safe location.
  105. da warrants
  106. db continuous cycle that reassesses and solves problems within the community.
  107. dc the officer must maintain physical control of the prisoner.
  108. dd deep
  109. de may cause an officer to become complacent during a potentially life-threatening situation.
  110. df stop
  111. dg answering, receiving, transferring, and dispatching functions related to 911 calls.
  112. dh codes
  113. di not be used unless the officer makes a determination that the prisoner presents a substantial flight risk or some other extraordinary medical or security circumstance dictates that restraints be used.
  114. dj is any activity that is abnormal for a specific time of day in a particular area.
  115. dk they should destroy it by shredding or burning.
  116. dl training
  117. dm disciplinary action, decertification, or criminal charges.
  118. dn designate a radio channel for emergency traffic only.
  119. do for longer than 30 days.
  120. dp access information regarding criminal records, information regarding driving history,
    submit electronic reports to a supervisor,
    allow the officer to view and receive calls for service,
    to check in and out of service.
    receive dispatch information to minimize radio traffic.
  121. dq high-risk
  122. dr the need for a perimeter and necessary resources.
  123. ds DOACS
  124. dt Delayed
  125. du personal
  126. dv cutting the pie (edging)
  127. dw Domestic
  128. dx hypervigilance
  129. dy Scanning
  130. dz Long-term
  131. ea to identify items during a search or pat down
    to check for heat in tires or engines to determine if a vehicle was recently driven
  132. eb logged and can be electronically retrieved upon request.
  133. ec substances with strong odors, like gasoline or ether
    his or her health
    odors in an outdoor environment that mask other smells
    weather conditions
  134. ed 24/7
  135. ee additional manpower, a helicopter, or canines.
  136. ef contain the suspect(s) or area and keep people from entering into a potentially dangerous area.
  137. eg DDACTS
  138. eh verbal/legal
  139. ei brick walls

    automobile engine blocks


    thick wood

    dirt embankments

  140. ej Roll call
  141. ek transport procedures should be adjusted as needed without compromising officer safety.
  142. el is correct, from the spelling of suspects' names to the laws they violated.
  143. em who suffers from medical abnormality, mental illness, or effects of substance abuse.
  144. en officers should continue to monitor communications, so they can determine whether to elevate or downgrade their response when they receive additional information.
  145. eo the boundaries of the assigned area.
  146. ep the tape becomes part of public record under Florida's public records law.
  147. eq allow law enforcement agencies to develop long-term, proactive programs and strategies to address local problems.
  148. er securing a crime scene

    pursuing suspects

    special events

    any incident where an area's access needs to be restricted

    high-risk situations
  149. es with minimal resources, usually at least two officers.
  150. et hiding suspect
  151. eu BOLOs

    officer safety bulletins

    stolen and lost vehicle tags

    stolen vehicles

    addresses that require or request extra patrol

    suspicious incidents

    safety concerns

    wanted and missing persons
  152. ev Hypervigilance
  153. ew increase
  154. ex "Be On the Look Out".
  155. ey threat to officers and the public

    location and potential to ambush

    seriousness of the offense committed

    securing the patrol vehicle

    the suspect's familiarity with the area

    number of officers vs. number of suspects at the scene

    physical limitations and capabilities of officer and suspect

    time of day and weather conditions

    known suspect/ability to apprehend at a later time

    availability of additional resources, such as canine, air support, or SWAT

    probability that the suspect is armed
  156. ez do not assume that your partner sees and hears everything you do.
  157. fa when the subject of the alert is accounted for.
  158. fb Signals
  159. fc constantly changes.
  160. fd community partnerships and problem solving
  161. fe Job performance-related
  162. ff is an integral part of patrolling.
  163. fg crisscross
  164. fh exception
  165. fi the officers and a canine unit if available.
  166. fj anything
  167. fk affect their personal lives and job performance.
  168. fl buttonhook (wraparound)
  169. fm FCIC
  170. fn Environmental
  171. fo law/observational
  172. fp Watch the suspect for unusual actions, especially hand movements.

    Maintain cover and wait for assistance of backup officers before approaching the subject.
  173. fq observational
  174. fr history
  175. fs A combination of vehicle and foot
  176. ft a list of possible matches will be returned.
  177. fu perimeter
  178. fv Be aware of areas that present a higher threat, such as low light or potential hiding areas.

    Be aware of the noise you are making; move only as fast as you can to remain safe.

    Use available cover and concealment.

    Working with a partner is safer than working alone.

    Avoid exposing yourself as a target.

    Coordinate with other officers to avoid crossfire situations.
  179. fw NLETS
  180. fx Stress
  181. fy Photographs
  182. fz Cumulative or routine
  183. ga by studying
    by mentally rehearsing
    by regularly practicing safety procedures
  184. gb life-threatening
  185. gc fight or flight
  186. gd continue to search and clear the remainder of the building.
  187. ge first developed and advanced the concept of problem-oriented policing (POP) in 1979, which is now called community-oriented policing (COP).
  188. gf is essential to officer safety.
  189. gg establish another means of communication, which could require switching to another channel or calling dispatch to report the failure.
  190. gh prior to a building search.
  191. gi CJNet
  192. gj facilitating calls for service

    law enforcement-related messages to other agencies within the state or another state

    vehicle, boat, and aircraft registration queries

    road condition and weather queries

    criminal records checks

    driver's license status and driver history

    hazardous material queries
  193. gk Health-related
  194. gl hit
  195. gm is recorded and subject to review under public records law.
  196. gn directly
  197. go Florida Crime Information Center
  198. gp that any call is routine.
  199. gq protocol
  200. gr causes
  201. gs DHSMV
  202. gt Short-term
  203. gu should make an initial determination regarding the type of incident and the need for backup.
  204. gv clear speech
  205. gw is negative.
  206. gx direct
  207. gy you can intercept a weapon before the individual uses it.
  208. gz possible escape routes for the suspect
    the presence of other people
    the suspect's behavior
    the suspect's criminal history
    the possible presence of weapons
  209. ha descriptions of missing or wanted persons

    areas needing extra patrol attention

    internet postings

    stolen property

    suspicious activity

    electronic messages


    printed information

    verbal reports
  210. hb immediately identify cover and concealment areas.
  211. hc officers must strictly follow agency policies when conducting a records check.
  212. hd FCIC/NCIC check has been conducted.
  213. he How do you perceive the problem?

    How do those outside law enforcement perceive the problem?

    Have you identified a problem?

    Is the problem a law enforcement issue?

    How serious is the problem?
  214. hf law enforcement purposes only.
  215. hg Observation
  216. hh one
  217. hi stolen property and wanted and missing persons.
  218. hj Intelligence-led
  219. hk Maintain visual contact with the suspect.
    Stay alert to potential resistance or threats.
    Approach the suspect cautiously.
    Ensure that you keep a safe distance between yourself and the suspect.
    Observe the suspect's position and body movements for indications of flight or assault.
    Continuously scan for weapons.
  220. hl Chronic
  221. hm encrypted
  222. hn privacy
  223. ho response
  224. hp clear
  225. hq impair your ability to recognize auditory cues that indicate that a crime or incident is in progress.
  226. hr phonetic-alpha
  227. hs Before
  228. ht of the charges against him or her.
  229. hu may be at higher risk for suicide.
  230. hv Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS)
  231. hw upon your arrival at the call and request backup or any additional resources that are needed.
  232. hx concealment
  233. hy Social Security number



    date of birth

    legal identification cards
  234. hz dependent on proper microphone techniques.
  235. ia backup
  236. ib you should respond and confirm that you are en route.
  237. ic Department of Corrections
  238. id a person
  239. ie but will train their officers to use the language they use.
  240. if on the radio at all times.
  241. ig its integrity through constant observation and activities.
  242. ih BOLO
  243. ii make an officer question his or her decisions.
    can cloud an officer's judgment
    can slow reaction time.
  244. ij professionalism
  245. ik dispatch console or base station
  246. il make visual or verbal contact with the primary officer to determine what type of assistance is needed.

    be quiet and minimize flashlight use.
  247. im six
  248. in is the hub of contact for patrol officers.
  249. io Any illegally possessed contraband must be seized and marked in the same manner as other evidence.
    Perform a custodial search using proper techniques.
    Inform suspects that they are under arrest.
    Ask suspects if they understand the charges.
    If custodial questioning is necessary, you must issue the Miranda warning.
    Properly handcuff suspects before searching for weapons or contraband.
    Inform suspects of the reason for the arrest.
  250. ip transport prisoners already incarcerated or detained in a correctional institution.
  251. iq his or her physical condition

    his or her environmental conditions

    his or her sex

    his or her maturity

    his or her position or location

    his or her race

    his or her mental condition

    his or her bias

    his or her education

    his or her past experience
  252. ir refrain from transmitting on the designated channel (unless an emergency occurs) when an officer is dealing with a high priority case.
  253. is establish a plan to search and secure the building.
  254. it person or property
  255. iu four
  256. iv law enforcement representatives, government representatives, and community representatives.
  257. iw is also recorded into the National Crime Information Center (NCIC).
  258. ix Querrying
  259. iy vital
  260. iz agency's