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  1. During a traffic stop,
  2. If there is no response to the "plus one" bluff (when checking for hidden passengers at a high risk traffic stop), the
  3. During a high risk traffic stop, you may use the PA system to
  4. Once the suspect driver is in the take-down area (at a high risk traffic stop), a __________ may tell the driver to kneel/become prone ( or whatever position of disadvantage applies) when the driver arrives. The officer should then holster his or her weapon and approach and handcuff the driver.
  5. The verbal control used by the primary officer (at a high risk traffic stop) provides
  6. Some moving violations require a
  7. For traffic offenses, the Uniform Traffic Citation is generally the
  8. After the suspects and any passengers are out of the suspect vehicle (at a high risk traffic stop),
  9. At a high risk traffic stop, if the suspect vehicle's windows are heavily tinted and the occupants are not easy to see, instruct the occupants to
  10. The Uniform Traffic Citation is used for certain
  11. The __________ rule is a bluff safety technique in which an officer, after the suspect and passengers are out of the suspect vehicle, checks for another hidden passenger.
  12. If a traffic violator has committed a violation that requires a mandatory hearing listed in s. 318.19, F.S. or any other criminal traffic violation listed in chapters 316, 320, 322, F.S., the officer should instruct him or her to sign the Uniform Traffic Citation and explain that signing __________ an admission of guilt.
  13. Using emergency lighting (during a high risk traffic stop) can be
  14. If the suspect (of a high risk traffic stop) does not stop after a second attempt to pull him or her over, you must decide whether or not the situation is
  15. If an officer arrests the driver during the course of the traffic stop, he or she then
  16. __________ violation options are to pay a civil penalty or elect a hearing in traffic court, and __________ violations require a court appearance on a scheduled date.
  17. Whether or not to make a physical arrest or take some other action (at a traffic stop) will depend on
  18. Although the Uniform Traffic Citation is generally the only report that must be completed for traffic offenses, individual agencies may require additional reports for
  19. Staying in touch is an
  20. Select all of the true statements that apply for calling the violator back to the patrol vehicle (during an unknown risk traffic stop).
  21. high risk traffic stop should only be conducted alone if
  22. When approaching the suspect vehicle to search for hidden passengers (during a high risk traffic stop), backup officers
  23. On occasion, when undercover officers have been stopped for a traffic violation, they
  24. For a high risk traffic stop, the first backup patrol vehicle should generally be positioned __________ of the primary patrol vehicle.
  25. During a traffic stop, the driver is the only occupant in the vehicle
  26. When closing the interview with the violator (at a traffic stop), the officer should not tell the driver
  27. After obtaining the required documentation at a traffic stop, safely return to the patrol vehicle and
  28. All information printed on a Uniform Traffic Citation should be in __________ ink.
  29. During a traffic stop, the officer should
  30. An officer should explain the vehicle violator's options for responding to the Uniform Traffic Citation, which are listed and explained in detail on the back of the __________ (yellow) copy.
  31. Proper documentation of the high risk traffic stop-
  32. Refusal to accept and sign a Uniform Traffic Citation requiring a court appearance is a
  33. Select all of the true statements that apply to a Uniform Traffic Citation (UTC).
  34. A __________ area is a designated area of disadvantage to the suspect vehicle driver or occupant often used for searching and securing.
  35. The __________ tactic is used in traffic stops is when the officer calls the driver to the patrol vehicle to acquire information instead of approaching the vehicle directly.
  36. During a traffic stop, the officer must decide whether to
  37. Select ALL of the TRUE statements that apply for coordinating a high risk traffic stop.
  38. Once the suspect vehicle has been searched for hidden passengers and the investigation has taken place (at a high risk traffic stop),
  39. During a traffic stop, you should encourage the violator's awareness of his or her responsibility to
  40. How can officers take cover using the patrol vehicle (during a high risk traffic stop)?
  41. Periodically (during a high risk traffic stop), the primary officer should
  42. During a high risk traffic stop, an officer must
  43. When conducting a traffic stop, an officer must never accept a
  44. After selecting the stopping location (for a high risk traffic stop) and communicating with dispatch and backup,
  45. In an undercover situation when the officer has no identification, sometimes because of the nature of his or her assignment, that officer will likely not
  46. During a traffic stop, you may request that the driver and any occupants stay
  47. When backup has arrived (for a high risk traffic stop), the primary officer should
  48. If the driver pulls away after the high risk traffic stop is initiated, officers should
  49. As circumstances change (during a high risk traffic stop), update dispatch and backup on
  50. Approaching the violator's vehicle on the __________ side (during a traffic stop) will give you extra time to look and listen.
  51. Observation skills, safe positioning, and safe distancing are
  52. During a high risk traffic stop that takes place at night, the backup vehicle's takedown lights, high beams, and spotlight should be focused on the __________ side.
  53. What are a vehicle violator's options for responding to a citation (for a moving violation)?
  54. At a high risk traffic stop, no passengers should
  55. Once an officer has made an arrest decision (at a traffic stop), he or she should
  56. When interacting with the driver, an explanation for the traffic stop might include the
  57. When giving voice commands (during a high risk traffic stop), stay
  58. The key to safely conducting a high risk traffic stop is for an officer to have
  59. Drivers in Florida can provide proof of insurance in either a
  60. What forms of identification provide the most accurate personal information for passengers if an officer's suspicion demands identification (at a traffic stop)?
  61. Once the driver has exited the suspect vehicle (at a high risk traffic stop), tell the driver to step away from the vehicle, extend arms above their head, lift the back of their shirt by the collar, and slowly __________.
  62. Select ALL of the TRUE statements that apply to identifying a vehicle or a suspect (during a high risk traffic stop).
  63. What useful, additional information can FCIC/NCIC provide about the person or vehicle stopped (during a traffic stop)? Choose all that may be included.
  64. If a traffic violator refuses to sign a Uniform Traffic Citation after you have attempted to gain compliance,
  65. When a high risk traffic stop scene is secured and all safe, the primary officer should notify dispatch to clear or open the channel and __________ emergency radio traffic.
  66. When conducting a high risk traffic stop, a greater distance behind the suspect vehicle will
  67. During a high risk traffic stop, position all backup vehicles __________ door width(s) apart so that all vehicle doors can open completely.
  68. What are the characteristics of a safe stopping site for a high risk traffic stop?
  69. Under what circumstances should an officer write a citation during an unknown risk traffic stop?
  70. If dispatch confirms the information that you supply and you request backup (during a high risk traffic stop), follow the suspect vehicle until
  71. If backup is unavailable from your agency (for a high risk traffic stop),
  72. What are the primary objectives of a high risk traffic stop?
  73. When interacting with the driver, courteously explain
  74. To identify the suspect vehicle (during a high risk traffic stop), the officer must be able to recall its description, most commonly from a(n) __________.
  75. At a traffic stop, the occupants of the violator's vehicle will likely expect an officer to approach on the __________ side.
  76. When interacting with the driver (during a traffic stop), you may ask
  77. A Uniform Traffic Citation is required to be submitted to the Clerk of the Court within __________ days after issuance to the violator.
  78. In the case of traffic violations, officers may decide what kind of appropriate actions?
  79. What documents are Florida drivers required to "present or submit" upon an officer's request?
  80. When initiating a high risk traffic stop, the primary officer should choose a stopping site with
  81. What information should you give dispatch as you begin the high risk traffic stop process?
  82. Upon first contact (at a traffic stop),
  83. The Uniform Traffic __________ is used for traffic offenses and is used to collect and store information about traffic enforcements and traffic case adjudication.
  84. The issuing officer (of a Uniform Traffic Citation) must understand Florida traffic violations sufficiently enough to
  85. Florida law states that all felonies are
  86. During a high risk traffic stop, a third backup vehicle (or fourth) should be positioned to
  87. The most common reason the DHSMV returns a Uniform Traffic Citation to the issuing agency is for
  88. When approaching the violator's vehicle (during a traffic stop), an observant officer can tell if the driver is
  89. During a high risk traffic stop, the __________ is the most effective and readily available cover.
  90. After the suspect vehicle has stopped and all patrol vehicles are properly positioned (during a high risk traffic stop), the officers must __________ to improve their safety.
  91. At a high risk traffic stop, all passengers should be
  92. A traffic stop is __________ routine.
  93. When interacting with the driver (during a traffic stop), contact dispatch to
  94. An officer must issue a Uniform Traffic Citation to anyone convicted of
  95. During a high risk traffic stop, the __________ should use verbal commands to direct the occupants of the suspect vehicle.
  96. When deciding whether to issue a citation or a warning (during a traffic stop), individual officers must
  97. In the case of a popped or __________ ignition, the plastic housing around the column base has been popped open, exposing ignition bars that can be pulled forward to start the car. It also means that the key portion was removed from the ignition area, allowing the ignition bar to be exposed.
  98. Once the interior of the suspect vehicle is cleared of passengers (during a high risk traffic stop), the officer should
  99. When approaching a violator's vehicle (on the passenger's side) at night, keep your flashlight __________ while approaching until you make contact with the driver and other passengers.
  100. Until backup arrives (for a high risk traffic stop),
  101. For a high risk traffic stop, the first backup patrol vehicle should be offset to the passenger side with the nose angled towards the __________ of the suspect vehicle.
  1. a where the driver keeps the documents; doing this will help you predict where the driver's hands will move.
  2. b wallet from the driver.
  3. c five
  4. d order and keeps the suspects from gaining an advantage.
  5. e to the right
  6. f Citation
  7. g put their hands outside the windows so they remain visible.
  8. h check the vehicle for hidden passengers.
  9. i driver's license or state-issued identification card (with picture)

    Social Security card (according to agency policy and procedure)

    school picture identification

    military ID

    residence card for non-citizens (green card)
  10. j identify yourself to the driver as a law enforcement officer, especially if you are not in uniform.
  11. k should move at the same time using a tactical approach with their weapons pointed at the vehicle at all times.
  12. l off
  13. m backup arrives and a safe stopping location is identified.
  14. n maintain constant observation of, and a safe distance from, the suspect vehicle based on the vehicle's speed of travel.
  15. o criminal violation that may result in arrest.
  16. p identify yourself as a law enforcement officer.
  17. q driver's
  18. r retrieve the keys or remote in order to open the trunk.
  19. s obey traffic laws and local ordinances.
  20. t Non-moving/criminal
  21. u removed from the suspect vehicle one by one after each is secured.
  22. v request medical assistance for the driver (if necessary) or arrange for a relative or responsible person to remove the vehicle or have it towed.
  23. w call for backup.
  24. x two
  25. y never
  26. z elect (request) a hearing in traffic court

    pay a civil penalty

    elect to attend and complete a Driver Improvement Course (if eligible)
  27. aa discontinue
  28. ab backup officer
  29. ac BOLO
  30. ad sacrifice avoiding a ticket to not reveal his or her identity.
  31. ae the movement and route of the suspect vehicle, activity of the occupants in the vehicle, and your observations of weapons or contraband.
  32. af explain the nature of the offense to someone unfamiliar with the law.
  33. ag take-down
  34. ah keeping yourself safe

    properly relaying what you observed

    apprehending the suspect

    keeping the public safe

    stopping the vehicle safely

    being able to recognize a suspect vehicle from a BOLO description
  35. ai damaged
  36. aj When moving to a position behind the passenger-side doorpost, walk behind the vehicle while constantly observing the driver and any passengers.

    Use a commanding voice or the PA to verbally direct the driver to walk back to the patrol vehicle.

    The officer should assume a safe position, such as behind either the driver's side or passenger's side doorpost, depending on traffic conditions.

    As the violator approaches, be observant, especially of the driver's hands, for any signs of aggression or the presence of a weapon.

    If the driver is looking at you directly or through a mirror, you may simply motion the driver to come back to the patrol vehicle.

    Keep an eye on passing traffic to avoid being struck by a vehicle.
  37. ak be removed from the suspect vehicle until the driver is secured.
  38. al only report that an officer must complete.
  39. am issuing a written warning

    taking no action

    issuing a verbal warning

    issuing a citation

    making an arrest
  40. an Look, point by point, at each part of the BOLO to compare your observations with the BOLO information.

    Identifying information includes driver description, the number of occupants in the vehicle, and the vehicle's direction of travel.

    Match identification points, including the observed vehicle's make, model, year, color, and tag number, as well as any damage or special markings (unusual features like neon lights, writing on the windows, or bumper stickers) to help confirm the identification.

    If your observations of the vehicle match the BOLO information, notify dispatch that the vehicle or suspect has been located and request backup.
  41. ao important to consider when interacting with the driver or passengers (during a traffic stop).
  42. ap when there is a clear violation which is not satisfactorily excused or justified by the situation

    when agency policy supports the writing of the citation
  43. aq court appearance.
  44. ar effective for officer safety day or night.
  45. as within the cover of the patrol vehicle.
  46. at the reason for the traffic stop in terms of what you saw the vehicle, not the driver, doing and request the required documentation.
  47. au the suspect's actions force it.
  48. av knowledge of his or her work zone.
  49. aw request assistance from other agencies.
  50. ax request the location and estimated time of arrival (ETA) of the backup units to keep from waiting in vain.
  51. ay approach the violator's vehicle or call the driver back to the patrol vehicle to acquire information.
  52. az one side or the rear of the primary vehicle at a slight angle
  53. ba black
  54. bb request from dispatch or complete criminal justice database checks using the driver's information.
  55. bc primary officer
  56. bd center
  57. be concealing something on his or her right side, including a popped ignition, keys in the ignition, a weapon, an alcoholic beverage container, and drugs or drug paraphernalia.
  58. bf stolen property (entire U.S.)

    missing juveniles and adults (entire U.S.)

    people with outstanding warrants (entire U.S.)

    driver's licenses and vehicle registration (entire U.S. and Canada)
  59. bg weigh the seriousness of the offense, the road, the weather, and traffic conditions.
  60. bh place him or her under arrest and issue another Uniform Traffic Citation for refusal to sign a citation.
  61. bi maintain radio contact with dispatch and with responding units.
  62. bj passenger's
  63. bk provide you with more protection.
  64. bl the nature of the offense, the severity of the circumstances, and agency policy and procedures.
  65. bm backup officers should approach the suspect vehicle.
  66. bn must decide what, if anything, to do with the vehicle and any passengers per agency policy.
  67. bo plus one
  68. bp vehicle registration

    a driver's license

    proof of insurance
  69. bq non-traffic felonies and misdemeanors which can result in suspension or revocation of the offender's driver's license.
  70. br turn in a complete circle
  71. bs correction or clarification.
  72. bt compelled to provide documentation, unless other occupants are suspected of a crime or violation.
  73. bu particular offenses.
  74. bv violator's
  75. bw compare the information on the vehicle registration to the VIN, make, type, and year of the vehicle.
  76. bx may or may not present law enforcement identification to the officer who pulled them over.
  77. by arrestable offenses.
  78. bz no approach
  79. ca the primary officer should turn on the patrol vehicle's emergency red/blue lights and the siren to direct the driver of the suspect vehicle to stop the car.
  80. cb is not
  81. cc suspect vehicle's passenger
  82. cd to "Have a nice day."
  83. ce observation that the vehicle is in violation of F.S. s. 316.221, inoperable tail lamps, for instance.
  84. cf make a second attempt to pull the vehicle over.
  85. cg legal, feasible, and necessary and meets the agency's criteria for pursuit.
  86. ch Periodically, the DHSMV conducts audits of Uniform Traffic Citation books for accountability purposes.

    Under no circumstances is it permissible for one law enforcement agency to transfer citations to another law enforcement agency.

    When an officer leaves employment with an agency, his or her Uniform Traffic Citation book(s) shall be turned over to his or her immediate supervisor.

    Officers are assigned Uniform Traffic Citation books with a preprinted number.

    Each Uniform Traffic Citation book contains two receipts that are used for assigning the book to an officer.

    Officers must account for each Uniform Traffic Citation assigned to them.

    Upon receiving the receipt of each book, the officer should inspect it to ensure that the citations are in correct numeric sequence and that each book contains 25 three-part citations.

    It is illegal to "tear up" a citation after it has been issued.

    Each law enforcement agency must keep records of and must account for all citations supplied to them.

    The DHSMV tracks all Uniform Traffic Citation numbers to ensure integrity in issuing citations.

    If a Uniform Traffic Citation is destroyed or lost before the officer gives it to the violator, the officer must document the circumstances of the destruction or loss in the UTC book that he or she was issued.
  87. ci in the violator's vehicle or in a designated place within your sight-to make attacking you from behind more difficult.
  88. cj exit the vehicles

    crouch behind the vehicles' doors

    remain seated in the vehicles
  89. ck has a straight road (versus a curved road)

    has light traffic

    away from heavy vehicle traffic

    in an open or rural area (versus a business area)

    large enough to accommodate backup units

    visible to officers and oncoming traffic

    away from heavy pedestrian traffic
  90. cl a courteous but commanding presence is the key to effective communication with the vehicle driver.
  91. cm any offense that requires the mandatory revocation of the driver license.
  92. cn suspected crimes and weapons

    the tag number and state

    the vehicle's description per agency policy (make, model, color, and special identifiers, such as vehicle damage or bumper stickers)

    the vehicle's location and travel direction

    the known number and description of occupants

    your location
  93. co the suspects are either informed of the charges, arrested, and transported to the agency or jail, or released if the people stopped are not the suspects.
  94. cp The primary officer should pick a stopping location before the actual stop is initiated.

    The primary officer may use the Public Address system to give directions to the driver of the suspect vehicle.

    The primary officer will coordinate the stopping site once the backup units have arrived.

    The primary officer will direct the responding patrol units to positions of backup or control (of driver and occupants) and know what is expected of each position so he or she can provide directions for the group to work safely and effectively as a team.
  95. cq patrol vehicle
  96. cr use available cover
  97. cs from information at roll call to locating a possible suspect, confirming a warrant, contacting and then arresting the suspect, and seizing evidence-helps lead to a conviction on all charges.
  98. ct uniform paper or electronic format as prescribed by the DHSMV.
  99. cu enough roadway width to accommodate two or more patrol vehicles.
  100. cv locate a safe stopping place.
  101. cw important role of the primary officer in a high risk traffic stop.