Quiz: Could You Make It Through The First Five Days Of Police Academy?

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Could you really be a police officer? Here's your chance to prove it!

Answer the questions in this quiz about national laws and police techniques to find out whether you have what it takes to be a police officer.

 Feb 20, 2018

1 of 18Pick your answer!

Who issues a search warrant?
Police chief
A judge
FBI

2 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these police ranks is the highest?
Colonel
Sergeant
Detective

3 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these is the lowest police rank?
Officer
Lieutenant
Major

4 of 18Pick your answer!

The right to remain silent is part of which set of rights?
Samantha Rights
Miranda Rights
Carrie Rights

5 of 18Pick your answer!

What does "vandalism" refer to?
Stealing property
Defacing property
Unintentionally murdering someone

6 of 18Pick your answer!

What should a police officer do if back up is a few minutes away?
Try to arrest the suspect alone, even if it's dangerous
Let the suspect go and then pursue them when backup arrives
Stall the suspect

7 of 18Pick your answer!

In the US, which is higher: the legal drinking age or the legal driving age?
Driving
Drinking

8 of 18Pick your answer!

Can you ever search a property without a warrant?
Only if the owner allows you to
Yes, warrants are only in movies
No

9 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of the following is NOT a federal offence?
Drug smuggling
Parking in an illegal space
Blackmail

10 of 18Pick your answer!

Is the Chief of Police of higher rank than the Captain?
No
Yes

11 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these is more serious: a felony or a misdemeanor?
Felony
Misdemeanor

12 of 18Pick your answer!

What is your best chance of reducing violence in a situation with an angry person?
Making threats
Using profanity
Staying calm

13 of 18Pick your answer!

This is the geographic area in which a law applies:
Jurisdiction
Boundary
Limits

14 of 18Pick your answer!

The Reid Technique teaches police to look for anxiety in suspects. This is useful during....
Interrogation
Arrest
Bail

15 of 18Pick your answer!

If you cannot afford an attorney, what happens?
One will be appointed to you
Your parents will have to pay for one
You will have to represent yourself

16 of 18Pick your answer!

What do "Flying Colors" indicate?
Thieves
Terrorists
Gangs

17 of 18Pick your answer!

True or false: legally, children between 6 and 16 must attend school
False
True

18 of 18Pick your answer!

What's a "TC"?
Traffic collision
Takeover control
Taser code
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