Compilation of previous board examination questions
PREPARED BY: RHEM RICK N. CORPUZ, Ph. D Crim TEST REMINDERS WHAT’S IN STORE FOR YOU EXAMINEES? PRIMING yourself for the TEST 1. The Review Three months before the examination read your books and lecture notes in the different areas. Work on the subjects individually. Make a schedule of the subjects to be reviewed. 2. Pre examination day preparations Today, this afternoon have your visited the examination center? Have you been acquainted with the seating arrangement? Is the room ventilated? Have you chosen a place to sit? Relax this afternoon; go watch a movie; take a walk; recreate the mind. Go to bed early; dont stay up late. With lack of sleep. You won’t have concentration in the test tomorrow. Rise early tomorrow morning; skim thru your notes. Take a breakfast; go to the examination center long before the start of test. GET YOUR COMPOSURE. 3. The Examination Period Relax; be composed. Follow instructions in the form filling period Read and understand questions or the stem of the problem. Don’t answer immediately halfway in the question. Study the question up to the end of a question. Remember: No ERASURES! When in doubt leave the item; proceed to the next.
Compilation of previous board examination questions
Text of Compilation of previous board examination questions
PREPARED BY: RHEM RICK N. CORPUZ, Ph. D Crim TEST REMINDERS
WHATS IN STORE FOR YOU EXAMINEES? PRIMING yourself for the TEST 1.
The Review Three months before the examination read your books and
lecture notes in the different areas. Work on the subjects
individually. Make a schedule of the subjects to be reviewed. 2.
Pre examination day preparations Today, this afternoon have your
visited the examination center? Have you been acquainted with the
seating arrangement? Is the room ventilated? Have you chosen a
place to sit? Relax this afternoon; go watch a movie; take a walk;
recreate the mind. Go to bed early; dont stay up late. With lack of
sleep. You wont have concentration in the test tomorrow. Rise early
tomorrow morning; skim thru your notes. Take a breakfast; go to the
examination center long before the start of test. GET YOUR
COMPOSURE. 3. The Examination Period Relax; be composed. Follow
instructions in the form filling period Read and understand
questions or the stem of the problem. Dont answer immediately
halfway in the question. Study the question up to the end of a
question. Remember: No ERASURES! When in doubt leave the item;
proceed to the next. Questions with NOT, NO, EXCEPT, DONT require
negative to fact or exclusions. Take your time there is ample time;
dont rush. Finish the entire examinations time. Dont leave blank;
in case your time is getting eaten up, use the remaining minute and
30 seconds to fill up blanks.
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Answering: be familiar with the multiple choice type of testing 1.
(Stem) a. b. c. options d the stem is the problem or question that
requires completion, definition, identification/ or recall of fact,
recall of name, recall of place, theory or principle, time or
period, law or provision. The options are the choices; three of
four are decoy choices; one is the correct option/choice. Remember;
the stem/question contains a keyword (or key phrase) Associate your
choiced answer with the keyword(s) Use your commonsense or sense of
logic Eliminate choices not relevant or directly connected with the
question; use the process of elimination. Example: 1. Keywords:
killed the dog and used it for food.. Options: a. malicious
mischief b. homicide c. caninenicide d. theft 2. Keyword/s: .
Country of origin of the Choices: a. New York b. Canberra c. Canada
d. Germany YOU CAN DO IT!! PASS THE TEST and aspire for the
realization of your personal motivations. PRAY!
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QUESTIONS FOR CRIMINOLOGIST CRIMINAL SOSIOLOGY, ETHICS AND HUMAN
RELATIONS 1. A member of the PNP while on duty, whether in uniform
or not should avoid unpleasant habits which affect not only himself
as an individual member, but also the whole organization where he
belongs. a. Sleeping on duty b. Intoxication and use of prohibited
drugs c. Partisan police activities d. All of the foregoing Ans. D
2. The general rule is that a member of the PNP cannot draw his
firearms, except for- a. Necessary apprehension of criminals b.
Necessary target practice c. Necessary inspection or lawful use d.
All of the foregoing Ans. A 3. It is the process by which we use or
manipulate representation or symbols. a. Thinking b. Intuition c.
Perceiving d. Memory Ans. B 4. It is everyones duty and obligation
regardless of his intelligence, degree of education, social
standing, religion, sect, or color etc. a. Code of ethics b. Public
office is a public thrust c. Faithful allegiance to the government
and constitution d. Loyalty and love of country Ans. C 5.
Deficiencies in the CJS can be manifested by the following
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linkage or relationship among the 5 pillars b. Poor image or
credibility of and controversies in law enforcement c. Widespread
indifference and apathy of the community d. Proper disposition of
cases by the prosecution and court Ans. D 6. This involves
functions of the police to ensure compliance by regulatory means
with public safety and security. a. Implement law b. Enforce
traffic and crowd laws c. Arrest and investigate criminals d.
Regulate non-criminal conduct Ans. A 7. Which of the following does
not belong to the group? a. Assassination b. Bombing c. Sabotage d.
Prostitution Ans. D 8. It is known as an Act Prohibiting the
Employment of Children Below 15 years of age in public and private
undertakings. a. Republic Act 7610 b. Republic Act 7658 c. Republic
Act 8551 d. Presidential Decree 603 Ans. A 9. Assume that you are a
police officer and you found out that you have unjustly reprimanded
police officer Juan de la Cruz. The best procedure to follow is- a.
Justify the reprimand b. Talk to him and admit your mistakes c.
Make no apology but tolerate his behavior d. Ignore the matter Ans.
B 10. This is a term applied for a specialist in the study of
disorders, sometimes interchangeably used with psychiatrist. a.
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c. Autophobia d. Biometry Ans. A 11. Inconsistent and wise use of
discretion, base on professional policing competence, will do much
to preserve good relationship and retain the confidence of the
public. This statement is __________. a. Absolutely correct b.
Absolutely wrong c. Maybe correct d. Neither correct or wrong Ans.
A 12. What disciplinary measure, do you think, will most likely
produce discontentment and grievance? a. Unusual strictness b.
Inconsistent administration c. Severity of punishment d. Impersonal
attitude Ans. B 13. This theory believes that punishment should fit
the criminal and not the crime committed. a. Positivist theory b.
Neo-classical theory c. Classical theory d. Differential
Association Theory Ans. C 14. A police officer in uniform is
prohibited from carrying any package or bundle unless it is needed
in the performance of his duty. The likelihood, the said officer
will be misinterpreted to ______. a. Have accepted favors b. Be a
comprador for his wife c. A trim appearance while in uniform is
important d. All of the forgoing Ans. A 15.Before the development
of scientist theorist, this theory involved believing that criminal
behavior is caused by the possession of evil spirits. a.
Demonological b. Classical
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d. Neo-classical Ans. A 16. A statue enacted by Congress, penal in
character, which is not amendment to the Revise Penal Code such as
Republic Acts, Presidential Decrees and Memorandum Circulars. a.
Special Law b. Constitution c. Revised Penal Code d. Common Law
Ans. A 17. It is a kind of early form of punishment where prisoners
are shipped or moved from one place to another for the purpose of
cheap labor. a. Slavery b. Banishment c. Transportation d. Penal
colony Ans. C 18. Justice according to the Supreme Court is
symbolically represented by a blindfolded woman holding a sword and
with a balance, meaning it is? a. Administered with respect to
persons b. Administered without respect to persons, equality to
poor and the rich c. Administered without respect to persons.
Equality to poor people d. Administered with respect to persons,
Equality and Treatment Ans. D 19. Which agency is responsible for
the custody and rehabilitation of youthful offenders? a. Boards of
Pardons and Parole b. Bureau of Jail Management and Penology c.
Department of Social Welfare and Development d. Bureau of
Corrections Ans. C 20. Are those who commit crime due to
abnormalities or psychological disorders. They should be exempted
from criminal liability. a. Born criminals b. Insane criminals c.
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by passion Ans. B 21. It is defined as the wise use of ones
judgment, common sense and personal experience in deciding. a.
Discretion b. Decision making c. Problem solving d. None of the
above Ans. A 22. A police officer on witness stand is not called
upon to express his view about the case, nor to tell what he heard
others say about it, nor to make a speech. Of the following, the
most accurate statement of this situation is that a. Be courteous
b. To tell the truth and nothing but the truth c. Do not volunteer
d. None of the above Ans. B 23. The basic weapon of a police
officer is? a. Gun b. Uniform c. Whistle d. Knowledge of the law
Ans. D 24. It is defined as the sum total of dealings between the
police and the people it serves and whose goodwill and cooperation
it craves for the greatest possible efficiency in the service. a.
Public Relations b. Human Relations c. Police Community Relations
d. Police information and education Ans. C 25. Which of the
following is the most important function of good public relation
officers of a police station? a. Training of police members b.
Generating community awareness and support c. Recruiting qualified
applicant d. Planning and special projects
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The term police can be defined in two ways. This definition refers
to the creation of the police under the Constitution forming a part
of the executive department in charge in the apprehension of
offenders and to execute the law. a. As to agency b. As to behavior
c. As to individual d. As to organization Ans. D 27. The form of
child abuse that can range from habitual humiliation of the child
to withholding life-sustaining nurturing refers to a. Mental abuse
b. Emotional abuse c. Physical abuse d. Economic abuse Ans. B 28.
He advocated a system of classifying criminals according to bodily
measurements. Because human skeleton is unchangeable after the
twentieth year and because no two individuals are alike in all
dimensions; this method of identification received prominence in
1880s. a. Alphonse Bertillon b. Charles Darwin c. Cesar Lombroso d.
Charles Goring Ans. A 29. Dominated by Pleasure principle, through
which the individual is pressed for immediate gratification of his
or her desires. a. Id b. Ego c. Superego d. None of the above Ans.
A 30. The theory which states that police officers who know the
wrongdoing of another police officer will not take action against
them or provide information against them to investigators. a. Code
of ethical standards b. Code of Secrecy c. Blue wall of silence d.
None of the above
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He founded the Positive School of Criminology in the Nineteenth
Century. a. Cessare Beccaria b. Cesare Lombroso c. Charles Goring
d. Calvin Goddard Ans. B 32. Under this ethical standard, the PNP
member shall take legitimate means to achieve goals despite of
internal and external difficulties. a. Perseverance b. Humility c.
Orderliness d. Integrity Ans. A 33. It means more than reporting to
work on time. It involves as well as every detail of the policemans
daily activity. a. Protection of the underdog b. Maltreatment of
offenders c. Punctuality to calls, requirements of duty, etc. d.
Due process of law Ans. C 34. It is a morbid fear of ones self or
of being alone. a. Monophobia b. Megalomania c. Autophobia d.
Kleptomania Ans. A 35. A police officer is forbidden to engage in
idle conversation while on duty. Specifically this prohibition
refers to- a. Gossip and idle talk b. Communication outside
organization c. Vexing of humiliating other d. All of the foregoing
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strategic position to prevent crime and delinquency. It receives
him when he is young, observes, supervises, and teaches him for
many hours each week during some of his most impressionable years.
a. Home b. Religion c. School d. Police agency Ans. C 37. One of
the following is not a cause of juvenile delinquency: a. Neglected
homes b. Police inefficiency c. Lack of proper guidance d.
Delinquent parents Ans. B 38. Police officer shall treat official
business as such, and shall no impart the same to anyone except
those for whom it is intended, or as by his superior officer, or as
required by law. This Phrase describes- a. Confession b.
Confidential information c. criminal investigation d. Secrecy
discipline Ans. D 39. Which of the following should not released to
the press by the police officer? a. Length of investigation b.
Juveniles age c. Juveniles name d. Type of crime committed Ans. C
40. What is meant by victimless crime? a. There is no victim b.
There is no complaining Victim c. The victim is dead d. The victim
knows the suspect Ans. B
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person who commits crime due to less physical stamina or self
control. a. Criminaloids b. Criminal by passion c. Insane criminal
d. Born criminal Ans. A 42. The center stage of Police Officers
actions wherein his spectators are the citizens he has sworn to
serve with utmost dedication is the a. Court b. Community c. Police
station d. None of the foregoing Ans. B 43. It is considered as the
weakest pillar in the Philippine Criminal Justice System because
they fail to reform offenders and prevent them from returning to
criminal life. a. Police b. Prosecution c. Correctional
institutions d. Community Ans. C 44. Who constitutes the Holy Three
in Criminology? 1. Cesare Lomborso 2. Emile Durkheim 3. Enrico
Ferri 4. Rafael Garofalo a. 2, 3, and 4 b. 1, 2, and 3 c. 2, 3, and
4 d. 1, 3 and 4 Ans. D 45. All PNP members must have the moral
courage to sacrifice self interest in keeping with the time honored
principle of _____________. a. Delicadeza b. Pakikisama c.
Balikatan d. None of the above Ans. A
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learning, maturation, are part of natural development of a. A child
b. An adolescent c. Senile d. Old age Ans. B 47. May be defined as
a study and investigation of crime and criminals and is concerned
with the application of knowledge regarding crime to social
programs of crime prevention and control. a. Etiology of crime b.
Criminalist c. Criminology d. Criminal process Ans. C 48. Republic
Act No. 8551 provides for the reorganization of the Philippine
National Police. Which of the following is NOT a guiding policy in
the preparation of reorganization plan? a. Enhancement of community
and service orientation to the police b. Maintenance of a civilian
and national police force c. Attainment of efficiency and
effectiveness d. Adaptation of military command structures Ans. D
49. They are atavists according to Lombroso because they have
inherited their criminal tendencies. a. Born criminals b. Criminal
by Passion c. Insane criminals d. Criminaloids Ans. A 50. Typology
of crime simply means a. Categorization or type of crime b. Crime
situation c. Extent of crime d. Crime trend Ans. A
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to professionalism is the implementation of a _______________
program which includes the equitable distribution of recruitment,
fair promotion, rationalized approach in assignment, skills
development, grant of reward and award, and decent living upon
retirement. a. Compensation b. Press relation officer c. Human
resource development d. Organizational development Ans. C 52. The
Neo-classical theory believes that children and lunatics should not
be regarded as criminal and punished because a. They are special
people b. They cannot calculate pleasure and pain c. They cannot
complain d. They are under age Ans. B 53. Ms Judith was under
underweight when she was issued a temporary appointment. What will
happen to her if she does not gain the required weight after six
(6) months from her appointment? a. She will be charge for
violation of recruitment policy b. She will be put under probation
c. She will be dismissed from one service d. She will be reassigned
Ans. C 54. The goal of any juvenile justice system is to a. Punish
children b. Remove children from streets c. Save children from
becoming criminals d. Ensure that children are in school Ans. C 55.
A police officer must wear his uniform securely buttoned at all
times because a. A complete uniform attracts chicks b. A neat
appearance commands respect c. Loose clothing is likely to catch
obstruction d. None of the above Ans. B
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political violence is used to promote political goals and employs
kidnapping, assassination and bombing to draw repressive response
from government trying to defense themselves. a. Insurgency b.
Sabotage c. Espionage d. Terrorism Ans. D 57. Strict code of
conduct that governs the behavior of mafia members a. Code and
cipher b. Omerta c. Code of ethics d. None of the above Ans. B 58.
There are _____ justices that composed the Supreme Court including
the chief justice. a. 15 b. 12 c. 20 d. 24 Ans. A 59. Who has the
peace-keeping responsibility and to act as auxiliaries of the law?
a. Congressman b. Mayor c. Barangay Captain d. Councilors Ans. C
60. According to Adolphe Quetelet, crimes against property
increases during __________. a. Summer b. Winter c. Night time d.
All of the above Ans. B
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term as the relationship between the victim and the offender. a.
Penal couple b. Brotherhood c. Married couple d. None of the above
Ans. A 62. Also known as the Family Courts Act. a. Republic Act No.
9165 b. Republic Act No. 6713 c. Republic Act No. 7160 d. Republic
Act No. 8369 Ans. D 63. The prosecutor in court hearing represents
the; a. Plaintiff b. Defendant c. Police investigator d. The State
and the people Ans. D 64. This process see to it that no person
will be deprived of life, liberty, or property without notice of
charges, legal counsel, a hearing, and an opportunity to confront
accusers. a. Plea bargaining b. Booking c. Bail d. Due process Ans.
D 65. Republic Act No. 6975 did not amend its provision on the
____________ power of city executives in spite of lobbying to have
them in congress, the power still remains with the National Police
Commission. a. Hire and fire b. Appointing c. Promoting d.
Dismissing Ans. A 66. Compulsory retirement from police service
entitles one to be promoted one rank higher from the rank he last
held, for purpose of? a. Monthly retirement b. Retirement pay c.
Salary adjustment d. Longevity pay Ans. B
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person was subjected to some shocking experiences leaving him with
painful memories, repressed and can no longer be recalled, he is
suffering from this disorder, a. Delusion b. Amnesia c. Phobia d.
Dementia praecox Ans. B 68. The rank of Police Senior
Superintendent is required to become a, a. Police Director b.
Police Superintendent c. PNP Regional Director d. Police Chief
Superintendent Ans. D 69. All statements are correct except one. a.
Attitudes are inherited, not learned b. Defective character is
related to deviant behavior c. Mass media has an influence on
delinquent behavior d. Loyalty to gang compels the members to
conform Ans. A 70. If Metro Manila accounts for 26% of the national
total crime volume of 84, 875, How many crimes were reported to the
police? a. 22, 868 b. 22, 068 c. 20, 250 d. 32, 644 Ans. B 71.
Sexual deviation is attained in this deviant behavior by watching
nude man or woman. a. Exhibitionism b. Transvertism c. Voyeurism d.
Fetishism Ans. C
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an ethical standard that requires all PNP members to follow logical
procedures in accomplishing their duties in order to minimize waste
of time, money and efforts. a. Morality b. Justice c. Humility d.
Orderliness Ans. D 73. The mental attitude of every policemen is of
vital importance in police works because, a. police works calls for
executive abilities b. police job requires the ability to make
vital calculation c. a police officer must keep calm in order to
think clearly in an emergency and critical situations d. a
policeman usually has to act before he has the chance to think Ans.
C 74. Who said that crime is normal and part of nature society? a.
Jeremy Bentham b. Charles Goring c. Cesare Beccaria d. Cesare
Lombroso Ans. B 75. There is ___________ if the killing was
considered beforehand and that it was motivated by more than simple
desire to engage in an act of violence. a. Implied malice b.
Deliberation c. Premeditation d. Express malice Ans. C 76. An
offender who committed an act of violence, more than nine years of
age but less than 18 at the time of the commission of the crime, is
classified as, a. Juvenile Offender b. Adult Offender c. Habitual
Offender d. Professional criminal Ans. A
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the PNP Reform Bill known as the RA 8551, thee police ranks are
maintained. What is the equivalent military rank of a Police Chief
Superintendent? a. Colonel b. Lt. Colonel c. Major General d.
Brigadier General Ans. D 78. The body of an _________ person is
short, fat, and small-boned. He is easy-going and a very
comfortable person. a. Mesomorph b. Endomorph c. Ectomorph d.
Chronomorph Ans. B 79. A behavior pattern where an individual
return to a state of form adjustment and attempt to experience them
again in memory. a. Anger b. Phobia c. Regression d. Frustration
Ans. C 80. Police officers trained on how to deal with people in a
warm and friendly manner are more skilled in handling
____________works. a. Media relation b. International relation c.
Press relation d. Public relation Ans. D 81. The promulgation of
the Code of Kalantiaw was in what year? a. 1433 b. 1444 c. 1434 d.
1435 Ans. A
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population of 195,000 and a volume crime of 2,540, in Municipality
A, What is its crime rate? a. 1465.2 b. 1203.5 c. 1230.6 d. 1302.6
Ans. D 83. How do you classify a family or home condition where
death, or separation, or desertion occurred? a. Broken home b.
Family disintegration c. Family migration d. None of the above Ans.
A 84. They are considered as juvenile offenders when they committed
a crime at their given ages; 1. Jimmy who is 9 years old 2. Rosa,
22 years old 3. Peter, 19 years old 4. Rodrigo, 15 years old a. 1
and 2 b. 2 and 3 c. 1 and 4 d. 1 and 3 Ans. C 85. Where war or
internal conflict is present, children found in those areas are
referred to as, a. Children of war b. Affected children c. Victims
of situation d. Zones of peace Ans. D 86. The security preservation
of the state is assumed by the PNP in the national level, and the
AFP in the external level. However, the AFP can take over primary
responsibilities over internal or national security when the
situation calls for them, as Given below, EXCEPT, a. There is a
need for the employment of bigger tactical forces and use of higher
caliber armaments b. Insurgents have penetrated much of the
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crimes are mostly committed d. These are serious threats to
national security and great disturbance of peace and order Ans. C
87. The most important supervisory principle in any office in order
to improve the morale of the staff is; a. To be fair and just b. To
be strict on attendance c. To be kind and respectful d. To be more
forgiving Ans. A 88. It is a contemporary approach that relates
behavior to events taking place inside the body, specifically the
brain and the nervous system. a. Psychoanalytic approach b.
Neurobiological approach c. Cognitive approach d. Phenomenological
approach Ans. B 89. Eviction or demolition of squatters calls for
the policemen to, a. Exercise maximum tolerance while giving
security assistance b. Exercise limited force c. Exercise maximum
force in dealing with squatters d. Participate in actual demolition
Ans. A 90. What will happen to the sentence rendered by the court
to a boy of 10 who raped a girl of his age? a. Mitigated b.
Suspended c. Serve d. Commuted Ans. B 91. A child deserted by his
parents or guardians for six continuous months is classified as, a.
Neglected b. Dependent c. Abandoned d. Abused Ans. C
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Criminal physical anthropology refers to the study of the
relationship of crime to the ______. a. Environment b. Physical
constitution of man c. Given population d. Spatial distribution of
crime in a given area Ans. B 93. Police immorality is exampled by,
a. Living with a woman not his wife b. Smoking while patrolling c.
Being constantly absent from work d. Reporting to work not in
uniform Ans. A 94. Which statement can be considered FALSE? a.
People in early centuries believes that mans behavior is caused by
good or evil spirits b. All human behaviors are motivated, that
drives gives direction and sustain action c. Extended family is a
common and accepted fact in any Filipino community d. Religion is
never necessary in the improvement of behavior Ans. D 95. When may
age, height, weight, and educational requirements among police
applicants be waived? a. Only when the PNP has declared an annual
quota b. Only when the applicant has a recommendation from the
mayor c. Only when the number of qualified applicants falls below
the minimum annual quota d. Only when all applicants have submitted
their applications Ans. C 96. In a given jurisdiction, who
exercises control and supervision of anti gambling operations? a.
Police Provincial Director b. Local Chief executives c. Police
Regional Directors d. Chief of Police Ans. B
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process in court pillar of our criminal justice system where the
accused is brought before the court and appraised of the formal
charges and informed of his constitutional rights. What is this
process? a. Plea bargaining b. Custodial investigation c.
Arraignment d. Preliminary investigation Ans. C 98. Policemen
reports on a three (3) working shifts. However, they sometimes
extend working hours due to, a. Overtime pay b. Individual
discretion c. need for more policemen d. Inadequate manpower Ans. D
99. He was referred to as the Father of Modern Criminology. a.
Cesare Lombroso b. Jeremy Bentham c. Sigmund Freud d. Cesare
Beccaria Ans. A 100. The study of crimes relation to environment is
referred to a. Criminal Demography b. Criminal Epidemiology c.
Criminal Ecology d. Criminal Physical Anthropology Ans. B 101. It
is the smallest unit of society composed of people who share a way
of life, a definite location and has some continuity. a. Society b.
Population c. Family d. Associations Ans. C 102. The Chief PNP
exercises ________ since he has lawful authority over his
subordinates by virtue of his rank, position and assignment. a.
Order b. Administration c. Control d. Command Ans. D
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Unusual emergencies that happens and absence of superior officers
leaves the policeman to handle the situation properly, the best
procedure to follow is? a. Take no action b. Confer with any other
superior c. Act according to ones judgment d. Confer immediately
with other police officers on the best action to take Ans. C 104.
The command and direction of the Chief PNP may be delegated to
___________ officials with respect to the units under their
respective command. a. Subordinate b. Next-in-rank c. Qualified d.
Efficient Ans. B 105. Who among the following can be considered an
applicant to the PNP? a. Jose, born on January 25, 1981 b.
Protacio, born on February 14, 1989 c. Rizal, born on March 27,
1975 d. Mercado, born on April 1, 1969 Ans. B 106. The __________
is still considered as the most basic institution which has control
over the behavior of young persons. a. Family b. School c. Church
d. Peer group Ans. A 107. This statement is FALSE. a. Heredity and
environment play a part in the behavior of an individual b.
Fraternal twins have identical hereditary traits c. Personality is
the product of body and soul d. Heredity is the talent transferred
through the genes from parents to siblings Ans. B
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PNP members should try to create a positive image of the police in
the eyes of the public in line with its _________ building program.
a. Peoples awareness b. Human relations c. Image building d.
Educational Ans. C 109. Police to-population ratio in urban areas,
ideally should be, a. 1:1000 b. 1:750 c. 1:900 d. 1:500 Ans. D 110.
When the incarcerated convicted offender undergoes rehabilitation
inside jails, they are undergoing? a. Institutional treatment b.
Probation c. Parole d. Community-based treatment Ans. A 111. The
Chief PNP has term of ______ years. a. 5 b. 4 c. 3 d. 2 Ans. B 112.
The purpose of a police public relations program is, a. Train
police officers in community relation program b. Recruit new
members for community relation program c. Develop mutual
understanding between the police and the public d. Plan for a
police-community relation program Ans. C 113. This theory states
that the crime and delinquency results when an individuals bond to
society is weak or broken. a. Social learning b. Social structure
c. Social process d. Social control Ans. D
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theory states that intelligence is largely determined genetically;
that ancestry determines IQ; and that low IQ is linked to behavior,
including criminal behavior. a. Cultural deviance theory b.
Labeling theory c. Nature theory d. Strain theory Ans. B 115.
Excessive use of force or police brutality by some members of the
PNP is a violation of human rights and police ethical standards. It
is mandated that all PNP members shall exercise proper and
___________ use of authority in the performance of duty. a.
Proportionate b. Ethical c. Effective d. Legitimate Ans. D 116. In
Differential Association Theory, ______________ stressed that
criminal conduct is learned behavior and that learning occur
through communication and association with others who are with
criminal mind. a. Cesare Beccaria b. Cesare Lombroso c. Cesar
Montano d. Edwin Sutherland Ans. D 117. They play an important role
by bringing criminal events to the police. a. Media b. Judges c.
Jail guards d. Janitor Ans. A 118. The need to assault or injure
somebody is referred to as? a. Need recognition b. Need aggression
c. Need difference d. Need order Ans. B
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Presidential Decree 603 deals with _________ offender, whose age is
less than nine but under 18 at the time of the commission of an
offense. a. Habitual b. Professional c. Minor d. Adult Ans. C 120.
The best measure for the competence of police officer is ? a.
Command of word b. High level of education c. Ability to make good
reports d. High morale Ans. D 121. Absence of a complaining victim
in the typology of crime is classified as public order crime or? a.
Crimes against person b. Victimless crime c. Physical crime d.
Public scandal Ans. B 122. When PNP members and their families
involved themselves in religious, social, and civic activities in
the community, it enhances ___________ which will work well for the
image of the police. a. Camaraderie b. Social awareness c.
Responsiveness d. Effectiveness Ans. B 123. There is a trend in
criminal activities which was studied that as one grows older,
there is also a decline in criminal activities. This is known as,
a. Aging-out phenomenon b. Age-line curve c. Parkinsons law d.
Age-crime relationship Ans. A 124. There are four inspection and
audit authorities that conducts agency check on the PNP. They are;
The NAPOLCOM, Civil Service Commission, Commission on Audit, and A.
NBI b. IAS,PNP c. DOJ d. Presidential Management Staff
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Appeals from the decision given by the Chief, PNP regarding a case,
are filed with the, a. PNP Summary Disciplinary Board b. Peoples
Law Enforcement Board c. NAPOLCOM National Appellate Board d.
NAPOLCOM Regional Appellate Board Ans. C 126. A strange development
of mutual feeling between the hostage and the hostage taker due to
the prolong time of negotiation is known as, a. Camaraderie b.
Stockholm syndrome c. Successful negotiation d. Sympathy Ans. B
127. The law that provides care and treatment of youthful offenders
from apprehension to the termination of the case is, a. RA 7610 b.
PD 603 c. PD 6975 d. RA 6425 Ans.B 128. It is the unwritten
authority given to police officers to make decision, using ones own
judgment based on justice and fairness. a. Negotiation b.
Discretion c. Arraignment d. Plea bargaining Ans. B 129. The PNP
belongs to one of the most inspected and audited agencies of the
government where audit and inspection are handled by the following
authorities; NAPOLCOM, Civil Service Commission, Internal Affairs
Service, PNP and, a. Department of Justice b. National Bureau of
Investigation c. Commission on Audit d. Presidential Management
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This theory states that obedience to the norms of lower-class
culture places people in conflict with norms of the dominant
culture. a. Theory of anomie b. Strain theory c. Differential
association theory d. Culture conflict theory Ans. D 131. This
theory considers delinquent behavior as result of peoples
frustration and anger over their inability to achieved legitimate
social and financial success. a. Classical b. Sociological c.
Labeling d. Strain Ans. D 132. Which of the following factors are
considered as psychologically related to delinquent behavior? 1.
learning capacity 2. mental deficiency and retardation 3. mental
psychological set-up 4. emotional imbalances 5. personal problems
a.2,3,4, and 5 b.1,2,3, and 4 c. 1,3,4, and 5 d. 1,5,4, and 3 Ans.
A 133. Presidential Decree Number 9344, the most recent bill that
deals with youthful offenders whose age is fifteen and below, is
also known as, a. Comprehensive Juvenile Justice System b. Juvenile
Justice Welfare System c. Juvenile Justice Welfare Code d.
Comprehensive Justice System Ans. A
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Patriae in legal term means a. Parents of the accused b. Parents of
the State c. Parents of the Victim d. None of the above Ans. C 135.
Moral aspect of personality that judges our personality and is also
known as the conscience. a. Id b. Ego c. Super ego d. All of the
foregoing Ans. C 136. He developed the study of body build and
criminal behavior or Somatotype School, which held that manifest
distinct physiques that makes them susceptible to particular types
of delinquent behavior. a. Charles Goring b. William Sheldon c.
Charles Darwin d. Edwin Sutherland Ans. B 137. Girls see her mother
as rival for her fathers attention is termed as a. Oedipus Complex
b. Electra c. Mental retardation d. None of the above Ans. B 138.
Which deals with selective law enforcement for specific problem in
the area? a. Tactical patrol c. Police patrol b. Horse patrol d.
Beat patrol Ans. A 139. The offenders who actively pursue a life of
crime refer to
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criminals c. Informants b. Terrorist d. Professional Criminals Ans.
A 140. Which is a program that is devised by the National Sheriffs
Association which incorporates the ancient notion of frankpledge?
a. Bellman System c. Neighborhood Watch b. Citizen Volunteer
Program d. Either A or C Ans. C 141. What is a civil wrong which
the court seeks a remedy in the form of damages to be paid? a. Gift
c. Crime b. Tort d. None of the above Ans. B 142. A crime
discovered after the perpetrator has left the scene? a. Hot crimes
c. Crime Scene b. Cold crimes d. Either A or B Ans. B 143. What is
an accusation based on probable cause by grand jury changing an
individual with a specific crime? a. Pilferage c. Indictment b.
Accusation d. Inducement Ans. B 144. Which is sometimes referred to
as special heinous crime? a. Infamous crime c. Crime b. Famous
crime d. Offense Ans. A 145. Which is referred to as the group of
citizens patrolling at night and armed with rattle to call for
help? a. Watchman c. Rattle watch b. Rattle Snake d. Bellman Patrol
Ans. C 146. What is the geographic territory claimed by a gang? a.
Beat c. Turf
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Territory d. Either B or C Ans. C 147. The term referring to the
power of making decisions or a choice is a. Decision making c.
Discretion b. Vision d. Problem solving Ans. C 148. What is the
component of justice that is concerned with the allocation of the
goods and burdens of society? a. Restorative justice c. Social
justice b. Distributive justice d. Any of the above Ans. D 149.
Other term of EXPIATION is a. Egoism c. Atonement b. Explication d.
Explanation Ans. C 150. Which term is used for police officers who
passively accept and take advantage of opportunities of corruption?
a. Meat eaters c. Opportunists b. Grass eaters d. None of the above