A. Paperwork B. Problem solving C. Forensics D. Legal rules Question 7 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Research by the RAND Corporation shows that: A. crime rates are not linked to the availability of medical marijuana. B. crime goes down when medical marijuana is not available. C. crime rates went up when medical marijuana was not available. D. crime rates remained the same after medical marijuana was not available. Question 8 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points When an individual decides NOT to commit a crime because he has been punished we call that: A. general deterrence. B. recidivism. C. specific deterrence. D. target hardening. Question 9 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points The murder rate is highest in: A. the United States. B. Lebanon. C. Italia. D. Singapore. Question 10 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Sally is African American and wants to know more about race and arrests in the U.S. Of the people arrested in the United States, what percent are African Americans? A. 12 B. 28 C. 35 D. 46 Question 11 of 20 0.0/ 5.0 Points Approximately __________ percent of criminal cases end with a plea bargain. A. 90 B. 80 C. 70 D. 60 Question 12 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Placing lights on a house would be an example of: • A. discretion. B. target hardening. C. deterrence. D. plea bargaining. Question 13 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Studies show that police officers spend __________ percent of their time directly protecting society. A. less than 1 B. about 5 C. more than 10 D. more than 50 Question 14 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Allowing police officers discretion in whom they arrest: A. decreases the odds that minority criminals will be caught. B. makes it more likely that white criminals will be brought to justice. C. fosters racial profiling. D. allows poor people to go free. Question 15 of 20
5.0/ 5.0 Points Bruce is much wealthier than Harvey. Bruce is less likely to be convicted of a crime because: A. he will live in a more modest neighborhood. B. he can hire an expensive lawyer. C. his bail will be set higher. D. he will be charged with a more serious crime. Question 16 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points The crime that was affected the most by the closing of medical marijuana dispensaries was: A. murder. B. breaking and entering. C. rape. D. robbery. Question 17 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which crime would be least likely to show up on Uniform Crime Reports data? A. A murder victim is found by the police on the side of the road B. A bank is robbed and the photo of the criminal is released to the media C. A person leaves their car unlocked and their iPod is stolen D. A car is stolen and wrecked in a police chase Question 18 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points The three branches of the criminal justice system in the U.S. include all of the following EXCEPT: A. police. B. courts. C. corrections. D. legislature. Question 19 of 20 0.0/ 5.0 Points Which city has the highest number of violent crimes per 100,000 people? A. Memphis, TN B. Miami, FL C. Las Vegas, NV D. Stockton, CA Question 20 of 20 0.0/ 5.0 Points The American criminal justice system relies on: A. stigmatized shame exclusively. B. reintigrative shame exclusively. C.. neither reintigrative shame nor stigmatized shame. D. both reintegrative shame and stigmatized shame.