Published on June 23, 2015
Learning Team Assignment: Policing Operations Q&A Prepare a response in which you answer the following Discussion Questions: o What are the various functions of a police agency? Compare and contrast how these functions differ at the federal, state, and local levels. What would happen if the various functions and roles of policing agencies were limited among communities? o What is reactive patrol? How does reactive patrol differ between proactive patrol? What would happen if policing agencies adopted just one of the previously mentioned patrol styles? o What is probable cause? How does probable cause impact police officers and police agencies? What would happen if probable cause was non-existent? o What is custodial interrogation? What is the relationship between custodial interrogation and the overall criminal justice system? How can we improve this relationship? o How would you define police brutality? What is the relationship of police brutality and police corruption, and other police misconduct? What changes would you recommend to police corruption, brutality, and misconduct? o What trends are currently impacting policing? What are some foreseeable critical issues that will potentially affect policing in the future? What changes need to be made to effectively manage these trends? Properly format your answers according to APA standards.