Policy 500 thru 900 2017 Exam

  1. 504.2 REQUEST FOR AIR SUPPORT ASSISTANCE

    When the situation involves imminent danger to officers or the public, the request for (air support) assistance must be approved by whom?



    B) watch lieutenant
  2. 504.2 REQUEST FOR AIR SUPPORT ASSISTANCE

    If APD Air Operations is unavailable or off-duty and an officer needs aircraft assistance to conduct law enforcement related activities, a request to another law enforcement agency or Starflight shall be made through whom?



    C)  APD air operations supervisor or watch lieutenant
  3. 504.3   ROTARY AIRCRAFT LANDING ZONE GUIDELINES

    In the event a rotary aircraft needs to land, officers shall establish and maintain a landing zone preferably what size?



    B)  60 ft by 60 ft
  4. 504.3   ROTARY AIRCRAFT LANDING ZONE GUIDELINES

    Approaches to the aircraft shall be made only ____, and only after the pilot has signaled approval for the approach.



    A)  to the front
  5. 504.3   ROTARY AIRCRAFT LANDING ZONE GUIDELINES
    How many officers should be used to secure the landing zone?



    C) at least 2
  6. 609.2 LANGUAGE INTERPRETER SERVICE
    The Language Interpreter Service should be used for which of the following?




    D) to provide services to the public and to perform police duties
  7. 800.3.2 ISSUANCE OF CITY PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT

    All employees who are transferred into or out of a position which requires the issuance of specialized equipment are required to process through the Police Equipment and Supply Section within ____ after the effective date on the personnel directive.



    D) 5 work days
  8. 800.3.4 BODY ARMOR

    The Department will issue body armor to authorized employees. Employees will be notified by Equipment and Supply Section ____ days prior to the date of expiration to be measured for new issued body armor.



    A)  60 days
  9. 800.3.5 PURCHASE OF ISSUED CITY PROPERTY AND EQUIPMENT


    Officers resigning in good standing will be permitted to purchase their badge set at the prevailing replacement cost if they have ten years minimum service with the Department; or were commissioned a minimum of ____ years and are hired by another law enforcement agency.



    D) 2
  10. 800.4.1 DAMAGED, LOST, AND STOLEN CITY PROPERTY

    The employee may be required to make full reparation of the depreciated value of  a lost item, or make payment for a repaired item, to a maximum of ____ per item.



    A)  $500
  11. 800.4.1 DAMAGED, LOST, AND STOLEN CITY PROPERTY

    When payment to the City is required for lost or damaged property, the employee may be allowed to reimburse the City through a payment schedule. Unless the employee agrees to a higher amount, the payments will not exceed ____ per pay period.



    A)  $100
  12. 800.4.1 DAMAGED, LOST, AND STOLEN CITY PROPERTY
    The employee has ____ days to either pay for the equipment in full through the accounts payable department or arrange for a payment schedule through APD-HR.



    D) 30
  13. 800.4.2 DAMAGED, LOST, OR STOLEN PERSONAL PROPERTY

    Employees may request restitution for lost or damaged personal equipment if the loss or damage was suffered while on duty and in performance of official business.  Which of the following lists the correct reimbursement amounts?



    A) prescription glasses ($150); contact lenses ($75 per lens); any other personal equipment ($100 per item)
  14. 800.6   ANNUAL INVENTORY

    City of Austin policies require that each Department conduct a physical inventory of fixed assets and reconcile that inventory annually. APD will conduct its inventory in what month each year?



    C) July
  15. 803.3.3 SHOTGUNS
    One ounce rifled slugs may be used when there is an immediate need or in situations that are deemed special circumstances or when distances to the threat are such that it is beyond the effective range of ____ yards for 00 buckshot.



    A)  20-25 yards
  16. 803.7 FLYING WHILE ARMED
    When flying while armed for official business, 
    officers shall not consume alcoholic beverages while aboard an aircraft or within ____ hours prior to boarding an aircraft.



    C)  8
  17. 804.2.3 DEPARTMENT VEHICLE USE FOR OUT-OF-CITY ASSIGNMENTS
    Employees will ensure the Department vehicle is mechanically sound prior to departure by taking the vehicle to Service Center #5 for out-of-city trips exceeding ____.



    C)  100 miles each way
  18. 900.3.2 ACTS BRINGING DISCREDIT UPON THE DEPARTMENT
    Except as necessary to perform assigned tasks or as authorized by a supervisor, the following restrictions apply to the number of marked APD police units parked in a parking lot or near a public place at any one time:



    D) No more than 2 between the hours of 6:00 am and 10:00 pm, daily; or no more than 4 between the hours of 10:00 pm and 6:00 am, daily.
  19. 900.3.2 ACTS BRINGING DISCREDIT UPON THE DEPARTMENT
    Employees will not congregate or loiter in any place or in any manner as to bring discredit to the Department no more than ____ officers, uniformed or plainclothes, who are identifiable as officers by the display of badges, police radios, insignias, or any articles of clothing identifying them as police officers, will congregate in a public place except when required by official police duties or as authorized by a supervisor.



    C) 4
  20. 900.6.1 EMPLOYEE CONTACT INFORMATION

    The e-PIF (electronic personnel information on-line form) contains the employee's address, phone number, emergency contact, support contact, and religious affiliation. Employees are required to keep all information on their e-PIF current.  Employees will update their e-PIF within ____ of any change.



    D)  10 days
  21. 908.4.1 DEPARTMENT RESPONSIBILITY TO REPORT

    When a peace officer is arrested, the Chief of Police of the arresting agency must report such fact, as mandated by 37 Tex. Admin. Code § 211.28, to TCOLE within ____ of the arrest.



    A)  30 business days
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