LSTD 203 Midterm Exam Answers
Question 1 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
Police departments are included in what branch of government?
Question 2 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
Who do prosecutors represent?
The us people at all levels of government. These levels would be the local, state or federal government.
Question 3 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
The chief prosecutor at both the state and the federal level is called the
A.attorney general Feedback: See chapter 2.
Question 4 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
Jails are the responsibility of
B.counties Feedback: See chapter 2.
D.the federal government
Question 5 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
Prisons are the responsibility of
C.states Feedback: See chapter 2.
Question 6 of 30 0.0/ 2.5 Points
Impossibility is a defense to a conspiracy charge.
Question 7 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
Why is Hearsay testimony by a co-conspirator allowed?
Because of the structure of the Federal Rules of Evidence.
Excepted statements are admissible because they have indicia of trustworthiness.
Co-Conspirator statements on the other hand are exempted both because of the their trustworthy nature and because of the ‘agency fiction’ of conspiracies.
Question 8 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
One responsibility of the Secret Service is to investigate credit card fraud.
Feedback: Chapter 2, page 30.
Question 9 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
The Department of Justice includes both the FBI and U.S. attorneys.
Question 10 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
County attorneys work within the U.S. Department of Justice.
Question 11 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
Unlike prosecutors, not all defense...