Quiz 6 - Answers
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March 6, 2013 11:06 a.m.
1. C. Under 2A:4A there is an area of law which provides
different tools for dealing with juveniles. This section should be
covered during the study process.
a. Under no
circumstances shall any juvenile taken into short-term custody under
section 12 of P.L.1982, c.77 (C.2A:4A-31) be held more than six hours.
A juvenile taken into short-term custody shall not be retained in a
detention facility or jail. As used in this section, the
juvenile-family crisis intervention unit means that unit established
pursuant to P.L.1982, c.80 (C.2A:4A-76 et seq.).
2. D. The appropriate charge is 2C:11-5, Death by Auto or
Vessel. Below is the text of the statute:
2C:11-5. Death by auto
a. Criminal homicide
constitutes vehicular homicide when it is caused by driving a vehicle or
b. Except as provided in paragraph (3) of
this subsection, vehicular
homicide is a crime of the second degree.
3. A. Below is a partial excerpt from the Aggravated
assault. A person is guilty of aggravated assault if he:
causes bodily injury to another with a deadly weapon;
4. D. In 2013, the United States Court of Appeals, Second
Circuit held that giving the middle finger to a police officer is not a
violation of a law.
Specifically addressing the disorderly conduct
statute, the court held, "Indeed,
such a gesture alone cannot establish probable cause to believe a
disorderly conduct violation has occurred."
Swartz vs. Insogna.
5. A. From the AG Guideline on Internal Affairs:
The agency must notify an officer in writing that a
complaint has been made against him, and that an investigation will
begin, unless this notification would interfere with the