This activity contains 12 questions.
Which of the following organizations is responsible for performing the yearly assessment of key technological needs of the criminal justice system?
The Law Enforcement Standards Laboratory
The Office of Law Enforcement Technology Commercialization
The Justice Technology Information Network
The National Law Enforcement Technology Center
What term describes the application of scientific techniques to the detection and evaluation of criminal evidence?
crime scene analysis
is the name of a national database containing all human DNA codes.
is the process used by agents to describe serial rapists.
makes use of human DNA for purposes of identification.
makes use of computer simulation programs to track serial murderers.
Automated fingerprint technology, the Violent Criminal Apprehension Program, and METAPOL are all examples of:
investigative tools developed by the FBI
outdated criminalistic techniques
Computer hardware and software which attempts to duplicate the decision-making processes of skilled investigators is called:
Which of the following is NOT a computer-based training program used in the criminal justice system?
eased criteria for the introduction of scientific evidence at trial.
allowed law enforcement to use criminalistics in their investigations.
eased the ability of the government to access computer records.
allowed for DNA profiling.
The science of recognizing people by physical characteristics and personal traits is known as:
the smart card
What term is used to describe a person bent on illegally accessing the computers of others?
The science of reconstructing the likeness of a decomposed or dismembered body is:
Expert systems depend on all but which of the following?
an inference engine
user interface or terminal
a preexisting knowledge base
Which Supreme Court case provides significant protections to Internet content?
Reno v. ACLU
Printz v. U.S.
Mack v. U.S.
Arizona v. Evans
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