Courses of Study: Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security

Number of Standards matching query: 27

Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security, Grade 9 - 12, Police Patrol, 2009

1.) Explain career opportunities in law enforcement.

2.) Explain patrol safety precautions, first aid, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) techniques.

•  Explaining various techniques for removing a victim from a dangerous situation
3.) Describe duties and responsibilities of patrol officers.

•  Identifying patrol types and zones
•  Identifying procedures for dealing with domestic violence
4.) Describe ways patrol officers establish rapport with citizens.

•  Describing current trends in community-oriented policing
5.) Describe the purpose and content of various police reports.

6.) Explain traffic accident investigations.

•  Describing the positioning of emergency vehicles and personnel during a traffic accident investigation
7.) Describe traffic stop procedures.

•  Identifying various traffic violations
•  Explaining the Police Intervention Technique (PIT)
8.) Identify duties involved in directing traffic.

•  Explaining the use of barricades and cones as traffic barriers
•  Demonstrating various hand signals used for directing traffic
9.) Describe police defensive tactics for Alabama officers.

•  Describing the use of force continuum in defensive tactics
•  Explaining weapon safety procedures for patrol officers
•  Describing the four elements of arrest
10.) Explain the importance of physical wellness to a patrol officer.

11.) Describe the transmission and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).

12.) Examine infection control techniques that can protect patrol officers from STDs.

13.) Explain the importance of patrol officers routinely monitoring local businesses.

14.) Identify techniques of drug enforcement used by patrol officers.

•  Explaining the importance of drug-seeking dogs for police patrol