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Criminology Board Exam Reviewer Question Answer B.

C. 1856
By criminologists - Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 1 Comment D. 1905

7. The Advent of a daytime police with pay

A. 1772
B. 1800
C. 1833
D. 1856

8. The Texas Rangers were organized in what year?

A. 1658
B. 1658
C. 1856
D. 1835

PCAP 9. In England, They were assistants to the constables and walked

streets removing vagrants.
A. Thief Takers
Criminology Board Exam Reviewer B. Beadies
Question and Answer C. Food Pad
D. Constables

10. In old England, Private citizens with no official status were

by the King for every criminal they arrested, they are called
A. Thief Takers
B. Beadies
C. Food Pad
1. PNP mandatory retirement age is D. Constables
A. 56
B. 66 11. The Major role of the thief takers in old England was to combat
C. 55 what crime, committed by highwaymen?
D. 60 A. Thief
B. Highway Robbery
Read: Criminology Board Exam Reviewer C. Prostitution
D. Vagrancy
2. The Highest award given to PNP members.
A. Medalya ng Katapatan 12. It means Food Pad
B. Medalya ng Karunungan A. Street Robber
C. Medalya ng Kagitingan B. Street Dancer
D. Medalya ng Kabayanihan C. Beggar
D. Prostitutes
3. Cold Weather Clothing allowance is usually given to PNP
members 13. He was credited for laying the foundation for the first modern
assigned in police force.
A. Baguio City and Tagaytay City A. Patrick Colquhoun
B. Rizal Province and Cordillera B. Sir Robert Peel
C. Cordillera and Davao C. John Howard
D. Baguio City and Davao D. Henry Fielding

4. Optional retirement in the PNP is upon the accumulation of 14. A London Magistrate, he established a small publicly financed
how special river or marine police.
many years of satisfatory service? A. Patrick Colquhoun
A. 15 Years B. Sir Robert Peel
B. 20 Years C. Kohn Howard
C. 25 Years D. Henry Fielding
D. 30 Years
15. In England, the first river or marine police was established in
Read: LEA Sample Board Exam Questions what year?
A. 1798
5. The Year night watch was formed in Boston. B. 1898
A. 1638 C. 1698
B. 1700 D. 1598
C. 1833
D. 1905 16. Among his major contributions are the following: a. the hiring
of accountants and lawyers as FBI special agents b. Introduction
6. The Rattle watch in New York was formed in what year? of the FBI uniform crime reporting c. Development of the
A. 1658 National
crime info. center and d. Development of the FBI most wanted
B. John Edgar Hoover
C. Robert Peels
D. Henry Fielding
Law Enforcement Administration Review Questions
17. Procedures intended to be used in all situations of all kinds 1. The amount and nature of the demands of the police service
shall be outlined as a guide to officers and members in the field. A.Clientele
A. Field Procedure B.Purpose
B. Headquarters Procedure
C. Special Operating Procedure
D. None of the Above D. Process Answer: C

18. Included in these procedures are the duties of the dispatcher, 2. The PNP has a program which ensures the deployment of
jailer, matron, and other personnel concerned which may be policemen in busy and crime prone areas. This is called
in the duty manual. A. patrol deployment program
A. Field Procedure B. roving patrol program
B. Headquarters Procedure C. patrol and visibility program
C. Special Operating procedure D. police patrol program Answer: C
D. None of the Above

19. Plans relating to patrol distribution, crime investigation, 3. All regional appointments of commissioned officers commence
traffic operation and vice control. with the rank of:
A. Operational Plan A. Senior Police Officer I
B. Administrative Plan B. Inspector
C. Strategic Plan
D. Tactical Plan C. Police Officer III
D. Senior Inspector Answer: B
20. The Board of Examiners for Criminology was created in what
year/ 4. In busy and thickly populated commercial streets like those
A. July 1, 1972
in Divisoria, police patrol is very necessary. Since there
B. June 1, 1972
C. July 1, 1974 are several types of patrol, which of the following will you
D. June 1, 1974 recommend:
A. Horse patrol
B. Mobile patrol
Answer: C. Foot patrol
1. A D. Helicopter patrol Answer: C
2. C
3. C 5. It is the product resulting from the collection, evaluation,
4. B
analysis, and interpretation of all available information which
5. A
6. A concerns one or more aspects of criminal activity and which is
7. C immediately or potentially significant to police planning.
8. D A. Investigation
9. B B. Information
10 A
11. B C. Data
12. A D. intelligence Answer: D
13. D 6. These are work programs of line divisions which related to
14. A the nature and extent of the workload and the availability
15. A
of resources.
16. B
17. A A. administrative plan
18. B B. operational plan
19. A C. strategic plan
20. A D. tactical plan Answer: B
7. It is the premier educational institution for the police,
fire and jail personnel.
A. Philippine Military Academy
B. Development Academy of the Philippines
C. Philippine College of Criminology
D. Philippine Public Safety College Answer: D

8. A crew which is assigned to a mobile car usually consist of

A. a driver and intelligence agent obtained without the knowledge of the person against whom
B. a driver and traffic man the information or documents may be used, or if the
C. a driver and a recorder information is clandestinely acquired?
D. a driver, recorder and supervisor Answer: D A. covert
B. overt
9. An industrial complex must establish its first line of C. active
physical defense. It must have D. underground Answer: A
A. the building itself
B. perimeter barriers 16. The provincial Governor shall choose the provincial Director
C. communication barriers from a list of ___________ eligible recommended by the
D. window barriers Answer:B Regional Director, preferable from the same province, city,
10. All of the following are members of the People’s Law A. three (3)
Enforcement Board (PLEB), EXCEPT: B. five (5)
A. Three (3) members chosen by the Peace and Order C. four (4)
Council from among the respected members of the D. Two (2) Answer: A
B. Any barangay Captain of the city/municipality 17. Republic Act 6975 provides that on the average nationwide,
concerned chosen by the association of the the manning levels of the PNP shall be approximately in
Barangay Captains. accordance with a police-to-population ratio of:
C. Any member of the Sangguniang A. one (1) policeman for every seven hundred (700)
Panglungsod/Pambayan inhabitants.
D. A bar member chosen by the Integrated bar of the B. one (1) policeman for every one thousand five hundred
Philippines (IBP) Answer: D (1,500) C.inhabitants.
C. one (1) policeman for every five hundred (500)
11. It is the circumspect inspection of a place to determine its inhabitants.
suitability for a particular operational purpose. D. one (1) policeman for every one thousand (1,000)
A. Inspection inhabitants. Answer: C
B. Surveillance
C. Survey 18. In disaster control operations, there is a need to establish a
D. Casing Answer: C ______where telephones or any means of communication
12. In the civil service system, merit and fitness are the primary A.ensure open lines of communication.
considerations in the B.command post
A. two-party system C.operations center
B. evaluation system D.field room Answer:B
C. promotional system
D. spoils system Answer: C 19. Registration of a security agency must be done at the______.
A.Securities and Exchange Commission
13. In the de-briefing, the intelligence agent is asked to discuss B.National Police Commission
which of the following: C.Department of National Defense
A. his educational profile and schools attended D.PNP Criminal Investigation Group Answer:D
B. his personal circumstances such as his age, religious
affiliation, address, etc. 20. The cheapest form of police patrol.
C. his political inclination and/or party affiliation A. Bicycle Patrol
D. his observations and experiences in the intelligence B. Foot Patrol
Answer: D C. Motorcycle Patrol
D. Helicopter Patrol Answer: B
14. It is a natural or man-made structure or physical device which 21. The budget is a _________________ in terms of expenditure
is capable of restricting, determine, or delaying illegal access to requirements.
an installation. A.tactical plan
A. alarm plan
B. wall plan
C. barrier D.control plan Answer: B
D. hazard Answer: C
22. The term used for the object of surveillance is a subject while
15. What form of intelligence is involved when information is the investigator conducting the surveillance is:
B.surveillant 30. To improve delegation, the following must be done, EXCEPT:
C.traffic enforcement A. establish objectives and standards
D.patrol Answer: A B. count the number of supervisor
C. require completed work
23. It is a police function which serves as the backbone of the D. define authority and responsibility Answer: C
police service. In all types of police stations, there is a specific
unit assigned to undertake this function in view of its 31. What administrative support unit conducts identification and
importance. evaluation of physical evidences related to crimes, with
A.vice control emphasis on their medical, chemical, biological and physical
B.criminal investigation nature.
C.traffic management A. Logistics Service
D.patrol Answer: D B. Crime Laboratory
C. Communication and Electronic service
24. It is the weakest link in security chain. D. Finance Center Answer: B
B.Barriers 32. Those who are charged with the actual fulfillment of the
C.Personnel agency’s mission are ________.
D.inspections Answer: A. staff
B. supervision
25. Which of the following is considered as the most important C. management
factor in formulating an effective patrol strategy? D. line Answer: D of station commander
B.adequacy of resources of the police station 33. When the subject identifies or obtains knowledge that the
C.rank of the patrol commander investigation is conducting surveillance on him, the latter is:
D.salary rates of police personnel Answer: B A. cut out
B. sold out
26. Who among the following have summary disciplinary powers C. burnt out
over errant police members? D. get out Answer: C
A.District Director
B.Provincial Director 34. Small alley like those in the squatters area of Tondo can be
C.Chief of Police best penetrated by the police through:
D.Chief, PNP Answer: D A. foot patrol
B. mobile patrol
27. You are the Patrol Supervisor for the morning shift. You don’t C. highway patrol
have enough men to cover all the patrol beats. Which of the D. helicopter patrol Answer: A
following will you implement?
A. assign roving mobile patrol with no foot patrol 35. Some of the instructions in foot surveillance are the following,
B. assign mobile patrols only in strategic places EXCEPT
C. maintain your patrolmen at the station and just wait A. stop quickly, look behind
for calls for police assistance B. drop paper, never mind what happens to the paper
D. assign foot patrol in congested and busy patrol beats C. window shop, watch reflection
but assign a roving mobile patrol to cover beats which D. retrace steps Answer: B
are not covered by foot patrol Answer: B
36. On many occasions, the bulk of the most valuable information
28. The father of organized military espionage was: comes from:
A. Akbar A. business world
B. Alexander the Great B. newspaper clippings
C. Genghis Khan C. an underworld informant
D. Frederick the Great Answer: D D. communications media Answer: B

29. Which of the following is the most common reason why informer 37. Highly qualified police applicants such as engineers, nurses and
can give information to the police? graduates of forensic sciences can enter the police service as
A.wants to be known to the policeman officers through:
B.monetary reward A. regular promotion a good citizen B. commissionship
D.revenge Answer: B C. lateral entry
D. attrition Answer: C automatically appointed to the rank of:
A. Senior Superintendent
38. Police Inspector Juan Dela Cruz is the Chief of Police of a B. Inspector
municipality. He wants his subordinates to be drawn closer to C. Senior Police Officer 1
the people in the different barangays. He should adopt which D. Superintendent Answer: C
of the following projects?
A. COPS on the blocks 46. PNP in-service training programs are under the responsibility of
B. Oplan Bakal the:
C. Oplan Sandugo A. PNP Directorate for Plans
D. Complan Pagbabago Answer: A B. PNP Directorate for Human Resource and Doctrine
39. What should be undertaken by a Security Officer before he can C. PNP Directorate for Personnel and Records
prepare a comprehensive security program for his industrial Management
plan? D. PNP Directorate for Comptrollership Answer: C
A. security conference
B. security check 47. One way of extending the power of police observation is to get
C. security survey information from persons within the vicinity.In the police work,
D. security education Answer: C this is called:
A. data gathering
40. This patrol method utilizes disguise, deception and lying in wait B. field inquiry
rather than upon high-visibility patrol techniques. C. interrogation
A. low-visibility patrol D. interview Answer: B
B. directed deterrent patrol
C. decoy patrol 48. Dogs have an acute sense of _______________ thus, their
D. high-visibility patrol Answer: A utilization in tracking down lost persons or illegal drugs.
A. smell
41. It enforces all traffic laws and regulations to ensure the safety B. hearing
of motorists and pedestrians and attain an orderly traffic. C. eating
A. Civil Relations Unit D. drinking Answer: A
B. Traffic Operations Center
C. Traffic Management Command 49. Intelligence on _________________ makes heavy use of
D. Aviation Security Command Answer: C geographic information because law enforcement officials must
know exact locations to interdict the flow of drugs.
42. A method of collecting information wherein the investigator A. Logistics
merely uses his different senses. B. Human Cargo Trafficking
A. observation C. Narcotics Trafficking
B. casing D. Economic resources Answer: C
C. research
D. interrogation Answer: A 50. Which of the following is most ideally suited to evacuation and
search-and-rescue duties?
43. In stationary surveillance, the following must be observed, A. motorcycle
EXCEPT B. helicopter
A. never meet subject face to face C. patrol car
B. avoid eye contact D. bicycle Answer: B
C. recognize fellow agent
D. if burnt out, drop subject Answer: C 51. A method of collection of information wherein the investigator
tails or follows the person or vehicle.
44. Pedro is a thief who is eying at the handbag of Maria. PO1 A. research
Santos Reyes is standing a few meters from Maria.The thief’s B. undercover operation
desire to steal is not diminished by the presence of the police C. casing
officer but the _______________ for successful theft is. D. surveillance Answer: C
A. ambition
B. feeling 52. This is a person who does detective work for hire, reward or
C. intention commission, other than members of the AFP, BJMP, provincial
D. opportunity Answer: A guards, PNP or any law enforcement agency of the
45. Graduates of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) are A. Secret Agent
B. “Tiktik” B. squadron
C. Private detective C. eviction
D. Undercover Answer: C D. tear down Answer: C

53. The uprightness in character, soundness of moral principles, 61. Which of the following is not a commissioned officer?
honesty and freedom from moral delinquencies is referred to as A. Inspector
A. integrity B. senior superintendent
B. loyalty C. asst. chief
C. discretion D. chief superintend Answer: C
D. moral Answer: A
62. Which of the following words has the same meaning as the
54. Going east while foot patrolling and turning right after reaching word credibility?
the end of your beat and turning right after reaching the other A. ability
end of the road and again turning right until you completed B. capacity
the cycle by reaching back to your origin of patrolling.What C. believability
patrol pattern have you applied? D. vulnerability Answer: C
A. clockwise
B. straightway 63. Which of the following best defines the word self-reliant?
C. counter clockwise A. observation
D. free-wheeling Answer: A B. crime prevention
C. called for service
55. Which theory of patrol state that police visibility increases the D. criminal apprehension Answer: C
opportunity to apprehend criminals by soothing them and letting
them believe that their crimes will not be detected? 64. All but one are the primarily line operation in police organization
A. low profile theory A. patrol
B. high visibility B. records
C. theory of omnipresence C. investigation
D. team policing Answer: A D. traffic Answer: C

56. Without air force capability, patrol operation that covers large 65. Criminals can hear the sound of the helicopter coming and so
park areas, grassy fields or wooded areas requires the use of element of surprise is lost which is one of the ________
A. bike patrol of air patrol:
B. horse patrol A. advantages
C. marine patrol B. features
D. helicopter patrol Answer: B C. disadvantages
D. import Answer: C
57. Which of the following refers to the long range planning?
A. Intermediate 66. What is the patrol used to locate prowlers, burglars hiding in
B. Strategic large buildings or stores, and the control of unruly crowds and
C. Medium riots?
D. short Answer: B A. foot
B. horse
58. The operational plan which is designed to met everyday or C. bicycle
year round needs is called D. dog . Answer: D
A. meeting unusual needs
B. extra office 67. Which of the following laws established the Police Organization
C. regular operating programs under the DILG?
D. special operating programs Answer: C A. R.A. 5487
B. R.A. 8551
59. Which of the following is the oldest type of patrol? C. R.A. 1174
A. horse D. R.A. 6975 Answer: D
B. foot
C. canine 68. Who is the most important officer in the police organization?
D. police Answer: B A. investigator
B. patrol officer
60. The act of expelling a squatter by the legal process is called: C. traffic officer
A. demolition D. The Chief of Police Answer: B
69. Which of the following is the oldest warning device? 77. A police strategy which aims to directly involve members of the
A. trumpet community in the maintenance of peace and order by police
B. horn officers.
C. radio A. Integrated Police System
D. siren Answer: A B. Comparative Police System
C. Police Visibility
70. What type of cover uses actual or true background? D. Community Oriented Policing System (COPS)
A. artificial Answer: D
B. multiple cover 78. No person in an organization can do all the tasks necessary for
C. natural accomplishing group objective. Also, no one should exercise all
D. cover within a cover Answer: C the authority for making decisions.This refers to
A. chain of command
71. What is the principle of organization suggesting that B. command responsibility
communication should ordinarily go upward and downward C. unity of command
through establish channels in the hierarchy? D. delegation of authority Answer: D
A. Chain of Command
B. Span of Control 79. Under RA 6975, a police officer is entitled to a longevity pay
C. Unity of Command equivalent to how many percent (%) of his monthly basic salary
D. Delegation of Authority Answer: A for every five years of service, to be reckoned from the date of
his original appointment in the police, fire, jail or other allied
72. What is the optional retirement for officers and new officers of services?
the police service? A. 2 percent
A. 15 years B. 5 percent
B. 25 years C. 10 percent
C. 30 years D. 15 percent Answer: C
D. 20 years Answer: D
80. This term refers to the period when a police officer is actively
73. Governors and mayors, upon having been elected and having engaged in the performance of his duty.
qualified as such,are automatically deputized as representatives A. off duty
of the B. off limits
A. NAPOLCOM C. on call
B. DND D. on duty Answer: D
D. none of these Answer: A 81. The act of temporarily denying an officer the privilege of
performing his police duties in consequence of an offense and
74. It is constitutionally and legally mandated to administer and violation of rules and regulations.
control the Philippine National Police. A. dismissal
A. DILG B. restriction
B. DND C. suspension
C. NAPOLCOM D. reprimand Answer: C
D. DFA Answer: C
82. The credential extended by the Civil Service
75. It is the central receiving entity for any citizen’s complaint Commission/National Police Commission for the purpose of
against the members and officers of the PNP. conferring status for permanent appointment in the police
A. DILG service.
B. NAPOLCOM A. police credibility
C. PLEB B. police visibility
D. IAS Answer: C C. Criminology Board Examination
D. police patrol examination
76. When we say that a commander is directly responsible for any E. police eligibility Answer: E
act or omission of his subordinates in relation to the
performance of their official duties, we are referring to: 83. In the history of our police force, who was the first Director
A. chain of command General of the Philippine National Police (PNP)?
B. delegation of responsibility A. Gen. Cesar Nazareno
C. Command responsibility B. Gen. Raul Imperial
D. span of control Answer: C C. Gen. Umberto Rodriquez
D. Gen. Recaredo Sarmiento Answer: A representatives to exercise supervision and control over PNP
84. The premier educational institution for the training, human A. Chief of Police
resource development and continuing education of all the B. Judges
personnel of BJMP, BFP and PNP. C. Local Government Executives
A. PNPA D. Fiscals Answer: C
C. PNTC 93. They have the authority to recommend to the Provincial
D. PPSC Answer: D Director the transfer, reassignment of PNP members outside
of their town residences.
85. Under the law,the city/municipal jail warden should have a rank A. Regional Directors
of __. B. Priests
A. Inspector C. Chiefs of Police
B. Chef Inspector D. Mayors Answer: D
C. Senior Inspector
D. Superintendent Answer: C 94. The head of a local peace and order council is the __.
A. judge
86. The required rank for the Chief of Jail Bureau. B. chief of police
A. Chief Superintendent C. mayor
B. Director General D. governor Answer: C
C. Director
D. Deputy Director General Answer: C 95. The utilization of units or elements, of the PNP for the
purpose of protection of lives and properties, enforcement of
87. It exercise supervision and control over the provincial jails. laws and maintenance of peace and order.
A. BJMP A. employment
B. Bureau of Prisons B. deployment
C. Department of Justice C. assignment
D. Provincial Government Answer: D D. designation Answer: A

88. The required rank for the head of the Fire Bureau. 96. The orderly and organized physical movement of elements or
A. Chief Superintendent units of the PNP.
B. Director General A. employment
C. Director B. deployment
D. Deputy Director General Answer: C C. assignment
D. designation Answer: B
89. It exercise supervision and control over all city and municipal
jails. 97. One of the following exercises control and supervision over the
A. BJMP PNP units during elections.
B. Bureau of Prisons A. NBI
C. Department of Justice B. Ombusdman
D. Local Government Answer: A C. COMELEC
D. DILG Answer: C
90. The annual reservation percentage quota for women in the
PNP 98. The number of eligible for which the Regional Director may
A. 25% recommend for Provincial Director to the governor is __.
B. 5% A. 2
C. 10% B. 3
D. 20% Answer: C C. 5
D. 4 Answer: B
91. Which of the following administers and attends to cases
involving crimes against chastity? 99. Who is the current Chief of the PNP?
A. CIDG A. Nicanor Bartome
B. DSWD B. Nicanor Bartomeo
C. Women’s Desk C. Nick Bartolome
D. Homicide Division Answer: C D. Nicanor Bartolome Answer: C

92. They are automatically deputized as NAPOLCOM 100. The current PNP deputy director General for Administration is
A. Arturo Cacdac Jr. B. Manager
B. Emilito Sarmiento C. Barriers
C. Rommel Heredia D. Personnel Answer: D
D. Alexander Roldan Answer: A
109. Perimeter barriers,protective lighting and ______ system are
101. Registration of a security agency as a corporation must be known in industrial security as physical security.
processed at what particular government agency. A. Guarding
A. PNP SAGSD B. Reporting
B. NAPOLCOM C. Relieving
C. DND D. Accounting Answer: A
D. SEC Answer: D
110. This is an additional outward inclined fixed structure usually
102. Minimum age requirement for security manager or operator of barbed wires placed above a vertical fence to increase
a security agency. physical protection from intruders of a certain area,this is
A. 25 years old known as
B. 30 years old A. Cellar Guard
C. 35 years old B. Tower Guard
D. 40 years old Answer: A C. Top Guard
D. Top Tower Answer: C
103. He exercises the power to revoke for cause licenses issued to
security guards. 111. The exterior and interior parallel area near the perimeter
A. Chief PNP barrier of an industrial compound to afford better observation
B. DILG Usec and patrol movement is known as
C. NAPOLCOM chairman A. Protective zone
D. DILG Secretary Answer: A B. Clear zone
C. Twilight zone
104. Refers to a natural or man made structure which is capable of D. Patrol lane zone Answer: B
delaying illegal access to facility.
A. Wall 112. Protective guarding in a compound can be done by the use of
B. Fence electronic hardware,human guards and even animals.In
C. Barriers England,an owner to protect his compound used this and they
D. Beach fronts Answer: C are not only effective but also the cheapest to maintain.This
man is using
105. It refers to means and ways that personnel and employees A. Doberman
making them security conscious. B. Tame Tigers
A. Security Promotion C. Geese
B. Security Education D. Duck Answer: C
C. Security Investigation
D. Security Seminar Answer: B 113. The government agency that issues licenses for private and
government security guard is
106. Industrial management must establish the first line of physical A. PNP SOSIA
defense,it refers to B. Mayors office
A. Perimeter barriers C. PNP FEO
B. The building itself D. PNP SAGSD Answer: D
C. Door,Locks,Window barriers
D. Entry points where security guards are located Answer: A 114. If access is limited only to unauthorized personnel,this
particular place is referred to as
107. Physical security is a system of barriers placed between the A. Compromise area
potential intruder and the object matter to be protected.As B. Restricted area
criminologists,this is simply a denial of C. Danger area
A. Opportunity to commit the offense D. Exclusive area Answer: B
B. Opportunity to the object of protection
C. Access to the object of protection 115. First measure undertaking before a comprehensive security
D. Criminal instinct to surface in the potential offender Answer: C program for an industrial plan could be developed.
A. Security education
108. Weakest link in the security chain. B. Security check
A. Security Guards C. Security survey
D. Security Inspection Answer: C D. Unauthorized access Answer: A

116. A security of a plant or industrial firm is also known by other 123. As a security chief of an industrial firm,inventory shows that
terms except pilferage is rampant in the warehouses.What will be your
A. Robbery evaluation choice of action
B. Vulnerability A. To resign if you have failed your job
C. Risk Assessment B. Deploy intelligence men in pilferage prone areas to
D. Security Audit Answer: B catch the culprit
C. Prepare your protective plans and confer with
117. Today there are 3 categories of security guards belonging to management for their immediate implementation
the blue army. D. Tighten checking at exists of vehicles of the
A. Government security guards compound/complex
B. Company guards Answer: B
C. Agency guards
D. Body guards Answer: D 124. There are many types of electronic and electric protective
devices available for security buildings,storehouses and
118. Whether to put up its own security guard organic to the firm compounds.One of the ff: is true
or hire contractual agency guards have their individual merits A. Electronics/electrical devices provide total protection
and disadvantages.To determine which type of guarding for the place to be safeguarded
system an industrial firm will require management must consult B. Types of alarms needed can best be given by the
A. A security consultant not connected to or owning a dealers of said devices
security agency C. Each building or compound requires particular
B. A military intelligence officer electronic/electrical protective devices
C. A police officer D. Electronic/electrical devices eliminate human guards
D. A security agency owner Answer: A Answer: C

119. As a security officer,you can not prevent nor protect natural 125. The management of keys used in plant office or business
hazards like storm,earthquakes,floods and the like.In order to organization to prevent unauthorized access is referred to as
reduce the disastrous effects of these natural hazards you A. Security key control
will B. Lock control
A. Call PAGASA and inquire when the next storm is coming C. key control
B. Alert your guards when hazards occur D. Key management Answer: C
C. Not take any concern of such hazards
D. Prepare a disaster or emergency plan 126. It is defined as system of barriers placed between the matters
for these hazards for the firm Answer: D protected and the potential intruder
A. Computer security
120. Practical exercise or test of a plan or activity to determine its B. Personnel security
effectiveness is called C. Document security
A. Sham drill D. Physical security Answer: D
B. Fire drill
C. Dry run 127. This type of alarm system utilizes a station located outside
D. Evacuation plan Answer: C the compound
A. Auxiliary system
121. The main reason for a personnel security investigation is B. Proprietary system
A. To weed out undesirable employees C. Central alarm system
B. To check loyalty of employees to the organization D. Local alarm system Answer: C
C. To determine the character and reputation of certain
employees secretly tagged as risks. 128. It is installed as part of the building which holds up to 10,000
D. Preclude assignment to sensitive positions for those cubic meters of essential items.At least 12 ft. in height with
who are security risks. Answer: D enough ventilation and fire proof of at least one hour.
122. In an industrial firm there is a need for document security.As A. Protective cabinet
security officer,you can advice management on this aspect B. File room
although this is not totally your assigned work.Document C. Vault
security is not a protection of vital records from D. Safe Answer: B
A. Authorized handlers
B. Theft or loss 129. It is the susceptibility of a plant or establishment to
C. Compromise or destruction damage,loss or disruption of operations due to various
hazards. D. Insider Answer: C
A. Risk analysis
B. Risk assessment 138. A barrier which includes but not limited to mountains, cliffs,
C. Relative vulnerability ravines, cliffs, etc.
D. Relative criticality Answer: C A. Energy
B. Human
130. It refers to the importance of the establishment with C. Natural
reference to the national economy and security. D. Animals Answer: C
A. Risk analysis
B. Relative vulnerability 139. Issued by the security guard for personnel to be admitted to
C. Risk assessment the company.
D. Relative criticality Answer: D A. Duress code
B. Pass system
131. The association of all licensed security agencies operators C. ID
A. POAPAD D. Access list Answer: B
C. PODPAO 140. In a close-in security formations, a one man security covers
D. PAOPAD Answer: B A. 360 degrees
B. 180 degrees
132.Who among below can own or operate security agency? C. 45 degrees
A. A Filipino citizen D. 90 degrees Answer: A
B. Anyone provided he knows the job
C. An alien but living in the Philippines 141. A mechanical device of supplying water which can be manual
D. All of them Answer: A or motor driven.
A. Stand pipe
133. A licensed issued to operate security agency or company B. Fire extinguisher
forces. C. Fire hydrant
A. Business license D. Fire pump Answer: A
B. License to engage in business
C. License to operate 142.Intrusion alarm devices are designed to ______ and not
D. All of them Answer: C prevent criminals from trespassing and should be used normally
as an independent adjunct and not a replacement of the
134. R.A. No. 5487 governs the operation of human guard forces.
A. Private detective A. Detect
B. Company security B. Deterred
C. Private security forces/agencies C. Provide
D. All of them Answer: D D. Impeded Answer: A

135. A fact-finding prove to determine a plant adequacy and 143. An authenticated list of personnel given to security allowing
deficiency all aspects of security with the corresponding entry to compound or installation or part thereof.
recommendation. A. Pass system
A. Security audit B. ID
B. Security survey C. Access list
C. Security inquiry D. Duress code Answer: C
D. Security operations Answer: B
144. The act or condition affecting the safe operation of the
136. Barrier which includes but not limited to wall,fences,grill etc. facility caused by human action,accidental or intentional.It
A. Structural barriers includes sabotage,espionage,pilferage and
B. Man made barriers theft,disloyalty,disaffection and subversive activities.
C. Physical barriers A. Electronic hazard
D. Natural barriers Answer: B B. natural hazard
C. Artificial hazard
137. One who steals due to his inability to resist the unexpected D. Human hazard Answer: D
opportunity and has little fear of detection.
A. Systematic 145. Example of the Security Communication system.
B. Outsider A. Telephone
C. Casual B. Paging system
C. Radio 153. Which below is a qualification for the operator or manager of
D. All of them Answer: D security agency.
A. Commissioned officer of AFP or PNP,inactive or retirees
146. The revised rules and regulations governing the organization B. At least 25 years of age
and operation of private detective and private security C. Filipino citizen
agencies and company security forces throughout the D. All of them Answer: D
A. Private security law 154. A security force maintained and operated by any private
B. International law company for its own security requirements only.
C. Private law A. Insular security force
D. Security law Answer: A B. Company security force
C. Government security unit
147. A metallic container used for the safekeeping of documents D. Private security unit Answer: B
or small items in an office or installation.
A. Steel cabinet 155. A person who offers or renders personal services to watch or
B. Drawer secure a residence or business establishment or both is
C. Basket A. Watchman
D. Safe Answer: D B. Security guard
C. B only
148. A heavily constructed fire and burglar resistant container D. B and A Answer: D
usually a part of the building structure used to keep and
protect cash,document and negotiable instruments. 156. Include all the security measures designed to prevent
A. Basket unsuitable individuals or persons of doubtful loyalty to the
B. Vault government from gaining access to classified matter or to any
C. Steel cabinet security facility and to prevent appointment or retention as
D. Concrete coffin Answer: B employees of such individuals.
A. Security personnel
149. Steal or plastic pipes located in the building from the lowest B. Employee security
to the top floor with water under pressure for use in case of C. Personnel security
fire. D. Both A and C Answer: C
A. Lowering pipe
B. Wet pipe 157. It is an inquiry into the character,reputation,discretion and
C. Top pipe loyalty of individual in order to determine a persons suitability
D. Stand pipe Answer: D to be given security clearance.
150. Who among below are exempted from pre-licensing training? B. LAC
A. AFP and PNP retirees C. NAC
B. Graduate of ROTC basic or advance D. PSI Answer: D
C. AFP and PNP veterans
D. All of the above Answer: D 158. Consist of the investigation of the background of an individual
but limited only to some of the circumstances of his personal
151. Tenure of security personnel is based on life which are deemed pertinent to the investigation.
A. Can be extended by the client A. PSI
B. The service contract between the agency and the B. PBI
client C. CBI
C. Labor only contracting between the agency and the D. BI Answer: B
D. Tenure provided by the labor code Answer: B 159. A thorough and complete investigation of all or some of the
circumstances or aspect of a persons life is conducted.
152. Before private security agencies render security services to A. PSI
its clients,there must be a contract that must bind them,it is B. PBI
called C. CBI
A. Contract service D. BI Answer: D
B. Service contract
C. Security contract 160. Among the following,which is the least expensive and least
D. Security service contract Answer: D secure personnel control identification system?
A. Multiple pass system
B. Group pass and badge system
C. Spot magnetized identification pass 169. How many firearms issued for every two guards employed by
D. Single pass or badge system Answer: D the security agency is allowed by law?
A. 4
161. Factors considered in background investigation except: B. 3
A. Integrity C. 2
B. Character D. 1 Answer: D
C. Personal prestige
D. Loyalty Answer: C 170. Firearms of security agency should be covered with firearms
license issued by the PNP through its Firearm Explosive
162. Motives that cause people to be disloyal Division under the civil security group renewable every
A. Character A. 4 years
B. Revenge B. 3 years
C. Moral C. 2 years
D. Reputation Answer: B D. 1 year Answer: D

163. Weakness that makes people susceptible to pressure 171. The aspect of security which involves the application of
A. Jealousy security measures For the protection and safeguarding of
B. Weakness of character classified information
C. Close relative in foreign land A. Top secret
D. All of them Answer: D B. Information security
C. Personnel security
164. A security unit maintained and operated by any government D. Documents security Answer: D
A. Insular security force 172. Refers to assigned information by one of the four classification
B. Company security force categories
C. Government security unit A. Reclassify
D. Private security agency Answer: C B. Classified
C. Declassify
165. Cosnsist of the investigation of the background of a person D. Security clearance Answer: B
particularly all the circumstances of his personal life
A. PSI 173. Refers to the administrative determination that an individual is
B. PBI eligible for access to classified matter.
C. CBI A. Reclassify
D. BI Answer: C B. Classified
C. Declassify
166. Any person,association,partnership,firm or private D. Security clearance Answer: D
corporation,who contracts recruits,trains,furnishes or post
any security guards to do its functions. 174. Means loss of security which results from an unauthorized
A. Insular security force persons obtaining knowledge of classified matter.
B. Company security force A. Vulnerability
C. Government security unit B. Criticality
D. Private security agency Answer: D C. probability
D. Compromise Answer: D
167. Shall be responsible to the detachment commander as far as
his shift is concerned. 175. These are information and material,the unauthorized disclosure
A. Officer in charge of which would cause exceptional grave damage to the
B. Shift in charge nation,politically,economically or from a security aspect,this
C. Security guard on duty category is reserved for the nations closest secret and is to
D. Assistant detachment commander Answer: B be used with great reserve.
A. Restricted matters
168. Before a security guard can practice his profession,he shall B. Secret matters
possess a valid security license,What is this license? C. Confidential matters
A. Firearm license D. Top secret matters Answer: D
B. License to operate
C. Drivers license 176. These information and material,the authorized disclosure of
D. Security guard license Answer: D which would endanger national security,cause serious injury to
the interest or prestige of the nation or of any governmental A. Transposition system
activity or would be of great advantage to a foreign nation. B. Code
A. Restricted matters C. Concealment
B. Secret matters D. Cipher Answer: D
C. Confidential matters
D. Top secret matters Answer: B 184. It is the potential damage or loss of an asset.
A. Adversary
177. These information and material,the unauthorized disclosure of B. Risk
which while not endangering the national security would be C. Security hazard
prejudicial to the interest or prestige of the nation or any D. Criticality Answer: B
government activity or would cause administrative
embarrassment or unwarranted injury to an individual or 185. It is the impact of a loss as measured in financial terms.
would be of the advantage to a foreign nation. A. Adversary
A. Restricted matters B. Risk
B. Secret matters C. Security hazard
C. Confidential matters D. Criticality Answer: D
D. Top secret matters Answer: C
186. Eliminating or removing the risk totally from the
178. It is information that in some special way relates to the status business,government or industrial environment for which the
or activities of the possessor and over which the possessor risk manager has responsibility.
asserts ownership. A. Risk self-assumption
A. Transmission security B. Risk spreading
B. Trade secret C. Risk avoidance
C. Patents D. Risk avoidance Answer: C
D. Proprietary information Answer: D
187. It is an act of spying.
179. It maybe a formula for a chemical compound,a process of A. Saboteur
manufacturing,treating or preserving materials,a pattern for B. Espionage
machine or device or a list of customers. C. pilferer
A. Transmission security D. Sabotage Answer: B
B. Trade secret
C. Patents 188. It is one of the most annoying and common human hazards
D. Proprietary information Answer: B which security has to deal with.
A. Casual pilferage
180. It is the protection resulting from the application of various B. Systematic pilferage
measures which prevent or delay the enemy or unauthorized C. Pilferage
persons in gaining information through communication. D. None of the above Answer: C
A. Transmission security
B. Cryptographic security 189. One who steals with pre conceived plans and takes always
C. Communication security any or all types of items or supplies for economic gain.
D. All of the above Answer: C A. Casual pilferage
B. Systematic pilferage
181. That component of communication security which results from C. Pilferage
the provisions of technically sound crypto system and their D. None of the above Answer: B
proper use.
A. Transmission security 190. What date is the Republic Act No. 5487 or the private security
B. Cryptographic security agency law passed?
C. Communication security A. June 13, 1999
D. All of the above Answer: B B. June 13, 1969
C. June 7, 2009
182. A system which uses words as the smallest element. D. June 31, 1969 Answer: B
A. Transposition system
B. Code 191. A natural hazards or acts of god.
C. Concealment A. Calamity
D. Cipher Answer: B B. Phenomenon
C. Disaster
183. A system that manipulate 1,2 or 3 characters at a time. D. Force majeure Answer: D
B. Proprietary system
192. A restricted area where visitors are limited in movement and C. Local alarm system
are usually escorted. D. Central station station system Answer: A
A. Exclusive area
B. Limited area 200. The system consists of ringing up a visual or audible alarm
C. Restricted area system near the object to be protected.
D. Protected area Answer: B A. Auxiliary alarm
B. Proprietary system
193. A structure placed above a vertical fence to increase C. Local alarm system
protection from intruder. D. Central station system Answer: C
A. Guard house
B. Clear zone
C. Tower guard
D. Top guard Answer: D

194.A conference similar to entrance conference,this is only done

Criminal Jurisprudence and Procedure
after the completion of security survey. The Board of Examiners for Criminologists in the Philippines is created for the purpose of
A. Entrance conference practice of Criminology.It has the power to issue, suspend, or revoke certificate of registr
B. Briefing practice of criminology and to administer oath.All applicants for registration as criminolog
C. Debriefing required to undergo and examination.
D. Exit conference Answer: D The examination shall be in writing and shall cover the following subjects with their respe
195. It is the lost that would be sustained if a given target or
combination of target where totally removed,destroyed or
both. Subjects Relative
A. Risk reduction Weight
B. Probable maximum loss Criminal Jurisprudence and Procedure 20%
C. Risk transfer Law Enforcement Administration
D. Possible maximum loss Answer: D 20%
Correctional Administration 15%
196. Refers to the amount of loss a target would be likely to Criminalistics 20%
sustain through theft and robbery. Criminal Sociology 15%
A. Risk reduction Ethics and Human Relations 10%
B. Probable maximum loss
C. Risk transfer
D. Possible maximum loss Answer: B Criminal Jurisprudence and Procedure is
further subdivided into:
197. A term used in England for lock pickers,safe crackers and 1. Criminal Law 1 - Study of the Revised Penal Code
penetrators of restricted rooms or area. book 1,
A. Superman special criminal statutes, Presidential Decrees,
B. Peterpan and
C. Batman Letters of Instructions.
D. Peterman Answer: D 2. Criminal Law 2 - Study of the Revised Penal Code
book 2
3. Criminal Procedure - Study of the Rules of Court
198. The badge or pass coded for authorization to enter specific and Criminal
areas is issued to an employee who keeps it in his possession Procedure covering the law on arrest, search and
until his authorization terminates. seizure, Preliminary Investigation and the
A. Pass system granting of bail to an
B. Pass exchange system accused person; Rights of the accused person
C. Single pass system during the trial and the manner of prosecution of
D. Multi pass system Answer: C criminal
offenses; Procedures in arraignment and trial and
discharge of one of several defendants as state
199. Company owned alarm system with a unit in the nearest police witness; Rules
station so that in case of need, direct call is possible. governing arrest without warrant and the use of
A. Auxiliary alarm firearms in case of resistance to an arrest; Study
of court
decisions regarding arrest and search and
4. Criminal Evidence - Study of the fundamental
principle of
criminal evidence as embodied in the rules of

Civil Law
1. Filed by a private party.

 a corporation
 an individual person

2. Penalty: a guilty defendant pays the plaintiff for

losses caused by their actions.

 no incarceration

Crimes are divided into 2 classes

1. Misdemeanors - less than one year of
2. Felonies - sentence of one year or more.

During the times of the Romans, a criminal charge

meant presenting the case before the public.Both the
person accused of the crime and the accuser would
give speeches based on their side of the story.The
individual with the best argumentation would
determine the outcome of the case.

Criminal Law
1. Filed by the government
2. Penalty: a guilty defendant is punished by

 incarceration in jail or prison

 fine paid to the government
 execution (death penalty)