Flashcards in HPMS 73.5 UNIFORM/GROOMING AND EQUIPMENT STANDARDS, 82.5 REGISTRATION ENFORCEMENT, 82.6 COMMERCIAL ENFORCEMENT MANUAL Deck (38)
Mustaches shall not extend more than_____ beyond the corners of the mouth, nor below the vermillion border of the upper lip, or more than_____ below the corner of the mouth:
½ inch and ¼ inch
How many rings can a male on duty employee wear while on duty in uniform or in civilian attire?
A hair style which is combed forward cannot be lower than the___________.
What types of uniforms are authorized for wear by uniformed employees of the CHP?
Formal, Work, Utility, and Cold Weather
In regards to Work Uniform Neckwear Policy, is the following true or false: The mock dickey may be worn under the short-sleeve shirt without the blue patrol jacket.
In regards to cold weather uniform neckwear, is the following true or false: When a jacket is worn with the cold weather uniform, neckwear is not required.
While in uniform, Hair (female) (may not / should not / shall not) extend below the bottom of the uniform shirt collar while sitting or standing in an erect position.
Female employees on duty in civilian attire are permitted to wear two earrings, one only in each ear. They will be pierced ear stud-type only (not a hook type), solid color, not over _____ in diameter.
4.0 mm in diameter
Hair (male) (may not / should not / shall not/ better not) extend below the top of the uniform shirt collar while sitting or standing in an erect position.
Pagers, when worn in view, (should be / shall be) either black, silver, gold, gray, or brown in color and (should only be / shall only be) worn on the duty belt.
shall be / shall only be
WHO exercises operational control of the departmental Commercial Enforcement Program (CEP)?
Assistant Commissioner Field
The cold weather jumpsuit may be worn by uniformed employees assigned to cold weather Areas. Who designates an Area as “a cold weather Area?”
The appropriate Division Commander
Are wearing sunglasses or eyeglasses on top of the head authorized?
No, it is prohibited
Are long sleeves permitted to be rolled up or turned under?
No, shall not be rolled up or turned under
During a foot pursuit, an Officer tripped over debris, landing on their knees in gravel and grease, causing permanent damage/stains. What form would the Officer fill out as a claim for reimbursement?
CHP 130 – Claim for Reimbursement – Uniform or Equipment Damage
What is the maximum repair/replacement cost for prescription glasses/sunglasses?
Up to $120.00 with a receipt
Vehicles should not be stopped solely for failure to display year-round registration until the beginning of what month following the month of expiration?
The second month
When a disabled vehicle is being towed by a tow truck and that vehicle is determined to be in violation of section 4000(a)(1) CVC, enforcement action (may, should, shall, or shall not) be taken?
Any nonresident who subsequently becomes a legal resident of CA, shall register their vehicle within how many days?
Is an International Driver License a valid license to operate a motor vehicle?
No, it serves only as a translation of a holder’s foreign government-issued DL into a host country’s language; it conveys no legal right to drive in California and should not be recognized as proof of identity, residence, legal status, or driving privilege
Does a driver with a Driver License issued under the provisions of CA AB 60 allow the operation of commercial vehicles?
No, allows the driving privileges for noncommercial vehicles only
What are the only authorized jewelry allowed to be worn by uniformed male employees?
Medical or identification bracelets, a total of two conservative rings
What are the only authorized jewelry allowed to be worn by uniformed female employees?
Medical or identification bracelets, a total of two conservative rings (a wedding and engagement ring set is considered one ring)
What personnel are not required to wear soft-body armor?
Area special duty positions other than primary front counter or watch officer.
Headquarters and Division staff positions.
Communications and Traffic Management Centers.
Commanders are not required to wear soft body armor except when performing field enforcement duties or driving a marked patrol vehicle.
What are the only authorized colors of socks to be worn with a uniform?
royal blue, navy blue, or black. Uniformed employees with a foot condition are authorized to wear white socks as specified in writing by the uniformed employee’s physician. If the foot condition exceeds 30 days, the footwear shall be changed to an approved type which covers the sock.
When performing patrol duties, all uniformed employees (should/shall) maintain a serviceable, Department-issued High-visibility Reflective Safety Vest readily available within their patrol vehicle?
While wearing rainwear, what are the conditions when a uniformed employee may wear the approved CHP cotton utility baseball cap?
Uniformed employees wearing rainwear, provided the utility cap is worn under the hood only. If the rainwear hood is removed from the head, the utility cap shall be removed as well.
In the event a uniformed employee is ordered to military duty exceeding how many days, the commander shall ensure all of the employee’s Department-issued equipment is accounted for and stored securely at their command?
Can an officer tow a vehicle with California License Plates for 22651(o)(1)(a) CVC with the plate returning record not on file?
Officers shall not remove a vehicle when an inquiry for an out-of-state or California LP returns with No Record On File.