You are the only surveillant following a subject on foot along an
uncrowded street in downtown Golf, AL. As the subject arrives at a corner, he
turns right. What should be your actions?
Speed up and continue the surveillance from the same side of the
street as the subject.
Turn the corner immediately behind the subject.
Continue on across the intersecting street and continue the
surveillance across the street from the subject.
Continue on at the same pace, turning right when you reach the
corner. Continue the surveillance directly behind the subject.
Which of the following conditions or requirements are necessary before
undertaking a progressive surveillance?
A time delay in the completion of the investigation can be
The subject must follow a repetitious manner of behavior.
Extreme caution is necessary to preclude the subject's elusion of
The subject must be tail-conscious.
II, III, IV.
During a loose surveillance, the subject enters a restaurant and takes a
seat at the counter. Surveillant "A" follows the subject into the restaurant
while "B" remains outside. "A" takes a seat at the other end of the counter
and places an order. Before "A" receives his order, the subject looks around
the restaurant, gets up, and walks out. What would be the best action for "A"
Signal "B" to come into the restaurant and discontinue the
Wait until the subject has left the restaurant, then leave and
continue the surveillance in the "A" position.
Feign illness, and then follow the subject our of the restaurant
maintaining the "A" position.
Pay for his order, and then continue the surveillance, assuming the
It is believed that a robbery suspect is about to retrieve the items taken
in a crime. You have been assigned the surveillance mission. Which method of
surveillance would you use?