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Synonyms for police departmentpo·lice de·part·ment

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  1. police departmentnoun

    police service, police force, police, PD

  2. police departmentnoun

    Police force, especially a local or regional branch of a national police force.

    police, PD, police service, police force

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  1. police departmentnoun

    the department of local government concerned with enforcing the law and preventing crime

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  1. Douglas Rappaport:

    Today is a fabulous day. Nearly four months ago, we told you that Denise Huskins' was right -- that she was not only innocent of perpetrating a hoax, but that she was a victim of a very serious and violent crime. And today there is vindication, the Vallejo Police Department owes an apology to Ms. Huskins and Mr. Quinn.

  2. Boise Police Chief William Bones:

    You can imagine this is a very tight-knit community here in this apartment complex, we haven't had anything involving this amount of victims in a single attack in Boise in the history of Boise Police Department.

  3. Domenic Sarno:

    Needless to say, this is not a good day for our Springfield Police Department, police officers are held to a higher standard.

  4. Robert Weisberg:

    Once a police department feels it has a complicated compliance formula to obey, and once it translates that down to street police, police tend to act more responsibly, they really do, there really has to be a threat.

  5. Derek Dieter:

    Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg( Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg) took a passive approach with the police department, i've gone through four or five mayors, but this has taken a certain turn. Qualified minority officers leave, because there is no avenue of advancement or promotion.

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