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  1. police forcenoun

    police, police service, police department

  2. police forcenoun

    Any police organization; a constabulary.

    He joined the police force a long time ago, when he lived in Virginia.

    police, police department, police service

Princeton's WordNet

  1. police, police force, constabulary, lawnoun

    the force of policemen and officers

    "the law came looking for him"

    legal philosophy, natural law, practice of law, police, constabulary, law of nature, jurisprudence, law

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  1. mendicancy squad

    police whom arrested the homeless.

    it did not exactly baggar description, but it certainly had that word on the lookout for the mendicancy squad.

    Submitted by rinat on June 7, 2017  

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  1. Lacy Clay:

    With the patterns and practice investigation, I would hope that the Ferguson Police Department would be dissolved and the duties and responsibilities of policing Ferguson would be turned over to the St. Louis County police, they are working toward being a more diverse police force, St. Louis County is. And I think they have a little more professionalism, as well as training necessary to police diverse communities.

  2. Councilmember Shook:

    That led the business community to come together and pledge themselves to putting private dollars into beefing up what everyone knows is an understaffed police force citywide, buckhead is a huge commercial node. It's arguably one of the biggest retail entertainment nodes in the southeast. And what was going on just hurt everybody, by reputation and physically.

  3. Omar Rivera:

    This is a step toward the restructuring and purge needed to have a clean police force, unassociated in any way with organized crime.

  4. Scott Stringer:

    We are all familiar with the events that led to the death of Eric Garner and the extraordinary impact his passing has had on our City and our nation, it forced us to examine the state of race relations, and the relationship between our police force and the people they serve.

  5. Jim Bruemmer:

    The massive problem that I see is that our leaders at the highest level ... do not even want to recognize or even acknowledge that this problem exists, and therefore they spend huge amounts of time demonizing the police force, throwing gasoline and making the problems much worse.

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