police constable


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Noun1.police constable - a police officer of the lowest rankpolice constable - a police officer of the lowest rank
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
police officer, policeman, officer - a member of a police force; "it was an accident, officer"
Translations
policajný strážnik
stražnik

police constable

n (Brit) → agente m di polizia
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Between the brother and sister he remained in this posture, quite unresisting and passive, until Mr Swiveller returned, with a police constable at his heels.
A guilty-looking cat issuing from under the stones ran for a while in front of Mr Verloc, then dived into another basement; and a thick police constable, looking a stranger to every emotion, as if he too were part of inorganic nature, surging apparently out of a lamp-post, took not the slightest notice of Mr Verloc.
Snagsby descends and finds the two 'prentices intently contemplating a police constable, who holds a ragged boy by the arm.
The garden was bounded by a three-foot brick wall with a fringe of wood rails upon the top, and against this wall was leaning a stalwart police constable, surrounded by a small knot of loafers, who craned their necks and strained their eyes in the vain hope of catching some glimpse of the proceedings within.
Mr Inspector speedily returning down the wooden stairs, with a police constable, Lightwood asked him if he had seen his friend leave them?
But at that instant someone seized him from behind, and a police constable stood between them.
Neither were needed, however, for at that moment there was a scattering of the crowd, and two police constables, burly and helmeted, pushed their way through the rabble.
Youths as young as 12 were seen lifting the bottles and running POLICE CONSTABLE BELFAST MAGISTRATES
A group of armed Taliban raided a police checkpoint in Dand-e- Ghori district today morning and police returned fire which lasted for a while during which two rebels had been killed and 10 others including nine militants and a police constable sustained injuries, " Purduli told Xinhua.
The official said that the police constable had no enmity and seemed to have been attacked by a target killer.
A statement from Gwent Police said: "Following a professional standards hearing presided over by two senior police officers and an independent member three police constables were dismissed without notice for gross misconduct.
The police constable said he'd end up in Normanton police station.

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