police matron

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Noun1.police matron - a woman policemanpolice matron - a woman policeman      
meter maid - policewoman who is assigned to write parking tickets
police officer, policeman, officer - a member of a police force; "it was an accident, officer"
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The former police matron, from Havant, Hants, stated: "I said to the lad: 'Can I swear?
The idea came from a police matron who saw that the poor women who were either arrested for prostitution or ended up in the hands of the police after emigrating (sometimes the same people) were without resources to have their children cared for.
FOR many years, my grandmother Florrie Chambers was police matron at the old police station behind the Town Hall in Kidderminster.
Det Sgt Fairfield was born in Nuneaton - both his father and his grandfather were policemen and his grandmother was a police matron.