police sergeant

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Noun1.police sergeant - a lawman with the rank of sergeantpolice sergeant - a lawman with the rank of sergeant  
buck sergeant - a sergeant of the lowest rank in the military
desk sergeant, deskman, station keeper - the police sergeant on duty in a police station
law officer, lawman, peace officer - an officer of the law
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He had hurried back to the house, followed within a few minutes by the police sergeant, who arrived at the scene of the crime a little after twelve o'clock, after taking prompt steps to warn the county authorities that something serious was afoot.
But, I say," remarked the police sergeant, whose slow, bucolic common sense was still pondering the open window.
A nod to Miss Judson sent her to open the door, and entered two policemen, a police sergeant, and a professionally whiskered person in a business suit with a carnation in his button-hole.
All this agrees exactly with what the old woman told the police sergeant in Greenwich.
The latter then approached the police sergeant who was in charge of the raid.
Temporary Police Sergeant David Andrew Gibson, 43, has been charged in relation to an allegation that while on duty he engaged in a sexual act with a sex worker.
Ex-EastEnder James |Alexandrou plays police sergeant Carl Parry
He pleaded guilty at Llandudno court to being drunk and disorderly, obstructing Police Sergeant Neil Stringfellow, and to causing criminal damage by his action in the Co-op.
The police sergeant union includes sergeants on the force.
Pupils and staff join police sergeant Mandy Mellor, community |neighbourhood co-ordinator, Jenny Foster and Street Scene action team ranger, Diane Clifford to take part in a giant walking bus
An Emirati police sergeant, facing a series of robbery cases where he is accused of stealing 79 abandoned cars by abusing his post, was sentenced to two years in prison on Monday in one case by the Court of First Instance.
Brian Weir alleges that a police sergeant pulled the sheet covering the pop icon's naked body "below the pubic region" and said that she "looked attractive for a woman of her age and current state", and he suffered professionally after he complained about the sergeant, the New York Daily News reported.