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.
He held in his hand one of those whips made of thongs of white leather, which police sergeants then used to repress the crowd, and which were called
It was learnt that a police sergeant was killed in the attack on the farmhouse.
Dubai: A man has been jailed for a year for beating and insulting a police sergeant, who had handcuffed him in a police station, and threatened to gun him down and bury him.
A POLICE sergeant has been sacked for "punching a prisoner four times" while trying to restrain him.
Sweden, July 24 -- While President Maithripala Sirisena has condemned the killing of a police sergeant and promised action to protect judges, former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has cautioned that the shooting incident should not be taken lightly.
The police sergeant chased the clerk for nearly 30 minutes and when the 29-year-old reached Meydan Street, the sergeant was forced to overtake him, blocking his way and forcing him to pull over.
Ejaz, an Islamabad Traffic Police sergeant, deputed to marshal the traffic on Korang nullah bridge, told reporter Friday that the apparent cause of the accident was overspeeding as the car went hurtling down dozens of feet after uprooting a tree on the roadside.