police work


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Related to police work: police officer, Law enforcement officer
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.police work - the investigation of criminal activitiespolice work - the investigation of criminal activities
investigating, investigation - the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically
detecting, detective work, sleuthing, detection - a police investigation to determine the perpetrator; "detection is hard on the feet"
forensics - scientific tests or techniques used in the investigation of crimes
roundup - the systematic gathering up of suspects by the police; "a mass roundup of suspects"
surveillance - close observation of a person or group (usually by the police)
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Tawalbeh Bratton discussed ways to strengthen cooperation in police work through exchanges in training experiences, developing specialized police work and raising the cooperation to a new level.
Bred in Scotland specifically for police work, Otis joins 17 other dogs Bred in Scotland specifically for police work, Otis joins 17 other dogs in the unit.
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King Abdullah stressed the importance of continuing development and modernization of police work in keeping with legal framework and along professional lines.
In his new book, "Dying for the Job: Police Work Exposure and Health", he begins by considering the alarming number of environmental hazards to which police officers are exposed, things like clandestine methamphetamine labs, dead bodies, lead exposure from firearms, noise, radar, blood-borne pathogens, even fingerprint powder, which has produced occupational lung disease.
They give background on the incidence, consequences, and prevention of the hidden health consequences of police work, such as PTSD, depression, smoking, obesity, cardiovascular disease, and suicide.
The contest has a set of topics, all related to police work, that the contestants can choose from.
It may not be the most exciting or glamorous police work, involving thousands of hours of examining paperwork, but it is getting convictions against people.
Regional Conference of Women Police being held in Abu Dhabi discusses the role of women in police work.
The Abu Dhabi Police department has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the New York Police Department to develop and boost co-operation between the two in all areas of police work.
Hamerslag had the idea to train rats for police work as a recruit, after seeing the rodents used to detect landmines in Tanzania.
And although it is not illegal, local elected police commissioner Matthew Ellis has expressed concern that their additional roles might interfere with the police work they do.