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warrant card

n (Brit Police) → Dienstmarke f
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They also received certificates to show they had completed the training course and were presented with their warrant cards by ACC Roberts.
Therefore, such an officer confronting a member of the public would not be in a position of confirming they were genuine police officers by producing their warrant cards (which in this scenario would effectively be redacted .
Batons, high-tech surveillance equipment, warrant cards, canisters of CS gas and a PS10,000 picture of Princess Diana have all been taken from the Met.
One former officer warned trained bobbies would end up wasting their time "swanning around at tea and biscuit meetings" and added: "Might as well hand in your warrant cards and become a PCSO.
The booty also includes dozens of warrant cards, several bikes, riot shields, a red "door whammer" - a battering ram used by officers for breaking into houses - and breathalysers.
He was supposed to have handed in his warrant cards, identity and badges - but had kept them.
MORE than 80 North East police officers and staff have lost their warrant cards or official police ID passes over the last two years.
CARELESS coppers have lost over 1,600 warrant cards in two years.
PC Andrew Malin from Little Park Street police station, said: "Members of the public should never be afraid to ask to see police officers' warrant cards and they should thoroughly inspect the cards to ensure they're authentic.
They were introduced as standard ID because the agency draws officers from all eight Scottish police forces - each with their own local warrant cards.
POLICE officers who used warrant cards to gain free entry to night clubs were "abusing their status", a force said last night.
Seemingly, the store do not consider warrant cards proof of identity, yet on them it says "This is an official document".