Chief Constable

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Noun1.Chief Constable - the head of the police force in a county (or similar area)
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
police captain, police chief, captain - a policeman in charge of a precinct

chief constable

n (Brit) → Polizeipräsident(in) m(f)or -chef(in) m(f)

Chief Constable

n (Brit) → questore m
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AN ACTING Chief Constable has been appointed for Northumbria Police as the search for Steve Ashman's successor gets under way.
THE Chief Constable of Cheshire Police - a former Merseyside police officer - was yesterday suspended from his job for "gross misconduct".
THE new chief constable of Gwent Police has been appointed after a delay caused by the general election.
South Wales Police Chief Constable Peter Vaughan, 54, will leave the role at the end of this year after more than 33 years in the service.
It is Dee Collins, who has been the temporary chief constable while the previous one, Mark Gilmore, was suspended from the role.
DURHAM Constabulary's new deputy chief constable will just need to make a short trip down the A1 to take up her post.
A NEW temporary chief constable has been appointed at Cleveland Police.
A NEW chief constable of West Midlands Police has been appointed.
POLICE and crime Commissioner David Jamieson has announced Deputy Chief Constable David Thompson is his preferred candidate to become West Midland Police's next Chief Constable.
The chief constable revealed he will leave at the end of November, long before the expiry of the contract he had planned to see out, which ends in 2016.
THE chief constable of West Midlands Police has announced he will step down from the job at the start of 2016.
TRIBUTES have been paid to a chief constable who died at the Sir Philip Myers, of Old Colwyn, once the youngest chief constable Britain.

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