New Scotland Yard
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1. a street in London, England: formerly the site of the London police headquarters, which were removed in 1890 to a Thames embankment (New Scotland Yard).
2. the London police, esp. the branch engaged in crime detection.
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|Noun||1.||New Scotland Yard - the detective department of the metropolitan police force of London|
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