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police commissioner

A government offical in charge of a police department.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
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Noun1.police commissioner - a civil commissioner appointed to supervise the duties and discipline of the policepolice commissioner - a civil commissioner appointed to supervise the duties and discipline of the police
commissioner - a government administrator
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Another mayor, and the right kind, means new police commissioners; new police commissioners means new chief of police; new chief of police.
I do not know of any public concern about their performance, there has never been any public demand for this authority to be abolished and replaced by an elected Police Commissioner. You mention in your article that the Government has rejected proposals for the Electoral Commission to send out booklets about the candidates and I agree this would be improper; it is up to each of the candidates to issue their own election address.
A FOURTH candidate may be about to enter the contest to be Cleveland's first elected police commissioner.
FORMER Warwickshire MP James Plaskitt is a step closer to realising his ambition of becoming elected police commissioner overseeing the county's police force.
Summary: North 24 Parganas (West Bengal) [India], Sept 1 (ANI): BJP MLA from Barrackpore, West Bengal who was seen sporting bandage on his head after sustaining head injuries on Sunday during a protest here has alleged that he was attacked by Barrackpore Police Commissioner Manoj Verma.
Government of the Sarajevo Canton decided at its regular 33rd session to appoint Nusret Selimovic as Police Commissioner of the Sarajevo Canton.
However, in a swift reaction, the state Police Commissioner, Hakeem Busari, said investigation into the allegation against Senator Ogembe was still ongoing.
I WAS interested to read in The Journal (June 12) that we are to have a by-election for a new Police Commissioner for Northumbria (Northumberland, Tyne & Wear) following the resignation of Dame Vera Baird, the present Commissioner.
New Zealand's Police Commissioner Mike Bush said 'as far as we know' multiple fatalities occurred at two mosques.
Kolkata - After the CBI made an unsuccessful bid to question the Kolkata Police commissioner in chit fund scam cases Sunday, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee launched a scathing attack on the Centre and accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah of trying to organise a coup in the state.
On the subject of Westminster making poor decisions, perhaps one of them was to force a nonprofessional police commissioner to run the area.

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