police sergeant

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Noun1.police sergeant - a lawman with the rank of sergeantpolice sergeant - a lawman with the rank of sergeant  
buck sergeant - a sergeant of the lowest rank in the military
desk sergeant, deskman, station keeper - the police sergeant on duty in a police station
law officer, lawman, peace officer - an officer of the law
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He had hurried back to the house, followed within a few minutes by the police sergeant, who arrived at the scene of the crime a little after twelve o'clock, after taking prompt steps to warn the county authorities that something serious was afoot.
"But, I say," remarked the police sergeant, whose slow, bucolic common sense was still pondering the open window.
A nod to Miss Judson sent her to open the door, and entered two policemen, a police sergeant, and a professionally whiskered person in a business suit with a carnation in his button-hole.
All this agrees exactly with what the old woman told the police sergeant in Greenwich."
The latter then approached the police sergeant who was in charge of the raid.
He held in his hand one of those whips made of thongs of white leather, which police sergeants then used to repress the crowd, and which were called boullayes .
'Up to two weeks ago, a police sergeant was implicated in this where she actually said she can get divorces for overseas clients and actuallyassisted some of these overseas clients with these fraudulent decree absolute.
KHUZDAR -- A traffic police sergeant was shot dead in Mastung town on Sunday night.
QUETTA: Unidentified gunmen opened indiscriminate firing on a Traffic Police Sergeant in Mastung Bazaar killing him on the spot on Sunday.
The starting salary for a police sergeant in Island Lake will increase to $98,119 starting next month, up from $95,493.
A police sergeant said they questioned the complainant.
One officer - a police sergeant - has been disciplined over the incident.