police squad


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Noun1.police squad - a small squad of policemen trained to deal with a particular kind of crimepolice squad - a small squad of policemen trained to deal with a particular kind of crime
team, squad - a cooperative unit (especially in sports)
vice squad - a police group to enforce laws against gambling and prostitution
platoon - a team of policemen working under the military platoon system
Special Weapons and Tactics squad, Special Weapons and Tactics team, SWAT squad, SWAT team - a squad of policemen who have been trained to deal with violent and dangerous situations
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A CRACK police squad is being set up to target hotels and taxi drivers trying to fleece fans at this summer's World Cup.
The cast, which is too impossibly good looking to be a police squad (particularly Yancy Butler, who plays Officer Anne-Marie Kersey), works well together to paint an interesting set of characters.
Police has badly failed to arrest any of these criminals, however, police squad and police employs have been deployed almost everywhere in these areas.
A special police squad tracked a team of bank robbers Thursday, wounding two of the five men in a parking lot shootout after a holdup at a Wells Fargo Bank branch.
He added that the Federal Minister was provided with two squads, an FC and a Capital Police squad, after he was threatened of serious consequences for supporting amendment in Blasphemy law.
Secret testimony could reveal intimate details about an elite Los Angeles police squad alleged to have gone bad.
As per details, parliamentarians including ministers and assembly members who have severe security threats were provided police squad after attacks; however now FC squad are deployed with few of the members of the ANP.
It has been reported that large number of police squad has been deployed at the Apex court building such as, SP & DSP including two Inspectors, 10 US, 209 LS and 5 LC.
While congratulating the concerned police squad the Governor has said, their bravery and timely response is highly appreciable and this level of spirit, state of alertness and devotion towards fulfilment of professional responsibilities of the police personnel needs to be maintained and surely the Police force will never disappoint the people.
During operation anti-encroachment cell along with Police Squad raided under the directions of TMO Shahzad Haider and confiscated stalls, sign boards and vendors of 4 trucks loaded with goods from various shops of Raja Bazaar, Bara Market, Talwaran Bazaar, Liaqat Road, DAV College Road and Iqbal Road.
Out of these one team was comprised on Price Magistrate Raja Iftikhar Ahmed and Livestock Officer Mazhar Cheema along with the Police Squad made a raid at the slaughter house and arrested Majid and Ajmal on the spot.
Sources said that large number of motorbike riders bothered the Islamabad police on the night between Friday and Saturday with the help of police squad and ACP vehicles and made arrest of 132 hooligans and dozens of motorcycles have been impounded.