special constable


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special constable

n
(Law) a person recruited for temporary or occasional police duties, esp in time of emergency
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Haggard special constables with white badges stood at the corners of every street.
Do you happen to have heard, ma'am, that I rushed into a prize-ring on the fourth of May last, attended by only sixty special constables; and, at the hazard of falling a sacrifice to the angry passions of an infuriated multitude, prohibited a pugilistic contest between the Middlesex Dumpling and the Suffolk Bantam?
To apply to become a special constable with Cheshire police visit the jobs page on the force website.
The minister said he was not aware of any special constable who had lost on their future as a result of their contract with the Botswana Police Service.
Special Constable Keith Morrison said: "Chris' family do amazing work and, being involved with youth football clubs myself, ensuring the wellbeing of players and staff in the industry is especially important to me.
A MAN who ended up with a badly broken leg following an "altercation" with an off-duty special constable has been told the officer did not use excessive force.
Assistant Chief Constable Jason Harwin said: "My message to anyone considering becoming a Special Constable is that our door is always open to you.
Renfrewshire's top cop congratulated Special Constable Lauren Wallace at an Oath of Office ceremony at the Scottish Police College.
Andrew Benjamin won the Special Constable of the Year award, partly due to his brave actions while off-duty.
Wrexham-based Special Constable Phil Roberts has joined the Rural Crime Team as the latest volunteer to have his specialist skills harnessed by North Wales Police.
A SPECIAL Constable has been dismissed from Warwickshire Police following a misconduct hearing.
If you think you have what it takes to be a Special Constable and can play an essential part in supporting the regular officers of Merseyside Police, find out more at www.merseyside.police.uk Here, you can register to attend the next recruitment event on January 15, 2015, from 7pm-9pm, at Police Headquarters, Canning Place, Liverpool.

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