speed cop


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Noun1.speed cop - a policeman who rides a motorcycle (and who checks the speeds of motorists)speed cop - a policeman who rides a motorcycle (and who checks the speeds of motorists)
police officer, policeman, officer - a member of a police force; "it was an accident, officer"
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Translations

speed cop

n (fam) → agente m della stradale
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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A man can be heard in the background of the video saying: "Speed cop with a guy on a mobility scooter on the A470.
TV fans that love high speed cop car chases, stand-offs and shootouts will be hooked by these shows:
Fake speed cop Jonathan Weekes, 48, put a blue flashing light on top of his Vauxhall Insignia and started to patrol the streets.
The handicapper has stepped in with a 5lb rise, but there should be further improvement to come from this speedily bred son of the useful Speed Cop back over 6f and the yard is in terrific form, with four winners from its last 14 runners.
As for your desire to be a speed cop, maybe you could do it from the right lane, rather than the left.
Less than a handful of cars made around the world can really fall into both categories and most of those are sports cars which sit so low on the road you can see your face reflecting in the speed cop's toe-caps beside your window after you have been stopped.
Three years ago, speed cop Bob Kennedy was sacked after driving an unmarked police car dangerously at 121mph on the notorious A9 because he wanted to watch Celtic play.
Police say they don't have to explain their reason for taking a top Welsh speed cop off the streets.
The six-year-old faces a stiffer task here and needs to improve to keep the likes of Dragon Flyer and Speed Cop at bay.
I had wanted to run him in the Flying Childers but he had a little setback which delayed us.' Six years on from the day he gained his greatest success when winning the Cornwallis, Halmahera took his career earnings beyond pounds 250,000 as he forced a dead-heat with Speed Cop in the ladbrokes.com Handicap.
Speed Cop can give trainer Ian Balding, who recently announced his impending retirement, a fine Glorious Goodwood send off by taking the Betfair.com Molecomb Stakes.
That was what happened when residents turned speed cop for the day as part of a sting to put the brakes on careless motorists.