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station house

also sta·tion·house (stā′shən-hous′)
n.
1. A police station.
2. A fire station.

station house

n
(Building) chiefly US a house that is situated by or serves as a station, esp as a police or fire station

sta′tion house`


n.
a police station or fire station.
[1825–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.station house - a station that serves as headquarters for police in a particular districtstation house - a station that serves as headquarters for police in a particular district; serves as a place from which policemen are dispatched and to which arrested persons are brought
squad room - a room in a police station where members of the force assemble for roll call and duty assignments
station - a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose; "he started looking for a gas station"; "the train pulled into the station"
References in classic literature ?
When he reached Bright River there was no sign of any train; he thought he was too early, so he tied his horse in the yard of the small Bright River hotel and went over to the station house.
That night forty score of them crowded into the station house of the stockyards district--they filled the rooms, sleeping in each other's laps, toboggan fashion, and they piled on top of each other in the corridors, till the police shut the doors and left some to freeze outside.
According to Station House Officer Yasir Rabbani, the cop identified as Havldar Babar Ali who is presently posted at the Airport Police Station and residing in area shot dead Hafiz Wajid Haneef and injured his brother Shakir Wajid and friend Waseem over a dispute of loud music during a birthday party arranged in a tuition centre established in a house adjacent to accused house.
According to the Injra Station House Officer Iftikhar Ahmed, a case was registered against the accused under sections 376 and 511 of the Pakistan Penal Code and that further investigations were started.
The Station House Officer (SHO) of the concerned police station would be authorized to register the complaints under Section 188 of Pakistan Penal Code in writing for the violation of Section 144 CrPC against the violators.
CPO suspended the Station House Officer (SHO) of the City Police Station on his negligence after a kite string injured a student in the jurisdiction of the station.
In line with media reports, Ali Murtaza, a Station House Officer (SHO) of police station Waleed in Larkana, appeared to be driving drunk, plowed his speedy vehicle into pedestrians near Lahore Regulator killing at least two people and injuring six, witnesses and investigators said.
Summary: Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], Jan 26 (ANI): A policeman deputed as gunman of a Station House Officer (SHO) in Ludhiana died after allegedly shooting himself at Republic Day function on Friday.
The station house was originally built in 1897 with the proviso that it be 'of an ornamental character' hence the beautiful detailing on the exterior elevations and the significance of it being the only red brick building of its kind in Northern Ireland.
The station house once served the Middlesbrough to Guisborough train line, and is now a unique family home complete with original features.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and the New York City architectural and planning firm of Urbahn Architects have completed the renovation of the historic Morgan Avenue subway station house.
As per details, Station House Officer (SHO) Mujeeb Alam Khan led the search and strike operation in jurisdiction of Manglor police station and arrested 114 suspected persons including six proclaimed offenders.

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