Definition of 'constable'
Example sentences containing 'constable'
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That should give chief constables paws for thought.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
My daughter police constable rang me tonight almost in tears at the lack of balance shown in this report.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The agent must have relished the moment because he devoted much of his spare time to working as a special constable.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2007) FINGERPRINTS: Murder and the Race to Uncover the Science of Identity (2002) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Chief constables are calling a national meeting in an attempt to cut days lost from stress and save millions from their stretched budgets.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
PLANS to recruit hospital staff to patrol their own wards as special constables sparked fury yesterday.The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
His e-mail asked if assistant chief constables and ranks above were eligible for cash bonuses on crime performance statistics.The Sun (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
You can be a fitness instructor or a police constable at the age of 18 without any need for a degree.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Yet academic entry requirements remain relatively modest and it takes an average of 17 years to progress from constable to inspector rank.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Or is a PCT a police constable in training?Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Sun (2011)
In Bedfordshire inspectors discovered that only one police constable was responsible for reviewing high-risk cases.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Under the Act, investigators in an independent investigation have the powers of a police constable.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
There will also be a push for more people to become special constables or join Neighbourhood Watch schemes.The Sun (2010)
The ex vice squad cop was suspended - and yesterday a Met disciplinary panel reduced his rank to detective constable.The Sun (2008)
The chief officers of the future will be drawn from these new high-flyers, as well as from the most able who joined as constables.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Quite a lot, according to new figures showing a 62 per cent leap in corruption allegations against officers right up to chief constable rank.The Sun (2012)
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