Definition of 'policing'
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We have not seen cuts like this in policing in my lifetime. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is clearly a clash of policing cultures. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In the absence of transnational policing there has been a boom in transnational lawlessness. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The trouble with modern policing is that it doesn't give villains a fair chance. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This example also shows that truly effective control of policing costs requires study and hard, sustained work. MANAGING FOR RESULTS (1986)
Trends of 'policing'
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