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ConstableryConstablery Con"sta*bler*y (? or ? ), n. [OF. conestablerie.
1. The constabulary. [Obs.]
2. The district or jurisdiction of a constable. [Obs.]
Constableship Con"sta*bleship, n.
The office or functions of a constable.
Constabless Con"sta*bless, n.
The wife of a constable. [Obs.]
Police constablePolice Po*lice", n. [F., fr. L. politia the condition of a
state, government, administration, Gr. ?, fr. ? to be a
citizen, to govern or administer a state, fr. ? citizen, fr.
? city; akin to Skr. pur, puri. Cf. Policy polity,
1. A judicial and executive system, for the government of a
city, town, or district, for the preservation of rights,
order, cleanliness, health, etc., and for the enforcement
of the laws and prevention of crime; the administration of
the laws and regulations of a city, incorporated town, or
2. That which concerns the order of the community; the
internal regulation of a state.
3. The organized body of civil officers in a city, town, or
district, whose particular duties are the preservation of
good order, the prevention and detection of crime, and the
enforcement of the laws.
4. (Mil.) Military police, the body of soldiers detailed to
preserve civil order and attend to sanitary arrangements
in a camp or garrison.
5. The cleaning of a camp or garrison, or the state ? a camp
as to cleanliness.
Police commissioner, a civil officer, usually one of a
board, commissioned to regulate and control the
appointment, duties, and discipline of the police.
Police constable, or Police officer, a policeman.
Police court, a minor court to try persons brought before
it by the police.
Police inspector, an officer of police ranking next below a
Police jury, a body of officers who collectively exercise
jurisdiction in certain cases of police, as levying taxes,
etc.; -- so called in Louisiana. --Bouvier.
Police justice, or Police magistrate, a judge of a police
Police offenses (Law), minor offenses against the order of
the community, of which a police court may have final
Police station, the headquarters of the police, or of a
section of them; the place where the police assemble for
orders, and to which they take arrested persons.
Meaning of Constable from wikipedia
- A constable
is a person holding
office, most commonly
law enforcement. The office
can vary significantly
- John Constable
RA (/ˈkʌnstəbəl, ˈkɒn-/; 11 June 1776 – 31 March
1837) was an English landscape painter
in the Romantic
tradition. Born in Suffolk, he...
Ltd. is an imprint
of Little, Brown which publishes fiction
and non-fiction books
and ebooks. Founded
in 1795 by Archibald...
- Chief constable
is the rank used by the chief police officer
of every territorial police force
in the United Kingdom except
for the City of London
- Head constable
was a rank used in some British
and British colonial police
forces, and is still
used in the Indian
police. Originally, head constable
- The Constable
of the Tower
is the most senior appointment
at the Tower
of London. In the Middle
Ages a constable
was the person
of a castle
- A special constable
or special police constable
(SC or SPC) is generally
or part-time law enforcement
officer. Many police departments
- The Texas Constable
for in the Texas Constitution
of 1876 (Article 5, Section
18), which calls
for the election
of a constable
in each Texas...
- Arthur Henderson Briggs
, Lord Constable
CBE, KC, FRSE (3 March
1865 – 4 November
1928) was a Scottish
- Constable Koothuru
(transl. The Constable
's Daughter) is a 1963 Telugu-language film directed
by Tapi Chanakya. It is a remake
of the 1962 Tamil
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