patrol car

noun

Definition of patrol car 

: a police automobile connected with headquarters by a two-way radio or computer : squad car Placing an unarmed, compliant juvenile in the back of a patrol car transformed an investigatory stop into an arrest, the 9th Circuit held Aug. 24.The National Law Journal

First Known Use of patrol car

1926, in the meaning defined above

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