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police

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1 the department of government that keeps order, fights crime, and enforces statutes

  • the appearance of a ransom note meant that the teenagerʼs disappearance was now a matter for the police
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law

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2 a body of officers of the law

  • the National Guard will serve as backup for the metropolitan police in the event of violent protests
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