patrol wagon

noun
an enclosed truck or van used by the police to transport prisoners.
Also called police wagon.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To patrol wagon
Collins
World English Dictionary
patrol wagon
 
n
(US), (Austral), (NZ) paddy wagon, Also called: police wagon a police van for transporting prisoners

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
The patrol wagon arrived with the prisoner in the cell room garage.
Patrols a specified district or beat on foot, motorcycle, patrol wagon or car.
One motor patrol wagon and four motorcycles were the first units.
The latter covered the burg lar with his revolver and held him until the
  arrival of the police patrol wagon.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature