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riot squad

noun
1.
a group of police officers having special training and equipment for quelling riots and other public disturbances.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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  • riot squad units stopped individuals on the street and dragged them from the sidewalk even when the demonstration was blocks away.

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