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security police

noun
1.
a police force responsible for maintaining order at a specific locale or under specific circumstances, as at an airport or factory.
2.
a police force concerned with detecting and preventing enemy espionage.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20
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  • They braved the whips of the security police to touch his car.
  • After all, he'll eat no less well, and his security police will be no less effective.
  • But do far the crowd has been remarkably peaceful, in spite of the efforts of the security police.
  • security police or other personnel also can accomplish detection.

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