Translation of peace officer in Spanish:

peace officer

agente de la autoridad, n.

noun

US

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    (masculine and feminine) agente de la autoridad
    • The section formerly empowered a peace officer to arrest a person who the officer ‘on reasonable and probable grounds’ believed had committed an indictable offence.
    • The provincial court judge thus confirms the existence of the reasonable grounds which led the peace officer to launch the application.
    • A licensed peace officer, he passed the academy in his spare time, paying the instructor to tutor him on weekends.
    • If the Department of Justice is so lenient in such a serious case, especially where the victim is a peace officer, we have lost the battle against crime.
    • The unmarked peace officer vehicle was recovered without its siren and red-and-blue police lights.
    • Anyone would be subject to arrest if a peace officer believed that they will carry out a terrorist activity.
    • A citizen making such an arrest is obliged to deliver the person to a peace officer immediately.
    • In addition to robbing a bank, you also tried to murder a peace officer.
    • Magistrates and peace officers covet these symbols of authority and wear them with pride, even when they have become ragged and threadbare with age.
    • He had begun his involvement with the village court as a peace officer, delivering summonses and acting as an executive servant of the magistrates.
    • Section 254, as I have said, does not extend the scope of the reasonable suspicion of the peace officer this far.
    • As a former peace officer I have a lot of experience dealing with this sort of thing.
    • He's been charged with obstructing a peace officer and assaulting a police officer.
    • They're a relic from the heyday of the revolver as the peace officer's handgun.
    • Every sworn peace officer who flies from place to place in the U.S. is armed on the flight.
    • He stated that a peace officer's duty was to protect and serve.
    • In the attack last week, a local peace officer was killed and scores of houses were looted.
    • My view is that a woman joins the force as a peace officer in the same way that a man does.
    • We have deployed soldiers, not peace officers.
    • The statute concludes: ‘Any person so detained shall identify himself, but may not be compelled to answer any other inquiry of any peace officer.’