Some articles on police:
... In the early years, the Polri used European police style ranks like inspector and commissioner ... When the police were amalgamated with the military structure during the 1960s, the ranks changed to a military style such as Captain, Major and Colonel ... the transition to a fully independent force out of the armed forces 2000, they use British style police ranks like Inspector and Superintendent ...
Famous quotes containing the word police:
“Ive met a lot of murderers in my day, but Dr. Garth, whatever he is, is the first man Ive ever met who was polite to me and still made the chills run up and down my back.”
—Robert D. Andrews. Nick Grindé. Police detective, Before I Hang, describing his meeting with Dr. Garth (1940)