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NCJ Number: 51080 Find in a Library
Title: POLICE OFFICERS MANUAL WITH FORMS OF CHARGES AND OUTLINES OF EVIDENCE FOR CRIMINAL OFFENCES, 7TH ED.
Author(s): G P RODRIGUES
Editor(s): D POTTER
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 511
Type: Vocabulary/Thesaurus
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: THIS GLOSSARY FOR CANADIAN POLICE OFFICERS DEFINES, IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER, ASSORTED STREET JARGON AND MEDICAL, LEGAL, BALLISTIC, PHARMACEUTICAL, AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE TERMINOLOGY.
Abstract: COMMONLY APPLIED STREET-LEVEL SYNONYMS FOR VARIOUS DRUG-RELATED ITEMS (E.G., COKE, TURKEY, HORSE) ARE EXPLAINED, ALONG WITH SUCH TERMS AS ACCOMPLICE, BONE MARROW EMBOLISM, CHASTE CHARACTER, DUELING, EGGSHELL FRACTURE, FORCIBLE CONFINEMENT, GARROTING, HESITATION WOUND, INCITING TO MUTINY, JUNKIE'S LUNG, KIDNAPING, LIBEL, MUMMIFICATION, NUDE, OVERSHOT WAD, PARIMUTUEL BETTING, QUALIFIED MEDICAL PRACTITIONER RAILWAY OFFENSES, SADISM, TOTIES QUOTIES, UNLAWFUL DRILLING, VIRTUAL COOLING TIME, WARRANTS, AND YOKING. (KBL)
Index Term(s): Canada; Police education; Reference materials
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