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police informer Line breaks: po¦lice in|form¦er

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Definition of police informer in English:


A person who gives police information about crimes and offenders.
Example sentences
  • The applicants compare the situation to that of the police informers.
  • Those orders are perfectly normal orders to protect the names of police informers and persons of a similar kind.
  • I enclose a summary of his paid activities as a police informer.
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