Definition of police jury in English:

police jury

Syllabification: po·lice ju·ry

noun

An elected governing body in most Louisiana parishes, corresponding to a county board of commissioners in other states.

Derivatives

police juror

noun
More example sentences
  • And we're here to check on the progress of my planners, who have been working with the Cameron Parish president and police juror, who govern the parish, in establishing the courthouse.

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