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police record

Line breaks: po¦lice rec¦ord

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Definition of police record in English:

noun

(usually police records)
1A dossier kept by the police on all people convicted of crime.
1.1 (a police record) A personal history which includes some conviction for crime: a well-known character with a police record

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