Definition of cop shop in English:

Share this entry

cop shop

noun

British informal
A police station.
Example sentences
  • If my kids did something wrong when they were little, ‘Right, in the car, up to the cop shop.’
  • The cop shop will work with the existing police station in Farnworth and will increase the number of officers out on the streets.
  • But what I enjoyed most was the goings on at the local cop shop which serves as mountain rescue base.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: cop shop

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.