Definition of police informer in English:

police informer

Line breaks: po¦lice in|form¦er

noun

A person who gives police information about crimes and offenders.
More 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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