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Translation of policía in English:

sustantivo femenino

Policía Nacional

Cultural Note: Policía Nacional

The National Police was set up in Spain in 1976. Its members patrol provincial capitals and big cities, which are responsible for its finance, administration, and recruitment. Although armed, it has never been considered a repressive force, unlike the Guardia Civil.
Example sentences
  • Esa versión fue desmentida por el teniente José Luis Silva, policía de Tránsito.
  • En otros países policía te detiene si has echo una infracción no por gusto.
  • La idea es que haya un número equitativo de policías, nativos y peruanos.

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