enforcer

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Synonyms for enforcer

one whose job it is to execute unpleasant tasks for a superior

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The city may soon send code enforcers out into commercial areas to look for violators of Simi Valley's temporary sign ordinance, which officials say is being disregarded by some businesses.
Federal prosecutors offered a grimly detailed account Monday of how a band of illegal Mexican immigrants had smuggled deaf Mexicans into New York City for nearly a decade, charging that the smugglers ran an efficient, organized criminal enterprise complete with assigned roles as recruiters, money collectors and enforcers.
Forward Yanic Perreault (abdominal strain) remains week to week while enforcer Matt Johnson (shoulder strain) is day to day.
While Forbes was referring to the current tax code, his words aptly describe sentiments many feel toward the code's enforcer - the IRS - as highlighted by the hearings.
Blake, the Kings' captain, knew within minutes that the hulking young left wing from Ontario with an easygoing, even gentle temperament off the ice would evolve into one of the most intimidating enforcers in the NHL.
Imagine the joy on the faces of people who could put aside bombing raids for a day and delight in the Pirates of Anthrax ride, where Saddam Hussein look-alikes are chased around underground palaces by American and United Nations' enforcers.
4--Color) ``You have to be intense these days to make people watch you,'' says New York Enforcers captain Mark D'Amato - who is also a Silver Lake bartender.
Police managers can tell their troops to be strict enforcers and to undertake aggressive policing, but they also can tell them to take it easy and to try to avoid confrontations.
Grimson knocked out Blues' enforcer Reid Simpson with one punch at the 18:11 mark.
The Enforcers have already been criticised by emergency services after an ambulance was ticketed while attending a patient and a hearse was booked outside a funeral parlour.
Gamers will be able to play as any of the stars from the five WSL teams -- California Quakes, New York Enforcers, Flordia Sundogs, Nevada Hot Dice and Illinois Riot.
Orlando didn't stop Avery last week but still managed to hold off the Enforcers 33-29 in their opening game.
The Enforcers have ticketed a hearse, on-duty police cars and even an ambulance.
A week after city enforcers cracked down, Hollywood secessionists plan today to relaunch their illuminated ``Free Hollywood'' balloon - this time, without helium.