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Synonyms for deputy

Synonyms for deputy

one who stands for another

a person who holds a position auxiliary to another and assumes some of the superior's responsibilities

Synonyms for deputy

someone authorized to exercise the powers of sheriff in emergencies

an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent

a member of the lower chamber of a legislative assembly (such as in France)

a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others

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Sorensen, 46, had been resident deputy for three years in Lake Los Angeles, working mostly out of the house where he lived with his wife, Chris, and their toddler son, Matthew.
County, Sheriff's Department and Office of Independent Review officials said state law forbids them from identifying the deputy or disclosing whether he was fired or otherwise disciplined.
2) In a photo taken Tuesday for a bicycle safety article for the city's May newsletter, Deputy Pierre Bain, left, and Deputy Mike Beck talk with local kids.
In 2004, Bobb recommended a ratio of one deputy per four inmates, which sheriff's officials say is cost-prohibitive.
4) Deputy Dave Jennings hauls toys out of the sheriff's station to load into his patrol car for delivery to local kids.
He claimed that, upon leaving the bathroom, he observed that the deputy was preoccupied with a computer that was in the room,'' the report said.
1 -- color) Injured Deputy Randy Hamson's father, Jim, son Josh, mother, Carolyn, son Nick, wife, Cindy, and stepdaughter Holly Hayes, from left, listen as a chaplain reads a Bible passage at a ceremony held Thursday at the Santa Clarita sheriff's station.
He started the car up, put it in gear, drove at one deputy and hit him,'' Jennings said.
A deputy on the scene said the boy, a Palmdale resident, had been arrested before on burglary and other charges.
One of our deputies got a call of someone dumping mail off the side of the road,'' said Deputy Mark Newlands of the Palmdale sheriff's station.
Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski, whose Socialist-led government took oath of office at the end of May, has officially appointed a total of 17 Deputy Ministers.
Neither deputy testified about the timing of Samuel's admission he was on parole.
MEMORANDUM FOR DIRECTORS OF DEFENSE AGENCIES DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE ARMY (POLICY AND PROCUREMENT), ASA(ALT) DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY (ACQUISITION MANAGEMENT), ASN(RDA) DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE (CONTRACTING), SAF/AQC DIRECTOR, DEFENSE CONTRACT MANAGEMENT AGENCY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, ACQUISITION, TECHNOLOGY AND SUPPLY DIRECTORATE (DLA)
on March 16, a Fulton County Sheriff's deputy was fatally wounded while trying to serve an arrest warrant for failing to appear on a charge of Impersonating a Police Officer.
The deputy operating the primary blocking vehicle stays in the car until other deputies have secured the scene.
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