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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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A 21-year-old deputy with the Brown County Sheriff's Department was shot and killed on March 1 during an investigation of a suspicious person.
The decision to use or participate in a vehicle intercept rests solely with each deputy and does not require supervisory authorization.
One deputy was hit by a bullet fired by Mora but it was stopped by the deputy's protective vest, officials said.
The Board of Governors in Washington appoints three of these directors and each year designates one of its appointees as chairman and a second as deputy chairman.
A sign for the Deputy Sheriff Steven Sorensen Memorial Highway was unveiled Wednesday in a Lancaster sheriff's station ceremony that included Sorensen's widow.
Larkin Martin, Managing Agent, Martin Farm, Courtland, Alabama, named deputy chairman.
Pulled out of the truck, the naked man ran at a deputy,hit him in the face with a bunch of keys and tried to get into the deputy's patrol car.
appoints three of these directors and designates one of its appointees as chairman and a second as deputy chairman.
The deputy was getting into his vehicle when he heard a pop and saw a bullet ricochet off the ground.
Minutello, a 32-year veteran of the department who started her career as a patrol deputy at the Santa Clarita station, is out on medical leave.
Deputies) said they felt like they were grabbing handfuls of sand and throwing it into the ocean, so to speak,'' Lancaster sheriff's Deputy Mike Kuper said.
LANCASTER -- A woman who says a deputy sexually assaulted her after he stopped her vehicle will be paid $325,000 by Los Angeles County to settle her federal civil-rights lawsuit.
Currently, the department has 600 patrol deputy positions vacant, 393 of them filled using overtime.
LANCASTER - Sheriff's motorcycle Deputy Pierre Bain took it seriously that so many people died in his city from speeding, running red lights and other bad driving.
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