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Synonyms for patrol

police

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on patrol

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to maintain or keep in order with or as if with police

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a detachment used for security or reconnaissance

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the activity of going around or through an area at regular intervals for security purposes

a group that goes through a region at regular intervals for the purpose of security

maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol

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The American Infantry has a long and distinguished history of patrolling on foot.
The report to the Board of Supervisors on the feasibility of creating a Joint Powers Authority for patrolling Metrolink is due back in three months.
Over the past decade, the Border Patrol has implemented its Southwest Border Strategy, which has entailed the construction of longer and taller walls and fences in an attempt to seal off the major points of entry and increasing the number of agents patrolling these areas.
Formed primarily to offset the threat of insurrection, slave patrollers' duties included searching slave dwellings to guard against the acquisition of weapons, breaking up slave gatherings, and patrolling roads to capture potential runaways, as well as being on the lookout for suspicious activity.
The bike patrol concept, currently employed by over 400 police departments across the United States, provided the most cost-effective and environmentally sound approach to patrolling the hallways, walkways, and perimeter streets of the 350 public highrise residential developments in the city.
About 250 are Border Patrol agents patrolling in or near the city, which is a favorite entry point for undocumented workers and, more recently, for drug smugglers--although INS national spokesman Duke Austin says El Paso "is not a big drug corridor.
Hungarian Border Guard Command and Control System Speeds Response Time and Improves Decision Making in Patrolling National Boundary
On Wednesday, however, sheriff's officials said dozens of uniformed volunteers may soon begin patrolling the rural community as part of a new program.
Cerulean Technology has equipped Brookline police with two briefcase-mounted PacketCluster Patrol software units, portable notebook computers that use wireless technology to link its 9-1-1 command post at The Country Club with headquarters and patrolling officers.
Under new orders from the governor, the CHP, as the state police agency, is in charge of California's security - patrolling state buildings, water facilities, power grids, highway bridges and other potential targets of extremists who might attack America again.
Bicycles are ideal for police patrolling on and near campus, said Adams.