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

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to make or keep (an area) clean and orderly

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Play the role of a Federal prohibition agent chasing rum runners in a custom-built video game.
However, he would not allow Prohibition agents to arrest anyone in Iron County without a proper warrant and would do everything necessary to protect the citizens' right to due process.
These facts are undisputed: After graduating from the University of Chicago, Ness was barely into his 20s when he took a job as a temporary Prohibition agent in 1926.
Chalky prepares to open the Onyx Club on the Boardwalk and a new prohibition agent arrives in Atlantic City, while Tommy tries to keep the Artemis Club afloat.
He won an Oscar nomination for Revolutionary Road but is perhaps best–known for appearing as a prohibition agent in the big–budget TV drama Boardwalk Empire.
Eliot_Ness_Signed_Press_Identification_Card) signed by Prohibition agent Eliot Ness allowing a Cleveland reporter to pass through police and fire lines.
Described by Time magazine as a "fat little Austrian Jew," Einstein, together with his partner Moe Smith, employed a large and comical array of contrivancesfrom blackface to dragto enforce the law, all wonderfully culled by Davis from Einstein's sensational autobiography, Prohibition Agent No.
7) A prohibition agent learned from informants that Sorrells, a factory worker, had a reputation as a "rumrunner.