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inspector

a police officer ranking below a superintendent or chief inspector and above a sergeant

Inspector

 

(1) An official in Soviet state institutions, enterprises, and many public organizations in charge of supervision and control over subordinate agencies and persons—for example, finance, school, and sanitation inspectors.

(2) In pre-revolutionary men’s secondary schools, a director’s assistant in charge of studies and discipline—for example, inspectors of classical and commercial secondary schools.

inspector

[in′spek·tər]
(mining engineering)
One employed to make examinations of and to report upon mines and surface plants relative to compliance with mining laws, rules and regulations, and safety methods.

inspector

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Detective Inspector Stuart Anderson who heads the unit explained the unit's composition.
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North Tyneside Detective Inspector Neil Brotherton said: "We need motorists in North Tyneside to be aware that there are criminals operating in the area that are looking for easy opportunities to get into cars and vans.
Acting Detective Inspector Steve Walters, who investigated, said: "The three were clearly about to commit a crime of some description, but some really fast detective work allowed us not only to stop them but arrest them and bring them to justice.
Detective Inspector Dowson stood in as boss of Crime Team North in 2002 while DCI Pallas was seconded elsewhere.
Detective Inspector Bernie Edwards was appealing to the public for information on the murder, which occurred in a Melbourne park last Saturday night as Garg was going to work at the nearby Yarraville Hungry Jack's restaurant.
Detective Inspector Neil Robertson, who is leading the investigation, said: "I would appeal to anyone, including motorists, who were in Meadowside near Cedar Avenue or Elder Avenue between 6.