stakeout


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stakeout

Slang chiefly US and Canadian
1. a police surveillance of an area, house, or criminal suspect
2. an area or house kept under such surveillance
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Wide shot, Security Council president leaving the stakeout
In his book Guns, Bullets and Gun-fighting, Jim Cirillo made it clear why men who had distinguished themselves in shooting competition were prized by the legendary NYPD Stakeout Squad: they were already accustomed to shooting straight under press pressure.
“WorkStudio, with its market leading stakeout field design and vegetation management capabilities, represents the unifying system technology that our customers have been asking for,” said GeoDigital President and CEO Alastair N.
Years before, when the officers of the NYPD Stakeout Squad had to shoot it out with armed robbers, they carried multiple guns because the 6-shot .38s of the time often ran out of ammo too soon.
Melbourne, Apr 17 (ANI): In a new tell-all book about her string of prominent lovers, legendary actress Shirley MacLaine has revealed that former Australian Foreign Minister Andrew Peacock, nearly "climbed the sky" during a UFO stakeout in Mexico.
The SiteMaster series is said to be a design, surface modeling and construction software suite designed to provide users start-to-finish control of critical data flow from data collection, survey data analysis, engineering design, surface modeling, and design stakeout to as-built surveys.
Some pushpole manufacturers also sell 5-foot "stakeout" poles made of fiberglass for anglers who understandably would rather not shove their expensive graphite poles into the bottom.
The police had virtually no evidence but managed to catch the killer solely on the basis of criminal profiling after FBI agent Gregg McCrary predicted the killer would revisit his victims, prompting a stakeout of the Genesee River.
Leica PowerDigger 3D software offers direct support for popular 3D design models (CAD)--meaning no interpretation of drawings and no need for stakeout. The Leica PowerDigger 3D control panel has a rugged housing and is equipped with a 7-inch full-color touch screen that takes the user through the installation, setup and operating modes at a glance.
Meanwhile, Dark Eyes, Stakeout, Spearmint Six and Steve Harvey are among the acts helping a Midland music store's birthday celebrations go with a bang tomorrow.
This was enough to send The State's Gina Smith there for something of a stakeout and sure enough she spotted the governor returning from somewhere.
Today's briefing witnessed near-clash between Ocampo and the Sudanese envoy at the UN Abdel-Haleem Abdel-Mahmood during the press stakeout. The Sudanese official was waiting outside the council and when Ocampo came out walking to microphone he jumped to talk, an journalist at the press stakeout told Sudan Tribune today.