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INSPECTOR. The name given to certain officers whose duties are to examine and inspect things over which they have jurisdiction; as, inspector of bark , one who is by law authorized to examine bark for exportation, and to approve or disapprove of its quality. Inspectors of customs are officers appointed by the general government: as to their duties, see Story's L. U. S. vol. 1, 590, 605, 609, 610, 612, 619, 621, 623, 650; ii. 1490, 1516; iii. 1650, 1790.

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About an hour later, gunmen shot dead a police inspector in the nearby city of Kandahar, local police said.
Scotland Yard Inspector Duncan Kincaid and Metropolitan Police Inspector Gemma James and their respective sons (they're still not married in this long-running series) are on a Christmas holiday at his family's home in Cheshire, but it turns out to be a busman's holiday.
Police inspector John Peterson told the San Francisco Chronicle that the police "would like to talk to [the] victim to hear the rest of the story.
FOLLOWING our story on April 24 former police inspector Harry McAdam has asked us to make clear that, while he was investigated for acting in an oppressive manner, no conclusion was ever reached in that investigation and that he has always denied the allegation.
Even the police inspector finds himself cheering for his charming criminal friend, and the audience can't help hoping lovable Bob won't be betrayed by one of his more questionable colleagues.
I was 17 when I answered a knock at the door one evening to find a tall police inspector standing there.
Another man linked to a Hokkaido police inspector arrested on a drug-use charge apparently killed himself Thursday in a detention facility in Sapporo's Higashi Ward, police sources said.
The former assistant police inspector, 37, was dismissed in December 1996 on the grounds he had an extramarital affair, police earlier said.
All three movies featured Carlos Ponce ("7th Heaven") as police inspector Raddimus.
The recipients of the prizes and commendation certificates are included Peshawar Investigation Unit, DSP Zahir Shah, Inspector, Turab Khan and Sub Inspector Amir Hamza Khan, DSP Ogi, Muhammad Suleman Khan, SHO Ogi, Inspector Javed Khan and Inspector CTD Ogi, Tahir Khan and Police Inspector, Upper Dir, Gul Fazil and ASI Rehmat Qadir.
KARACHI -- A suicide blast in the Old Sabzi Mandi area of Karachi left four people including police inspector Shafiq Tanoli dead and 15 other people injured, media reported on Thursday.
New Delhi, July 29 ( ANI ): A Delhi court will on Monday pronounce the quantum of sentence in the 2008 Batla House encounter case, in which suspected Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmad was convicted for killing a police inspector and assaulting other cops.

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