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traffic

1 to do with pedestrians and vehicles moving on the roads by virtue of the regulation of such by a series of Road Traffic Acts.
2 to deal; hence many statutory references to many outlawed transactions, e.g. liquor, drug and human trafficking. Extensive powers now exist to confiscate proceeds of drug trafficking.

TRAFFIC. Commerce, trade, sale or exchange of merchandise, bills, money and the like.

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Police friends of mine would emphasise the valuable role carried out by responsible and reasonable traffic wardens. However, having fallen victim myself in the past to what I can only describe as "traffic warden trickery" I am not overly sympathetic.
The female commuters said that female traffic wardens show that there is no job that women cannot do and challenges need to be overcome to move ahead in life.
Meanwhile the IGP visited the residence of traffic warden Baba Jee killey in kheshwegi bala and condoled the sad demise with the bereaved family.
"Of course the number of fines is a way of controlling the performance of every traffic warden, but you need to also inspect them while on duty as each one works in their own way," said the Nicosia municipality's traffic chief Kypros Theodotou.
Traffic wardens also have to make sure vehicles are displaying current motor vehicle licences (tax discs), and assist police in looking out for stolen vehicles.
Argos points could be awarded to a traffic warden who helped police to catch an armed robber, as happened in Westminster recently, or who offered to work two Sundays in a row.
They walked only a few yards so Polly could get some air, but within seconds a traffic warden had pounced and issued a ticket, Havers said.
Councillor Gerry Dolan slammed the wardens and claimed he saw one elderly lady on a crutch go home empty handed when a traffic warden threatened her with a ticket if she tried to collect her pension.
A traffic warden suddenly appearing pointing a gun from parked cars will cause accidents - M, Paisley.
'It's not surprising sickness levels are so high,' said one traffic warden yesterday.
Another Traffic Warden Muhammad Asif demanded that the number of mobile canteens should be increased to at least five as Multan was a big city with the population of around two million.
RAWALPINDI -- The senior superintendent of police (investigation) (SSP) assigned to investigate an incident involving a traffic warden and a provincial minister recorded the statements of Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) Chairman Mohammad Arif Abbasi and his son on Wednesday, while the minister did not appear before the investigating officer.