What is another word for highway patrol?

37 synonyms found


[ hˈa͡ɪwe͡ɪ pɐtɹˈə͡ʊl], [ hˈa‍ɪwe‍ɪ pɐtɹˈə‍ʊl], [ h_ˈaɪ_w_eɪ p_ɐ_t_ɹ_ˈəʊ_l]

How to use "Highway patrol" in context?

When I grew up, I thought highway patrol was a thing of the past. But thanks to modern technology, highway patrol is more active than ever.

Highway patrol is a specialized police force that patrols the highways of the United States. Highway patrol officers are responsible for the safe conduct of traffic and enforcing the law. In addition to traditional police duties, highway patrol officers are often called upon to provide help during natural disasters.

Most highway patrol officers are sworn law enforcement officers. They receive training in police procedures, traffic collision investigation, and firearms training. They wear uniforms and carry weapons in order to provide security on the highways.

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