Jessie Shepherd, then 16, was soaked when she was loaded up in a paddy wagon.
Yes, sir; Vaughn, in his report, did not note anything about anyone coming in the ramp other than squad cars and the paddy wagon.
However, each vehicle coming in was searched, and the paddy wagon was operated by an officer named Lewis.
You mentioned the paddy wagon coming down the Main Street ramp.
We have a paddy wagon for that purpose and a driver for the purpose and uniforms and insignias and all on it.
A police patrol wagon or van; black maria: The cooperative family was being escorted into the paddy wagon
[1930+; fr patrol wagon, perhaps influenced by the fact that many policemen were of Irish extraction, hence paddies]