- non·en·force·ment, noun
- pre·en·force·ment, noun
- pro·en·force·ment, adjective
- su·per·en·force·ment, noun
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How to use enforcement in a sentence
One recent study found that community policing does help improve people’s perception of law enforcement, but there’s no way to guarantee that officers have positive interactions when they go out into the community.The policing reforms in the Breonna Taylor settlement, explained | Fabiola Cineas | September 17, 2020 | Vox
If someone is seeking to inject 100,000 fraudulent ballots into the state after voting ends, that would be straightforward to detect — by, say, law enforcement.William Barr is the poster child for politicized law enforcement officials | Philip Bump | September 17, 2020 | Washington Post
Funding for the initiative has come largely from law enforcement groups and major grocery store chains.
Several guards “forcibly” kissed her, and at least one touched her intimate parts, often as she was walking back from the medical unit to her barrack, according to her complaint filed with law enforcement agencies.ICE Deported a Woman Who Accused Guards of Sexual Assault While the Feds Were Still Investigating the Incident | by Lomi Kriel | September 15, 2020 | ProPublica
Survey data from GatherUp, however, reflect that consumers want mask enforcement are more likely to engage with merchants and visit stores that communicate and offer these safeguards.Local businesses can highlight COVID-19 ‘health & safety’ measures with Google My Business | Greg Sterling | September 10, 2020 | Search Engine Land
A policewoman was shot dead this morning while law enforcement searched for the Charlie Lebdo killers.
You see, there is another Mexico, one that is not so appealing to business but well known to law enforcement.Why Mexicans Are Enraged by Obama’s Big Tuesday Meeting | Ruben Navarrette Jr. | January 6, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
They prevailed last August, obtaining—follow me here—an injunction prohibiting the enforcement of those provisions.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over | Jay Michaelson | January 5, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Law-enforcement agencies at all levels of government provide a valuable and often thankless public service in their communities.
He has contributed to a false picture of law enforcement based on isolated injustices.
It had a fortification such as became usual in later bridges for defence or for the enforcement of tolls.
The Board of Trade insisted upon the rigorous enforcement of the navigation act.A short history of Rhode Island | George Washington Greene
Having but one man—the responsible manager—to deal with, protective legislation and its enforcement would be a very simple matter.The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce | Ambrose Bierce
And yet to the moderately philosophic observer the making of the law and its enforcement belong to the same process.Humanly Speaking | Samuel McChord Crothers
The National Forest force is seeking merely to obtain a strict enforcement of existing laws.Our National Forests | Richard H. Douai Boerker