Examples from the Web for gendarmerie
The SS, German gendarmerie, and Gestapo were all stationed in its vicinity.The Week in Death: Irving Milchberg, the Teenage Gunrunner of the Warsaw Ghetto|The Telegraph|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The boss-nappers gave way when riot cops from the French gendarmerie moved into the building to get them out.
They were reassured once the police and medics arrived and the hikers and Briton were taken to the gendarmerie for questioning.
The law, the gendarmerie, and the police constitute a body almost equal in number; is not that strange?Scenes from a Courtesan's Life|Honore de Balzac
He was a steamship agent, thus disguised to escape the attention of the gendarmerie.
A commander of the gendarmerie mounts the hillside on his bicycle, pedalling with all his strength.'Neath Verdun, August-October, 1914|Maurice Genevoix
The gendarmerie of Tsarism throttled the workers who were fighting for the Socialist order.Dictatorship vs. Democracy|Leon Trotsky
The brigands became thoroughly disheartened, and we hear of no more desperate encounters with the gendarmerie.Rambles in the Islands of Corsica and Sardinia|Thomas Forester