Origin of peace officer
Examples from the Web for peace officer
Ochiltree's soliloquy was disturbed by a peace-officer, who came to summon him to attend the magistrate.The Antiquary, Complete|Sir Walter Scott
"That is the peace-officer sent after me by the Prefet," said Peyrade.Scenes from a Courtesan's Life|Honore de Balzac
The pause still continuing, Robin Oig asked for a peace-officer, and a constable having stepped out, he surrendered himself.
For the first time, Mlle. Lucienne manifested some reticence, and omitted to repeat the explanations of the peace-officer.
The peace-officer who saved your daughter is precisely the same to whom it was once my good fortune to render a service.