Synonyms of police in English:

police


See definition of police

noun

1

SYNONYMS
police force, police officers, policemen, policewomen, officers of the law, the forces of law and order, law enforcement officers, law enforcement agency
British constabulary
Scottish, Irish polis
gendarmerie
Polizei
carabinieri
historical watch
informal the cops, the fuzz, the law, the Man, the boys in blue, the long arm of the law
British informal the Bill, the Old Bill
coppers, rozzers, bobbies, busies, bizzies, the force, plod, PC Plod
North American informal the heat, …'s finest
informal, derogatory pigs, the filth, Babylon

verb

1‘it would not be possible to police the area effectively’

SYNONYMS
maintain law and order in, keep the peace in, keep guard over, keep watch on, watch over, guard, protect, defend, patrol, make the rounds of

2‘the cost of policing the demonstration’

SYNONYMS
control, keep in order, keep under control, regulate

3‘the regulations will be policed by Environmental Health officers’

SYNONYMS
enforce, regulate, implement, oversee, check, check up on, supervise, monitor, observe, watch