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  • Above the law
  • Advance guard
  • Against the law
  • American Patrol ( Glenn Miller song )
  • As Irish as Paddy's pig
  • As fat as a pig
  • As happy as a pig in muck
  • Black and white
  • Bleeding like a stuck pig
  • Bobby dazzler
  • Bow and arrow squad
  • Boys in blue
  • Brush with the law
  • Canteen culture ( boorish behaviour by rank and file police or soldiers ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cherry top
  • Citizen's arrest
  • Click it or ticket ( United States seat belt law advertising slogan )
  • Cold Mountain ( Jude Law / Renee Zellweger / Nicole Kidman movie )
  • Command and control
  • Control freak
  • Cop a feel
  • Cop a packet
  • Cop a plea
  • Cop an attitude
  • Cop an attitude ( adopt an aggressive stance ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cop hold of that
  • Cop killer
  • Cop off
  • Cop one
  • Cop out
  • Cop shop
  • Copper bottomed ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cost control
  • Costa Del Crime
  • Crime And Punishment ( Fyodor Dostoyevsky book )
  • Crime Dog ( Nickname of baseball player Fred McGriff )
  • Crime against nature
  • Crime doesn't pay
  • Crime of passion
  • Crowd control
  • Cruise control
  • Dawn patrol
  • Don't Stand So Close To Me ( Police song )
  • Don't you just love being in control? ( British Gas advertising slogan )
  • Drop a dime
  • Drop your guard
  • Eat like a pig
  • Evenin' all ( A catchphrase from Dixon Of Dock Green )
  • Every Breath You Take ( The Police song )
  • Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic ( Police song )
  • Fall foul of the law
  • Federal agent ( An employee of a US federal agency )
  • Furry crocodile ( military slang term for a guard dog )
  • Go to law
  • Good cop, bad cop
  • Guard against
  • Hands up if you use Right Guard, Hands down if you don't ( Right Guard antiperspirant advertising slogan )
  • Hard cases make bad law
  • Hello, hello, what's going on here then?
  • Helping the police with their enquiries
  • Highway Patrol
  • His word is law
  • I Shot The Sheriff ( Eric Clapton song )
  • I arrest you in the name of the law
  • I fought the law and the law won
  • If you can't do the time, don't do the crime
  • In a pig's eye
  • In the eyes of the law
  • It's a fair cop
  • Known to the police
  • Law abiding
  • Law and order
  • Law unto oneself
  • Lay the law down
  • Let the punishment fit the crime
  • Let's be careful out there ( A catchphrase from Hill Street Blues )
  • Like a pig from a gun
  • Like a pig in muck
  • Lipstick on a pig
  • Lose control
  • Make a pig of yourself
  • Male chauvinist pig
  • Mama Bear
  • Men in blue
  • Message in A Bottle ( Police song )
  • Mind how you go ( A catchphrase from Dixon of Dock Green )
  • New York's finest
  • Nose for crime
  • Not much cop
  • Now then now then now then
  • Off your guard
  • On guard
  • On the beat
  • One law for the rich and another for the poor
  • Out of control
  • Outside the law
  • Partners in crime
  • Pig ignorant
  • Pig in a poke ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Pig in the python
  • Pig out
  • Pig sty
  • Pig's ear ( Cockney rhyming slang for beer )
  • Police state
  • Portion control
  • Possession is nine tenths of the law
  • Quality control
  • Radio control
  • Resisting arrest
  • Rubber bullet ( a bullet made of rubber or plastic and used for riot control )
  • Serve and protect
  • Spiral out of control
  • Suckling pig ( an unweaned piglet )
  • Sweat like a pig
  • Take a bite out of crime
  • Take a bite out of crime! ( National Crime Prevention Council advertising slogan )
  • Take someone to law
  • Take the law into your own hands
  • The Adventure of the Copper Beeches ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Body Guard ( Nickname of Baron Davis )
  • The Cajun Cannon ( Nickname of Bobby Hebert )
  • The Copper State ( Nickname of the US state of Arizona )
  • The Flying Squad ( Nickname of the Specialist Crime Directorate, New Scotland Yard )
  • The Guinea Pig State ( Nickname of the US state of Arkansas )
  • The Mountie always gets his man
  • The Napoleon of Crime ( Nickname of Professor Moriarty )
  • The Old Bill
  • The Polish Prince ( Nickname of singer Bobby Vinton )
  • The Shadow knows ( A catchphrase from the crime fighting vigilante )
  • The Staten Island Scot ( Nickname of Bobby Thomson )
  • The army national guard, you can ( US Army National Guard advertising slogan )
  • The bobby on the beat
  • The cat who doesn't act finicky soon loses control of his owner ( 9 Lives Cat Food advertising slogan )
  • The changing of the guard
  • The law is an ass
  • The law of averages
  • The law of diminishing returns
  • The law of the jungle
  • The law of the land
  • The letter of the law
  • The long arm of the law
  • The perfect crime
  • There ought to be a law
  • There's no law against it
  • Thought police
  • To market, to market, to buy a fat pig
  • Tom Tom the pipers son stole a pig and away he ran ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime ( Tony Blair political slogan )
  • Undercover cop
  • Walking On The Moon ( The Police song )
  • We've got you covered
  • You can't top the copper top ( Duracell Batteries advertising slogan )
  • You'll never take me alive copper
  • Yum Yum, pig's bum
  • Zero tolerance

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