police box definition

  • noun:
    • a telephone kiosk where members of people may telephone the authorities; a few original containers still exist in Britain, but they do not operate. Currently, the town of Glasgow (Scotland) features new authorities bins, which are not stands but computerised kiosks, that connect the caller to a police CCTV control area operator.
    • a small neighborhood police station, a koban.

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