police station definition

  • noun:
    • The headquarters of a unit of a police power, in which those under arrest are first charged.
    • A building offering since the headquarters of a branch of police force.
    • the headquarters regarding the police, or of a section of these; the place where law enforcement assemble for orders, and which they simply take arrested persons.
    • a station that functions as headquarters for police in a particular area; serves as somewhere from which policemen tend to be sent and also to which arrested persons tend to be brought

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