enforcement enforcement  /ɛn ˈfɔrs mənt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of enforcing; ensuring observance of or obedience to

Usage(s):

  1. Law enforcement professionals know best what they need in the field.
  2. A Congressional inquiry into online data brokers has raised concerns that federal and local law enforcement may be skirting privacy laws to obtain calling records.
  3. Attrition through Enforcement: Reduce the number of illegal aliens through increased enforcement against unauthorized alien workers and their employers.

News

  1. Enforcement Notice - IN THE MATTER OF Charles B. Floyd and James Gordon McDonald - Penalty Decision

    Enforcement Notice - IN THE MATTER OF Charles B. Floyd and James Gordon McDonald - Penalty Decision
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Law Enforcement Carries Torch For Special Olympics

    For more than 30 years, police officers throughout Oswego County have participated in the annual “Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics.” On Monday, officers representing the cities of Fulton and Oswego, the county, state police and Oswego State University carried on the tradition. The LETR for Special Olympics is the movement’s largest grassroots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Oswego County Today

  3. Law enforcement seeks stabbing suspect

    CONEJOS — A suspect is currently on the run from Conejos County law enforcement agents following a break in that turned into a stabbing. The suspect broke into a La Jara area home around 4 or 5 a.m. on Saturday, June 8, and stabbed one of the residents.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Valley Courier

Quotes

  1. "It puts pressure on already hard-strapped state and local budgets. It makes it difficult for people here illegally to report crimes - driving a wedge between communities and law enforcement, making our streets more dangerous and the jobs of our...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Phoenix Business Journal

  2. Cuban, in his own statement, said, "I am disappointed that the (SEC) chose to bring this case based upon its enforcement staff's win-at-any-cost ambitions. The staff's process was result-oriented, facts be damned. The government's claims are false...
    on Nov 17, 2008 By: Mark Cuban Source: FOXNews

  3. "A US attorney who is unsuccessful from a political perspective, either because he or she has alienated the leadership of the department in Washington or cannot work constructively with law enforcement or other governmental constituencies in the...
    on Mar 29, 2007 By: Kyle Sampson Source: Forbes

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