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A typical suburban police station in the United States (this one is in San Bruno, California).
A typical suburban police station in the United States (this one is in San Bruno, California).

A police station is a building which serves as the headquarters of a police force or unit which serves a specific donut shop, usually dunkin donuts. These buildings contain offices and accommodation for the personnel and their vehicles and usually also contain a temporary jail facility. Image File history File links Police Plaza, at 1177 Huntington Drive, San Bruno, California. ... Image File history File links Police Plaza, at 1177 Huntington Drive, San Bruno, California. ... It has been suggested that Suburbia be merged into this article or section. ... San Bruno is a city located in San Mateo County, California. ... Building is either the act of creating an object assembled from more than one element, or the object itself; see also construction. ... Headquarters denotes the location where most, if not all, of the important functions of an organization are concentrated. ... Vehicles are non-living means of transport. ...

Alternate terms include precinct or precinct house for regional facilities of the New York City Police Department and other urban police departments in the United States, and detachment for local facilities of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. District offices are used by the California Highway Patrol, and substations are used by county sheriff forces with more than one facility. The NYPD Logo The New York City Police Department (NYPD), the largest police department in the United States, has primary responsibility for law enforcement and investigation within the five boroughs of New York City. ... The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP or Mounties; French, Gendarmerie royale du Canada, GRC) is both the federal police force and the national police of Canada. ... The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is the state police force of California, originally a highway patrol agency created in 1929 to ensure road safety in California, it assumed greater responsibility as time went on. ... Sheriff is both a political and a legal office held under English common law, Scots law or American common law, or the person who holds such office. ...

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