Definition of law enforcement agency in English:

law enforcement agency

noun

  • A government agency responsible for enforcing the law.

    ‘our law enforcement agencies will continue to pursue these criminals’
    • ‘The records indicate that the law enforcement agency asked for medics to accompany the raiding party.’
    • ‘We have strong relationships with law enforcement agencies around the world.’
    • ‘Written requests from law enforcement agencies must be fulfilled within seven days.’
    • ‘The act gives law enforcement agencies unprecedented surveillance powers.’
    • ‘In Canada, only law enforcement agencies can legally use signal jammers.’