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(some city's) finest

The police force of a particular city. New York's finest were able to apprehend the thief.
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—'s finest

the police of a specified city. North American informal
2000 Nelson DeMille The Lion's Game As I indicated, I was a homicide detective, one of New York's Finest.
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