po-po

po-po

slang The police or a police officer. Watch your back, Tom—po-po coming up behind us. They got a po-po stationed at the front.

popo

n. (Streets.) the police. The popo just picked up that stewed dude.
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Rogers now has a valid driver's license, which reflects an upgrade since his last motor vehicle encounter with the Little Rock po-po.
You, on the other hand, you know exactly who's stopping you: It's the po-po."
The tracks are "Esta Tierra" [a reimagining of Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land"], "Bump (And Let It Slide)", "Return of the Po-Po", "Martian Boogaloo", "Mira Ven Aca", "42 (El Cuarenta Y Dos)", "Love Graffiti Me", "Me Gusta Mi Bicicleta", "Cuidate Hermana", and "Brooklyn Boogaloo".
What concept of ballroom permits what used to be called a po-po lift, where the man holds the woman above his head with his hand planted squarely between her legs?
Jon Bernthal gives a soulful performance as the ex-con employee who gives John an "introduction", and we get a pungent glimpse of his family life -- his son tempted by gangs, his wife abused in a low-paying job -- though the actual gangsta friends he introduces never get beyond the generic; local kingpin Malik sits in his "crib" spitting out snarly comments, pulls a gun to make sure John isn't "po-po" and turns off the music ("Yo, homey, kill the beat!") long enough to interrogate our hero.
Lights flash in colours of red, white, blue, green, and her daughters sing words unknown to me: oh oh-uh-oh oh, woki po-po....
"And no one seems to say 'pardon' - it's 'woh?' or 'yer woh?' - while some people now call the police the 'five-o' or 'po-po'."
I used to dress Po-Po in a sweet little Ralph Lauren babygro when she was tiny.
Po-Po has her own toy box and knows each toy by name.
The vroom-vroom, racing down the fast lane at 98 mph as I white-knuckle the wheel and pray for no po-po kind.
The Top Cop handed a thunderstruck Kim a cash reward greater than his annual salary, patted him on the po-po, and remarked as to how he'd like to see more of that kinda marksmanship.
Po-po, my grandmother, taught me to love fresh beans.
A passionate gardener, Po-Po planted the kinds of beans she liked to eat, none of which we found at the local grocer's.
If all of that is so, Rogers was lucky he didn't get a ticket for driving on a suspended license from the NLR po-po when he was arrested in December.
But Chief Healey responded that police know the term "po-po" for police officer from the Urban Dictionary, and that he discovered during the investigation that the term "Monday" referring to a black person probably originated with a skit by Russell Peters, a black Canadian comedian.