CAPTION(S): FEELING THE HEAT J Two girls walk past a burning car during Saturday night's disturbances CONTROL J Police use a water cannon to break up crowds in Newtownabbey CASUALTY Z An injured police officer is taken away by medics during weekend riots in east Belfast OWN ured tests nion OFFICER DOWN Z Police help an injured colleague during protests over the flying of the Union flag from Belfast City Hall
What does OD stand for?
OD stands for Officer Down
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- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 31 other meanings of OD in our Acronym Attic
- Occupation Double (French TV show)
- Occupational Disease
- Oculus Dexter (Latin: Right Eye)
- Of Distinction
- Offense Defense (sports)
- Office Depot
- Office of Disability (Social Security)
- Office of the Dean
- Office of the Director (NIH)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Terrified Christmas shoppers on a busy London street witnessed a man with a samurai sword attack a pedestrian before chasing a police officer down the road.
There then appeared to be discussion between the fourth official and a police officer down by the tunnel.
Seeing an officer down the street, knowing there's a station nearby, puts criminals off.
Duncan said: "I saw a passing police car and flagged the officer down.
The reported facts state that although police witnesses stated that the accused "deliberately" ran the officer down, one witness stated that it was an accident.
Heidi Kubik, defending, said Gilheaney had sent a letter of apology to Pc Plant and had not deliberately tried to knock the officer down.