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Meaning of "no-knock raid" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NO-KNOCK RAID

no-knock raid  [ˈnəʊˌnɒk reɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NO-KNOCK RAID

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No-Knock raid is a noun.
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WHAT DOES NO-KNOCK RAID MEAN IN ENGLISH?

No-knock warrant

In the United States, a no knock warrant is a warrant issued by a judge that allows law enforcement officers to enter a property without immediate prior notification of the residents, such as by knocking or ringing a doorbell. In most cases, law enforcement will identify themselves just before they forcefully enter the property. It is issued under the belief that any evidence they hope to find can be destroyed during the time that police identify themselves and the time they secure the area, or in the event where there is a large perceived threat to officer safety during the execution of the warrant. The Department of Justice writes: Federal judges and magistrates may lawfully and constitutionally issue "no-knock" warrants where circumstances justify a no-knock entry, and federal law enforcement officers may lawfully apply for such warrants under such circumstances. Although officers need not take affirmative steps to make an independent re-verification of the circumstances...

Definition of no-knock raid in the English dictionary

The definition of no-knock raid in the dictionary is a search warrant that allows police officers to enter a property without knocking.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH NO-KNOCK RAID


afraid
əˈfreɪd
Belgrade
bɛlˈɡreɪd
braid
breɪd
comrade
ˈkɒmreɪd
degrade
dɪˈɡreɪd
digitigrade
ˈdɪdʒɪtɪˌɡreɪd
downgrade
ˈdaʊnˌɡreɪd
first-grade
ˌfɜːstˈɡreɪd
frayed
freɪd
grade
ɡreɪd
high-grade
ˌhaɪˈɡreɪd
low-grade
ˈləʊɡreɪd
masquerade
ˌmæskəˈreɪd
misgrade
ˌmɪsˈɡreɪd
parade
pəˈreɪd
raid
reɪd
retrograde
ˈrɛtrəʊˌɡreɪd
tirade
taɪˈreɪd
trade
treɪd
upgrade
ʌpˈɡreɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NO-KNOCK RAID

no-claims bonus
no-fault divorce
no-fault insurance
no-fly zone
no-frills
no-go
no-go area
no-good
no-holds-barred
no-hoper
no-man´s-land
no-mark
no-mates
no-nonsense
no-one
no-par
no-score draw
no-show
no-side
no-tillage

WORDS THAT END LIKE NO-KNOCK RAID

abraid
air raid
Baedeker raid
bank raid
bear raid
border raid
counterraid
dawn raid
drug raid
drugs raid
embraid
gold braid
hit-and-run raid
Noraid
ram raid
ram-raid
smash-and-grab raid
unafraid
unbraid
upbraid

Synonyms and antonyms of no-knock raid in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «no-knock raid» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NO-KNOCK RAID

Find out the translation of no-knock raid to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of no-knock raid from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «no-knock raid» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

不敲门突袭
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

inadvertida redada
570 millions of speakers

English

no-knock raid
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कोई दस्तक छापे
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

لا المغلوب غارة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

нет - стук рейд
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

inadvertida ataque
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

না ছিনতাই
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sans coup descente
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Serbuan tidak-ketukan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

no- Klopfangriff
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

無ノック襲撃
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

노 노크 습격
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

No-knock raid
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

không kích nổ tấn công
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இல்லை-தட்டு சோதனை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

नो-दॉक रेड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Baskın yok
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

no - bussare incursione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

raid bez stuków
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

нет- стук рейд
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

nu - knock raid
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

no - νοκ επιδρομή
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

no- klop aanval
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

no - knock raid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

no- knock raid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of no-knock raid

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NO-KNOCK RAID»

The term «no-knock raid» is regularly used and occupies the 95.409 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NO-KNOCK RAID» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about no-knock raid

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NO-KNOCK RAID»

Discover the use of no-knock raid in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to no-knock raid and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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SWAT Madness and the Militarization of the American Police: ...
“Denver Police's No-Knock Raid Cost Mena His Life.” Rocky Mountain Collegian. February 11, 2000. Finley, Bruce. “Talks Begin in No-Knock Raid.” Denver Post. March 16, 2000. Imse, Ann. “He Quietly Retires Eight Years After Deadly Raid.
Jim Fisher, 2010
2
Lost Rights: The Destruction of American Liberty
tried to batter down Albert Lewin's door in a no-knock raid in 1989. The government sought to prosecute Lewin for murder but a judge threw the case out after a policemen admitted he lied in order to get the search warrant to conduct the ...
James Bovard, 1995
3
Race, Law and American Society
But the police had raided the wrong apartment. The raid, based on information from a drug informant, did not uncover any criminal activity. It was the fifth no- knock raid on the wrong home. All of the victims were Black. After a fruitless search of ...
Gloria J. Browne-Marshall, 2013
4
Change Manifesto: Join the Block by Block Movement to Remake ...
On September 4, 1998, police in Charlotte, North Carolina, deployed a flashbang grenade and carried out a no-knock raid based on a tip that someone in the targeted home was distributing cocaine. When police got inside, they found a group ...
John W. Whitehead, 2008
5
Sometimes Blue Knights Wear Black Hats
REQUIEM TO THE NO-KNOCK RAID They come crashing through the door A SWAT team Executing a warrant A no-knock warrant A mother Her 6-year-old daughter And 5-year-old niece Stare at the invaders Look at the Star Wars-like ...
William E. Waters, 2013
6
A Painful Truth - The Entrapment of America's Sick
(2 Plead Guilty in Atlanta Police Shooting Death, Associated Press 16) In Little Rock, Arkansas Tracy Ingle was shot five times during a no- knock raid. He thought armed robbers had entered his house and tried to scare them away with a ...
Nancy Rector, 2011
7
One Thousand and One Legal Words You Need to Know
... for the breakdown of the marriage. no-knock /enP enäk/ adj. denoting or relating to a search or raid by the police made without warning or identification: a no-knock raid. nol•le pros /fnälN epräs/ (also nol-pros /fnôl epräs/) (abbr.: nol. pros.) v.
Jay M. Feinman, James Edward Clapp, 2005
8
Bad Trip: How the War Against Drugs is Destroying America
Traditionally, when police served a warrant, they would come during daylight hours, knock, and announce themselves, allowing the resident time to reach the door and see the warrant. But a no-knock raid is just what it says: Cops don't knock, ...
Joel Miller, 2004
9
The Ashes of Waco: An Investigation
Though the search warrant issued for the February 28 action did not authorize a " no-knock" raid, in their sessions at Fort Hood, Ballesteros and his team had practiced only a forcible entry. As Ballesteros raced to the front yard's gate, ...
Dick J. Reavis, 1998
10
Violence, Conflict, and World Order: Critical Conversations ...
For starters, I haven't been able to shake the uncanny similarities between our most recent war in Iraq and police-executed no-knock contraband raids. As with the no-knock raid, the state targeted someone it constructed as a bad guy, Saddam ...
Gregg Barak, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NO-KNOCK RAID»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term no-knock raid is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Georgia No-knock Raid Indictment: Deputy's Lie Led to Toddler's …
In the aftermath of the nearly fatal no-knock raid, police claimed that they saw no indications that there were children in the house. The mother ... «The New American, Jul 15»
2
Federal Grand Jury Charges Georgia Cop With Lying to Justify Drug …
That lie was the basis for the early-morning, no-knock raid during which 18-month-old Bounkham "Bou Bou" Phonesavanh, Thonetheva's ... «Reason, Jul 15»
3
Subway dumped him -- so should his friends
Unless they've battered down the wrong door in an early-morning no-knock raid, the purpose of such a swarm of investigators is to catch you in ... «WND.com, Jul 15»
4
New SWAT Documents Give Snapshot of Ugly Militarization of US …
In conjunction with local police, the unit conducted a no-knock raid despite pre-raid intelligence showing the possible presence of a child. «The Intercept - First Look Media, Jul 15»
5
“No-knock” raids and the Founders
... pray tell, is a completely innocent person supposed to do if that person has a gun and whose house is the subject of a midnight no-knock raid ... «Overlawyered, Mar 15»
6
Absurd Fourth Circuit ruling embodies everything that's wrong with …
In fact, as I point out in my book, the no-knock raid wasn't even something that organically grew out of policing. Police did sometimes enter ... «Washington Post, Mar 15»
7
How to reform (and how not to reform) laws governing police raids
The no-knock raid is different from other raids in that it dispenses with the knock-and-announce requirement. This requirement, which dates ... «Washington Post, Jan 15»
8
'Bou Bou's Law' Would Restrict No-Knock Police Raids
The no-knock raid that injured Bou Bou, which was carried out by a Habersham County SWAT team, was aimed at his cousin, Wanis ... «Reason, Jan 15»
9
This is what happens when a civilian kills a cop during a no-knock …
On January 17, 2008, narcotics officers carried out a no-knock raid on Frederick's home based on an informant's claim that he was growing ... «Raw Story, Jan 15»
10
Family of toddler injured in botched SWAT raid facing $1 million in …
... the 19-month-old Bou Bou was sleeping in his playpen when the Habersham County Special Response Team launched a no-knock raid on ... «Raw Story, Dec 14»

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