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American Sign Language: "police"


The sign for "police" represents the badge that police officers wear. Tap the right "C" hand on the upper left chest twice.

 

POLICE: 



Here is another variation of the sign for POLICE:




Sample sentence: "The police will arrive soon." = POLICE ARRIVE SOON



Notes:
I got an email asking about the one of the sign ins that sentence and realized I hadn't yet added the English description. So I added it :)

Kim writes:

Hey Dr. Vicars!
First, thank you for your hard work and dedication for lifeprint.com. Your work is NOT in vain! I truly couldn't afford to take ASL in a paid college setting. Thank you so much!
Now, when I looked up Police, there's a video. What is the last sign in the video (2 h hands slide against each other)? Thank you in advance!
- Kim

Dear Kim,
That sign is one of the variations of the sign for "soon."
See: SOON
-- Dr. V


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