“Officer” in the news

Example collocations

chief executive officer
commanding officer
executive officer
military officer
police officer

Publications and example sentences

hongkongfp.com
Hong Kong Free Press
· HKFP Lens: Thousands remember Tiananmen victims and chant pro-democracy slogans across Hong Kong  
Plain clothes police officers subdued some protesters, deployed pepper spray and made arrest.  Copy example sentence
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· 'Nothing is stopping us': Black Lives Matter protesters to push ahead  
An affidavit by NSW Chief Health Officer Dr Kerry Chant has been tendered in court in support of the application.  Copy example sentence
chinapost.nownews.com
The China Post
· Rights group says another Thai dissident abducted in SE Asia  
“At that time, senior Thai police officers vowed to bring Wanchalearm back to Thailand one way or another,” its statement said.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· UK politics news – live: Ministers face questions over ‘world-beating’ test and trace system following claim it won’t be fully ready until autumn  
Tony Prestedge, the chief operating officer of the scheme, is reported to have admitted in a video message to staff the system would be “imperfect” and “clunky” initially.  Copy example sentence
chinapost.nownews.com
The China Post
· Armed bystanders watch Floyd protesters march in Indiana  
The protest on Monday drew dozens of demonstrators against the killing of George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man who died May 25 after pleading for air while a white Minneapolis police officer pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck.  Copy example sentence
chinapost.nownews.com
The China Post
· George Floyd’s death an American tragedy with global echoes  
When people around the world watched Floyd struggling for breath as a white police officer knelt on his neck, many saw reflections of violence and injustice in their own cities and towns.  Copy example sentence
seekingalpha.com
Seeking Alpha
· The Russell Reconstitution Could Dial Up ETF Ownership For These Select Stocks  
ETF Global LLC (“ETFG”) and its affiliates and any third-party providers, as well as their directors, officers, shareholders, employees or agents (collectively ETFG Parties) do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, adequacy or timeliness of any information, including ratings and rankings and are not responsible for errors and omissions or for the results obtained from the use of such information and ETFG Parties shall have no liability for any errors, omissions, or interruptions therein, regardless of the cause, or for the results obtained from the use of such information.  Copy example sentence
seekingalpha.com
Seeking Alpha
· Gap's (GPS) CEO Sonia Syngal on Q1 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  
Sonia Syngal – President and Chief Executive Officer  Copy example sentence
chinapost.nownews.com
The China Post
· NYC calmer as Buffalo police draw ire for protester injury  
NEW YORK (AP) — The latest night of protests in New York City sparked by the death of George Floyd at the hands of police was markedly calmer, while video of a police officer appearing to shove an elderly protester who falls and cracks his head in Buffalo drew widespread condemnation.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· Riot police shove elderly man onto ground at New York protest, leaving him unconscious  
Two police officers in Buffalo, New York, have been suspended without pay after they knocked an elderly man unconscious to the ground amid protests against police brutality and institutionalised racism across the US.  Copy example sentence