A slang term used for police officers.
see also pig
the term "coppers" can be traced back tot he early 19th century in new york city when the first police force consisting of an 8 men unarmed patrol unit wore on their shirt an 8 point copper badge to distinguish themselves as officers of the law. as a result the general public started calling them coppers
goddamn yo, yesterday i got pulled over by the copper for driving without my headlights turned on
another slang word for police
quick, it's the coppers!
Term used by gangsters in the 20's and 30's for a police officer.
Meh, ya aint gonna get me copper, see.
Another name for Police Officers. The name "copper" comes from the copper badges that police used to wear back in the day.
I saw three coppers chillin on I-5.
term used for police officers in the 20's and 30's because of the copper buttons they used to have on their uniforms
Stop talkin like what copper.
You finna get a copper to the head.
part of the jackson court hotel in Dublin city, a nightclub which stays open until 4am.
Quite possibly the best place in the world, where magic happens and everyone is looking for the shift.
No-one has ever had a bad night in here!
can be used as an adjective either as in i was "coppered" the other night....
Where wer u last night?
I was in Coppers,
wher u drunk last night?
Yesh i was coppered