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synonyms for investigator

  • agent
  • analyst
  • auditor
  • detective
  • examiner
  • inspector
  • police
  • prosecutor
  • researcher
  • attorney
  • gumshoe
  • hound
  • inquirer
  • reviewer
  • sleuth
  • snooper
  • spy
  • tester
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • plainclothes officer
  • private detective
  • private eye
  • undercover cop
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“The origin of life is the biggest mystery of human beings,” says Akihiko Yamagishi, Tokyo University microbiologist, principal investigator of the Tanpopo mission, and lead author of the new paper.
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There was insufficient evidence to bring charges against the sender, said Michelle Bays, chief investigator for the Washoe County district attorney’s office.
FOR ELECTION ADMINISTRATORS, DEATH THREATS HAVE BECOME PART OF THE JOBBY JESSICA HUSEMANAUGUST 21, 2020PROPUBLICA
In the ideal next step, an investigator seeking suspects must confirm that there is a good match within this list.
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Browder himself told investigators he didn’t remember whether he shouted any commands before shooting.
AFTER THIS POLICE SHOOTING, EVERYTHING CHANGEDSARA LIBBYJULY 29, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Eventually, the investigators found what they think caused the problem.
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Fellow administrators “were trying to overspend in areas to where he has to say no,” Carson told investigators, according to the report.
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Berghmans and Auchère are the principal investigators for the orbiter’s ultraviolet camera.
THE CLOSEST IMAGES OF THE SUN EVER TAKEN REVEAL ‘CAMPFIRE’ FLARESLISA GROSSMANJULY 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
He insists that investigators are only looking for footage in connection with the most serious crimes.
YEARS INTO SMART STREETLIGHTS PROGRAM, COUNCIL WILL WRITE SURVEILLANCE RULESJESSE MARXJULY 9, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Over a five-day period, investigators accessed the city’s network of streetlight cameras at least 35 times in search of evidence for criminal cases.
POLICE USED SMART STREETLIGHT FOOTAGE TO INVESTIGATE PROTESTERSJESSE MARXJUNE 29, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The data are limited to known clusters and to what the patients involved could recall and what they told investigators.
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