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perpperpetrator
perpPlan Epargne Retraite Populaire (French: Popular Retirement Savings Plan)
perpPortable Equipment Registration Program (California Air Resources Board)
perpPsychiatric Emergency Response Program
perpPrimary Education Reform Program (est. 1993; Uganda)
perpPlain English Role Playing
perpPromotional Efforts Recognition Program (American Dairy Goat Association)
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They are primarily an undercover team of detectives, out there on the streets, looking for the people, or 'perps' - short for perpetratorsas they call them.
The aim of this study was to investigate the role of PERP in disease activity and progression of human and to explore the possibility of PERP p as a target for the treatment of RA.
PERP reports that CTE programs in prison lowers recidivism rates, lower parole revocation rates, better post release employment patterns, and better institutional disciplinary records for participants compared to nonparticipants (CJC, 1994).
Between you and the 100-yard line were three groups of three perps hidden behind barricades so you had to rapidly unload the slugs, load 6 rounds of 00, and fight your way downrange.
They've seen the perp walks, but the broader story of change isn't getting out to the general population.
On the ground, the absence of an air pollution "corpse" and "perp" has crippled, if not eviscerated, local citizen initiatives to slash power plant pollution.
The perp might be one of Cross's clients, Fred Minor, an ex-Navy man.
But now time has passed, the high-profile "perp walks" have faded in our memories, and the landscape is once again obscured.
The "perp walk"--as it is popularly known--is a widespread police practice ...
EVERY WEEK ON NEARLY EVERY PRIME-TIME COP show there comes a moment during the interrogation scene when the suspect or perp turns to our heroic police officers and utters that most unwelcome of phrases: "I want to see a lawyer."
(PAC624) RICHARD BURROWS - PERNOD RICARD (PERP:PA).
In Dirty Harry, Clint Eastwood--claiming to have lost track of the bullets left in the chamber of his Smith & Wesson revolver--levels his piece at a perp and growls, "Being as this is a .44 Magnum, the most powerful handgun in the world, and would blow your head clean off, you've got to ask yourself one question: 'Do I feel lucky?'"