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Spanish translation of “CID”

CID

abbreviation, noun /ˈsiː ˌai ˈdiː/
short for Criminal Investigation Department; (in the UK) the police department responsible for dealing with very serious crimes
CID, Departamento de Investigación Criminal
He was the Head of CID at Scotland Yard.
(Definition of CID from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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