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Turkish translation of “police state”

police state

noun [C]    
a country in which the people are not free to do what they want because the government controls them
polis devleti; her şeyin kontrolünün devlette olduğu ülke
Systems of governmentThe police generally
(Definition of police state noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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