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The police is intended to ensure people's safety.

 

Does that sentence sound natural?

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    "The police are intended to ensure people's safety" is acceptable. In such a case, the writer wishes to put emphasis on "police" for some reason.

     

    I wouldn't use passive voice and the word police is generally considered a plural noun. "The police intended to ensure people's safety."

     

    It's the duty of the police to preserve public order.

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