ZP, noun

Plurals:
unchanged, or ZPs.
Origin:
The lettering on the registration plates of motor vehicles belonging to the KwaZulu Police, being a short form of KZP (see KZP).
A policeman of the former KwaZulu Police Force; used collectively (plural unchanged), the force as a whole. Also attributive. See also KZP.
1990 Weekly Mail 27 Apr. 7Other organizations..want the ZPs out of the townships.
1990 V. Mvelase in M. Kentridge Unofficial War 180In those townships which have been handed over to the KwaZulu Police, the ZP, you find order..because the ZP are so strict.
A policeman of the former KwaZulu Police Force; used collectively (plural unchanged), the force as a whole. Also attributive.

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