便衣 (plain clothes / biànyī) refers to plainclothes...

便衣 (plain clothes / biànyī) refers to plainclothes police, officers who wear “ordinary clothes” instead of a uniform to avoid detection or identification as a law enforcement agent.

Why it is blocked: In addition to fighting crime and maintaining public security, it’s been alleged that plainclothes police (sometimes also known as undercover police) have harassed and intimidated dissidents, activists, journalists, and common citizens.



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