"The police are writing about the mayor's arrest."

Translation:De politie schrijft over de arrestatie van de burgemeester.

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Why is it not "schrijven"? Police is plural, unless this is a mistranslation and "politie" actually means police officer.

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While the police may be considered as plural in English, it's singular in Dutch.

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