officers who travels through time to attempt to prevent the past from being changed; a governmental body that regulates time travel
The now you use is a time-point and moving at right angles to the time stream you call past and future, and also another point moving at right angles to it. If the time police find out about it you will not be here now in the other time.
I am from the twenty fifth century. I am a policeman, until recently assigned to customs duty. I have just been promoted, and my job assignment changed to the Time Police.
In the end the Time Police punished him for unauthorized time traveling. They had come back and got him, brought him back to his own time.
This isn’t the Time Police zooming in on antigrav thrusters.
An oft-told tale, in which the time police of a self-appointed transtemporal authority…patrol the centuries and eons combating those who would tamper with history.
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