Used by British police, Criminal Investigation Department detectives.
The expression may be a reference to the wooden construction of a bobby's custodian helmet.
"wooden-top." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 October 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/wooden-top>.
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