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California Man Arrested for Impersonating Officer, Sexually Assaulting Immigrant Men

July 22, 2014
"Saying that he was a police officer and then taking them to his residence where he would commit sexual assaults on the victims," said San Francisco Police Department spokesman Officer Albie Esparza.

California Man Arrested for Impersonating Officer, Sexually Assaulting Immigrant Men

July 22, 2014

Thirty-five-year-old Jeffrey Bugai is being held in San Francisco County Jail, facing felony charges, including kidnapping with the intent to commit sexual assaults. Read Full Story Here.

Alabama Man Impersonates Officer, Tries to Arrest Mayor at City Hall

June 12, 2014
Weaver, Ala., police Tuesday said they arrested a man after he allegedly showed up armed at City Hall, demanding to arrest Mayor Wayne Willis.

Florida Man Impersonating Officer Pulls Over Real Detective

June 6, 2014
A man accused of impersonating a police officer is accused of signaling a real officer to pull over on a road in St. Johns County earlier this week.

Police Impersonator Stops Woman in Colorado

April 3, 2014
Police in Aurora, Colo., are investigating the report of a man who impersonated an officer, stopped a woman's car at night and grabbed the victim by the hair Monday night.

Va. Officer's Son Takes Patrol Car for Joy Ride

April 1, 2014
The son of a Fairfax County, Va., police officer has been arrested for taking his father’s cruiser out for a high-speed drive, activating the emergency lights, wearing a police uniform shirt, and firing a gun.

Men Arrested for Impersonating Dallas Officers

February 24, 2014
Two men were arrested on Saturday for allegedly impersonating Dallas police officers to gain access to a residence they planned to burglarize.

Real Cops Bust Alleged Fake Cops

October 29, 2013
Two men in St. Paul, Minn., are accused of posing as police officers after two real officers on patrol stopped and arrested them.

Colo. Det. Turns Tables on Police Impostor

September 27, 2013
An undercover Pueblo County (Colo.) Sheriff's detective arrested a man in a Pueblo West cellphone store Monday, after the man pretended to be an officer and accused him of dealing drugs.

Police: N.J. Fleet Manager Posed As Officer In Robbery

August 26, 2013
The fleet manager of the new Camden County (N.J.) Police Department allegedly posed as a police officer to stop a pedestrian and rob him using a police badge, radio, and agency vehicle.

Chicago Teen Police Impostor Arrested Again

July 25, 2013
A Chicago teenager who was arrested four years ago after going on patrol has been arrested again for pretending to be a Chicago Police officer.

Troubled Ex-Cop Killed In Ga. Evidence Room

June 11, 2013
A former Sardis (Ga.) Police officer once nicknamed "Robocop" was fatally shot by a current officer early Monday after he was found in the station's evidence room wielding an ax.

Oakland Police Impostor Arrested With FN 303 Riot Gun

May 23, 2013
The FBI's San Francisco office is seeking the public's help in providing information about a 21-year-old Oakland man who carried fake law enforcement identification, an FN 303 riot-control gun, and a semi-auto handgun.

Video: Mich. Man Impersonates Cop

March 25, 2013
A Michigan man has been charged with two counts of impersonating a public officer, after he presented a 1960s Buena Vista Township Police badge at a 7-Eleven and local bar.

Recognizing Fake Cops

February 21, 2013
There is a criminal element that will use the veil of a police disguise to further their illegitimate activities. These fake cops will use their disguises to gain the edge against the public and law enforcement.

Fla. Man Impersonated Officer To Get Fast Food

October 9, 2012
A Florida man was arrested after he told employees of a fast food restaurant he was a law enforcement officer and shouldn't have to pay.

Va. Court: Impersonating An Officer Is Not Protected Speech

August 15, 2012
A Virginia appellate court has ruled that the state's law against impersonating a police officer is constitutional, a ruling that countered the U.S. Supreme Court's June decision that lying about being a war hero is protected speech.

Fake Officer May Be Behind Miss. Road Deaths

May 15, 2012
State investigators warning motorists to dial 911 if they believe they're being pulled over by a police imposter. Two roadway homicides may be connected because both vehicles were found pulled over along state highways, according to authorities.

5 Fake Cops Raid Houston Apartment

December 27, 2011
Five men wearing Houston Police raid jackets and toting fake badges, guns, and TASERs broke down the door of an apartment in the 1800 block of Wheeler at Chartres.

Fake Delaware Cop Tells Driver To Follow Him To Station

August 24, 2011
A 56-year-old Pennsylvania man was nearly rear-ended by a Kia hatchback at about 6 p.m. on Monday. The Kia driver, who was dressed in what appeared to be a police uniform, began yelling and cursing at the driver, demanding he show his operator's license.
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