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Tag: Police Impostors
Police Imposters Carjack Victims in California
Officers learned the victims had been carjacked at gunpoint by two men wearing shirts with the word “POLICE” written on the front, Burbank police said.
May 4, 2021
Illinois Officer Arrests Police Imposter After Observing Hinky License Plates
An officer with the Tinley Park (IL) Police Department arrested a police imposter after he saw what legitimately looked like a police patrol vehicle but for one little detail—the license plates were wrong.
August 28, 2020
Imposters Pose as Chicago Police Officers During Hold-Ups
The Chicago Police Department has issued a warning to citizens that a series of robberies has occurred during which the offenders posing as officers with the agency and demanding drivers to give them their wallets.
August 21, 2020
Indiana Man Charged with Impersonating a Police Officer
An Indiana man has been charged with impersonating a police officer after he had reportedly conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle earlier this month.
July 28, 2020
Nova Scotia Killer Bought Retired Police Car Used in Attack at Auction
The killer, Gabriel Wortman, was dressed in a police uniform and drove the former police vehicle as he rampaged across the area during the 13-hour attack that started on April 18 and ended April 19.
April 29, 2020
Police Impostor Conducts Traffic Stop on Off-Duty Indiana Lieutenant
An Indianapolis man was arrested and charged with impersonating a police officer after he attempted to conduct a traffic stop on an off-duty lieutenant with the Southport (IN) Police Department.
April 23, 2020
Kansas Man Arrested for Impersonating an Officer
The man—identified as 27-year-old Daniel Corrieri—is now in jail on numerous charges including impersonation of a law enforcement officer, possession of a firearm while under the influence, and DUI.
April 14, 2020
Alabama Man Arrested for Impersonating Police Officer
The man—identified as 26-year-old Sean Payton Lann—is also charged with robbery and criminal mischief.
April 10, 2020
Police Impostor Accused of Sexual Assault on Teen at "Traffic Stop"
Alabama police are searching for a man who reportedly was impersonating an officer when he stopped a female teenage motorist and allegedly groped her.
February 21, 2020
Police Impostor Among 3 Arrested for Selling PCP in Oklahoma
One of three people arrested for allegedly selling PCP at an apartment complex in Oklahoma City on Wednesday was posing as a police officer at the time of her arrest.
January 10, 2020
Maryland Man Arrested for Impersonating a Police Officer, Demanding Bribe
A Maryland man has been arrested on suspicion of impersonating a police officer and initiating a traffic stop last weekend.
January 3, 2020
California Man Arrested for Impersonating Police Officer
A California man was arrested for impersonating a police officer after he misrepresented himself in hopes of getting a free haircut late last week.
November 19, 2019
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