Criminal Impersonation

Police: Man Bolted After Giving Officer Fake Name He Could Not SpellA man was arrested for fleeing police on Long Island on Wednesday after an officer caught him trying to use a fake name he could not spell, cops said.
Long Island Man Accused Of Pretending To Be Doctor To Get Oxycodone, XanaxA Long Island man appeared in court Thursday on charges that he pretended to be a doctor in order to get fraudulent prescriptions for Oxycodone and Xanax filled.
Nassau County Man Arrested For Impersonating Police OfficerIn each incident, police said Steven Torres, 21, claimed to be an officer requesting backup for a shooting, an accident and a house fire.
Long Island Man Accused Of Impersonating Police Officer In Traffic StopSteven Kleinman, 58, was driving a dark-colored vehicle when police said he pulled over a 43-year-old driver on Grace Avenue in Great Neck around 4:45 p.m. Wednesday.
3 S.I. Men Accused Of Posing As Police To Buy Grand Theft Auto VInvestigators said just after midnight Tuesday, three men posed as police officers and flashed badges so they could cut hundreds of people in line at the Staten Island Mall to buy the new game.
Westchester Man Recounts Run-In With Alleged Police Impersonator RabbiA second victim has now come forward in the case of a Westchester County rabbi accused of impersonating a police officer.
Woman Ordered Held On Bond For Allegedly Driving Drunk With ChildA woman was ordered held on $150,000 bond Sunday after being caught driving drunk with her granddaughter in the car, and lying about her identity, according to a published report.
Woman Caught Driving Drunk With Granddaughter On Long IslandA woman was arrested in Suffolk County early Saturday, after being caught driving while intoxicated with her 7-year-old granddaughter in the car.
Authorities: LI Man Arrested, Charged With Impersonating An FBI AgentDetectives responding to a 911 call found two New York State drivers’ licenses with the same name and different dates of birth, and a fake FBI identification card in Singh’s possession.
West Islip Man Accused Of Impersonating Federal AgentPolice say a victim reported to authorities that on Feb. 29 a man tried to pull him over in Bay Shore and identified himself as a federal agent before fleeing after being asked for identification.
Duo Reportedly Told Staten Island Residents To Evacuate In Order To Burglarize Their HomesDaniel DiGianni, 42, and his girlfriend, 28-year-old Linda Fleshner, allegedly knocked on doors in South Beach Saturday. Police said the duo told people to leave their homes before Hurricane Irene landed, according to reports.
Pair Of Suspected Police Impersonators Arrested On Long IslandNassau County police said Marylynn De Joseph of Bellerose and Twayne Dash of Queens have been charged with criminal impersonation, robbery and conspiracy.