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A sketch of one of two suspects who impersonated a police officer while robbing people on Staten Island. (Credit: NYPD)

Search Continues For Robbery Suspects Posing As Cops On Staten Island

The search continues for two men who police say are pretending to be cops to steal from innocent victims on Staten Island.

08/20/2015

Photos of two men believed to have impersonated police officers and taken money from a man in the Times Square-42nd Street subway station. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Fake Cops Took $250 From Man In Times Square Subway Station

Police on Tuesday released photos of two suspects who allegedly pretended to by police officers and demanded payoffs for a “violation” at the Times Square-42nd Street subway station.

05/12/2015

Police say these three men imitated cops during a robbery in Queens on Feb. 14, 2012. (credit: NYPD)

Report: Three Robbers Who Imitated Cops May Have Worn Expensive, Hollywood-Style Masks

According to a report, the trio of police impersonators may have been wearing expensive, whole-head, Hollywood-style masks. If so, that means police may not know the ethnicities of the robbers.

02/29/2012

Police say these three men imitated cops during a robbery in Queens on Feb. 14, 2012. (credit: NYPD)

Police Hunt For Three Robbers Who Allegedly Imitated Cops

Most bandits looking to conceal their identities hide behind masks. Police say these robbers hid behind shields. They struck a check cashing store on Valentine’s Day.

02/16/2012