police impersonation

A surveillance image of one of two suspects who police believe pretended to be police officers as they robbed a 14-year-old boy in a Bronx subway station. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Search For 2 Men Who Pretended To Be Cops, Robbed Boy At Bronx Subway Stop

Police on Wednesday released sketches and surveillance video of two suspects who allegedly pretended to be police officers as they robbed a 14-year-old boy at a Bronx subway station.

06/03/2015

Luis Pena (credit: Handout)

Arrest Made In Disturbing Case Of Police Impersonation In New Jersey

The accused is not a police officer, but on the afternoon of May 6 he played one, Essex County prosecutors said, in order to prey on a trusting young woman.

05/15/2015

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Teen Accused Of Using Fake NYPD ID At Long Island Bar

Nassau County Police said the 16-year-old claimed to be a police officer while talking to a Rockville Centre bar manager and showed a fake NYPD identification card.

01/24/2015

Ringo Delcid is wanted in several police impersonation robberies in Brooklyn and Queens. (Credit: FBI)

FBI: Suspect Wanted In String Of Police Impersonation Robberies

The FBI and the NYPD on Wednesday were asking for help from the public in finding a Brooklyn man who allegedly posed as police officer while committing several robberies.

10/29/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Say High-Level Sex Offender Flashed Badge Before Assaulting Brooklyn Woman

Police say they’re looking for other possible victims after a high-level sex offender flashing a phony police badge assaulted and raped a woman in Brooklyn.

08/02/2014

Jason Forgetta (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Impersonated Cop, Raped & Robbed Woman In Brooklyn

Jason Forgetta allegedly impersonated a police officer before raping and robbing a 26-year-old woman in Sunset Park on Wednesday.

08/01/2014

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski pleads guilty in four instances of posing as a police officer during a road rage incident. (credit: sulamyaakov.org)

Police Impersonating ‘Road Rage Rabbi’ Pleads Guilty In Fourth Westchester Incident

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski pleaded guilty Thursday in Mamaroneck Village Court to second-degree harassment. He will get no jail time or probation if he stays out of trouble for a year.

02/27/2014

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Nassau County Man Arrested For Impersonating Police Officer

In each incident, police said Steven Torres, 21, claimed to be an officer requesting backup for a shooting, an accident and a house fire.

11/20/2013

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Police: Queens Man Charged With Impersonating Cop To Scam Jewelry Stores

According to police, Brian Harrington told the clerks at Rafael’s in Hewlett and Gulgattie Jewelry at the Tri Count Flea Market in Levittown that he was a police officer who lost his debit card, so the clerks let him write out checks totaling more than $5,200.

09/12/2013

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski is accused of pretending to be a police officer and pulling a driver over during a road rage incident. (Photo: CBS 2)

Westchester Rabbi Arrested For Second Alleged Police Impersonation Incident

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski was accused last month of flashing a fake badge at a fellow motorist in Mamaroneck. On Wednesday, police in White Plains accused him of doing the same thing there in May.

07/17/2013

Raymond Roth after his arrest on March 27, 2013 (credit: Nassau County Police)

Atty. For L.I. Man Who Faked Death Says Client Has ‘Serious Psychiatric Issues’

Raymond Roth, 48, was arraigned Thursday in First District Court in Hempstead. He is being held without bail and is due back in court on April 24.

03/28/2013

Bronx Police Impersonation Suspect (credit: NYPD)

Man Sought For Assault, Impersonating An Officer In Bronx Incident

According to authorities, the suspect knocked on the door of 2441 Crotona Avenue in the Bronx on Oct. 30. Once he was let inside, police said he displayed a police shield and a gun and demanded money.

12/02/2012

Anthony Gonzalez is wanted for grand larceny and police imprisonment. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Wanted For Grand Larceny After Acting As Policeman In The Bronx

The NYPD is looking for a man accused of grand larceny and police impersonation, which occurred on February 18 on Clafin Avenue in the Bronx.

04/07/2012