A man has been scamming small businesses by posing as a New York City police officer looking for donations, according to the NYPD.
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.
A man has been going around Queens telling people he is a police officer, and stealing items as he frisks them, police said Friday.
Police say a man driving a dark sedan used flashing lights to pull over a woman driving westbound on Route 17 in Blooming Grove Sunday night at 6:15 P.M.
A Brooklyn man has been accused of sexually assaulting a teenager, while pretending to be a police officer.
Police on Tuesday were searching for a suspect who allegedly pretended to be a police officer as he stole a cellphone from a 13-year-old boy at a subway stop in Washington Heights.
The NYPD on Wednesday was searching for victims, after a suspect was accused of pretending to be a police officer as he shook down escorts and masseuses.
Authorities on Long Island said a police impersonator was on the loose Wednesday, trying to pull over drivers on major roads.
Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a suspect who allegedly impersonated a police officer and stole money from a man at a vegetarian restaurant near NYU.
Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski, 49, of White Plains has been charged with criminal impersonation for an incident from May on the Sprain Brook Parkway.
Attorney Andrew Rubin issued a statement Monday, including an apology, on behalf of Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski.
A Westchester County rabbi has been fired from his post at the helm of an adult Jewish learning center on the Upper East Side, after being accused of pretending to be a police officer and harassing motorists on at least three occasions.
A second victim has now come forward in the case of a Westchester County rabbi accused of impersonating a police officer.
Police on Wednesday were searching for a suspect who pretended to be a police officer, and then assaulted a real officer, at a Bronx subway station.
A man who recently pleaded guilty to faking his own death was in trouble again this week – this time for impersonating a police officer and trying to kidnap women in Nassau County.