police impersonator

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

Police: Suspects Pretended To Be Cops In Staten Island Robbery Ruses

The NYPD on Wednesday was searching for two suspects who allegedly pretended to be police officers as they robbed people on Staten Island.

08/19/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect who police believe impersonated a police officer and stole a car in the Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Pretended To Be Cop, Stole Car In The Bronx

Police were searching Thursday for a suspect who allegedly pretended to be a police officer and stole a man’s car in the Bronx last month.

08/13/2015

Police say 43-year-old Richard Gomez has been posing as a "Sgt. Russo of the NYPD." (Credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man Poses As Police Officer Seeking Donations For Sick Children

A man has been scamming small businesses by posing as a New York City police officer looking for donations, according to the NYPD.

07/09/2015

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

A surveillance image of a suspected police impersonator frisking a man and taking his property in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Police Impersonator Has Been Searching, Robbing People In Queens

A man has been going around Queens telling people he is a police officer, and stealing items as he frisks them, police said Friday.

04/03/2015

New York State Police say this man detained a woman for 20 minutes in Blooming Grove. (credit: New York State Police)

New York State Police Seek Man For Impersonating An Officer, Pulling Woman Over

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.

03/25/2015

Handcuffs (credit: clipart.com)

Brooklyn Man Accused Of Impersonating Cop, Sexually Assaulting Teen

A Brooklyn man has been accused of sexually assaulting a teenager, while pretending to be a police officer.

01/07/2015

A surveillance image of a man police believe impersonated an officer and stole a cellphone from a 13-year-old boy in Washington Heights. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Pretended To Be Cop, Stole Boy’s Cellphone In 168th Street Subway Station

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.

11/11/2014

Mikhail Belik

Police: Man Pretended To Be Cop As He Shook Down Escorts, Masseuses

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.

04/30/2014

Long Island Police Impersonator

Police Impersonator On The Loose On Long Island Roads

Authorities on Long Island said a police impersonator was on the loose Wednesday, trying to pull over drivers on major roads.

04/30/2014

NYU Area Police Impersonator Suspect

Search On For Alleged Police Impersonator Who Struck Near NYU

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.

01/21/2014

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)

Suburban ‘Police Impersonator Rabbi’ Charged In 4th Alleged Road Rage Incident

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski, 49, of White Plains has been charged with criminal impersonation for an incident from May on the Sprain Brook Parkway.

07/24/2013

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)

Alleged Police Impersonator Rabbi Undergoing Treatment For Bipolar Disorder

Attorney Andrew Rubin issued a statement Monday, including an apology, on behalf of Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski.

07/08/2013

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski

Alleged Police Impersonator Rabbi Fired From Jewish Learning Center Post

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.

07/03/2013

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski

Westchester Man Recounts Run-In With Alleged Police Impersonator Rabbi

A second victim has now come forward in the case of a Westchester County rabbi accused of impersonating a police officer.

06/24/2013

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