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File photo of a police cruiser flashing its lights. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Man Wore Makeup, Fake Uniform To Impersonate Officer

Authorities in Oregon are looking for a man they say impersonated a police officer in order to pull over and rob a woman in Woodburn.

CBS Seattle–08/21/2013

Ryan James Purdy is suspected of posing as a Seattle Police Officer and robbing victims (photo from the Seattle Police Department)

REPORT: Fake Cop Strikes Again, Steals Box Of Porn

A man who has become notorious for posing as a Seattle Police officer and ripping people off has reportedly struck again — this time with a man’s box of pornographic magazines.

CBS Seattle–02/26/2013

Seattle Police (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Seattle Police Warn Of Fake Cop On Capitol Hill

At least two people have encountered a man posing as a police officer in Volunteer Park. Both cases have been reported to the Seattle Police Department, and officials are encouraging anyone else who has seen or dealt with the suspect to come forward with any details.

CBS Seattle–12/28/2012