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Is it against the law to put that you're a police on your

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Is it against the law to put that you're a police on your Facebook profile? No pictures just listing that as an occupation
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Zoey_ JD replied 11 months ago.

Hello,

It is against the law to impersonate a police officer and get benefis from that to which you are not entitled.

Expert:  Zoey_ JD replied 11 months ago.

In what US state do you live? I wish to look up the law to see exactly what the elements of the crime are in your state, but you can certainly get in trouble for this, if someone relies on your representation and you go along with the pretense and are exposed.