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an off-duty federal agent in california uses their position

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an off-duty federal agent in california uses their position as a federal agent to intimidate and threaten a citizen who has committed no crime, nor is suspect of committing any crime. Has this agent violated a California Penal Code statute? Is so, which one?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Ray replied 7 years ago.
Thanks for your question.There are several potential crimes here involving misuse of office and threatening you.You need to report this to the internal agency that investigates such harm.You can also consider a civil rights suit through local civil rights lawyer.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Okay what are the potential crimes and where do I report the offense?
Expert:  Ray replied 7 years ago.
Report it here.It may misuse of office.If they were trying to get say a bribe here or shake you down it might be fraud, etc.This is specialized internal affairs agency here than investigates this crime.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Relist: Incomplete answer.
Expert:  Ray replied 7 years ago.
Good luck