Impersonating Police Officer



A man impersonating a police officer has been arrested in Caledonia.

WXOW-TV reports 25-year old Derek Dale Newman of La Crosse was arrested and Police allege Newman frequently carried a gun with him while embarking on several ride-alongs with officers in both Houston County and Vernon County, Wisconsin.

Newman has been charged with possession of a dangerous weapon in a courthouse and committing a crime while wearing or possessing a bullet proof vest.        

Newman also faces misdemeanor charges for impersonating a police officer and carrying a pistol in public without a permit.

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Locations : Houston CountyVernon CountyWisconsin
People : Derek Dale Newman
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