Man accused of posing as NSW firefighter
A man will face court accused of fraud and impersonating a firefighter after devastating bushfires swept northern NSW. It's alleged the 58-year-old arrived in Rappville after fire ripped through the town in October, and received relief aid in the form of stock feed, food packages and clothing donations from registered organisations. require(["inlineoutstreamAd", "c.
He was charged with impersonating a firefighter , unauthorized transmissions and unlawfully transporting radio equipment. A Holt man posing as a firefighter unlawfully used a personal radio to contact the Okaloosa County Communications
A man in Clearwater, Florida is being charged with impersonating a firefighter for 5 years to. Spalla ended up admitting to detectives that he represented himself as a firefighter during a lot of occasions and would ask for free food or drinks at various Pinellas County businesses.
Police have charged two men who allegedly impersonated firefighters during the devastation sweeping NSW.
A man was arrested when detectives executed a search warrant on a home on Cox Road, Koonorigan, 17km north of Lismore, yesterday morning.
Police allege items with the NSW Rural Fire Service insignia on them were found along with emergency service branded equipment and helmets.
A 36-year-old man was charged with dishonestly obtaining benefit by deception, having goods in custody suspected of being stolen and vehicle registration offences.
At least 50 homes damaged or destroyed, 13 firefighters injured in NSW
Early estimates reveal at least 50 homes have been damaged or destroyed in the past 24 hours in New South Wales. Firefighters are preparing for another dangerous day on Wednesday after unprecedented conditions wreaked havoc across the state on Tuesday.At least 21 people were injured, 13 of them firefighters but no injuries were life threatening and no one is unaccounted for.More than 2,000 firefighters battled through the night to protect lives and homes.Temperatures have since dropped, but a gusty southerly wind change has created a new threat for crews, sending already existing fires in new directions.
— A South Elgin man who allegedly misrepresented himself as a firefighter when pulled over for a traffic offense has been charged with felony A judge released Guy M . Landmeier on his own recognizance and ordered him to surrender all badges and other items identifying him as a firefighter .
A Tulsa man faces charges for allegedly impersonating a firefighter and interrupting rescue efforts at the scene of a deadly crash involving bicycles.
He was refused bail and is due to appear at Lismore Local Court today.
In a separate incident, police were called after a man dressed as a firefighter was seen riding a motorbike through the Royal National Park last night.
Officers pulled a 19-year-old man over on Farnell Avenue in Loftus at about 9.30pm.
He was allegedly dressed in a NSW Fire and Rescue uniform and was charged with impersonating an emergency services worker and having goods in custody suspected of being stolen.
He was granted strict conditional bail to appear at Sutherland local Court on December 4.
In the past 24 hours, an additional five people have been charged or fined for breaching the total fire ban in NSW.
A 24-year-old Glenfield man is due to appear at Campbelltown Local Court after allegedly lighting candles at a campsite in Campbelltown. He was also charged with resisting arrest.
NSW bushfires: Three charged for stealing equipment as police probe 'suspicious' blazes near Sydney
NSW Police have charged two men with stealing firefighting equipment during yesterday's bushfire crisis, as they probe several "suspicious" blazes around the state.
A MAN has been charged with impersonating a firefighter at two separate blazes in Western Australia. THE man claimed to be a volunteer firefighter when he was spotted in a firefighter 's uniform at a blaze in Hopeland on January 8, police allege.
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An 18-year-old man was also issued a Court Attendance Notice after allegedly lighting a barbecue in his backyard at Fingal Bay. He will appear at Raymond Terrace Local Court in January.
A 28-year-old man was issued a $2200 fine for lighting a barbecue after police were called to Hastings Parade in North Bondi.
A 26-year-old Rockdale man was also fined after he allegedly lit a fire at his home on Bay Street to dispose of rubbish.
A 23-year-old man was issued a Court Attendance Notice after allegedly lighting a backyard fire to dispose of rubbish at his home on Lancaster Road, Blacktown.
NSW Police Deputy Commissioner Gary Worboys said it was disappointing that people were ignoring the bans in such catastrophic conditions.
"It's unacceptable that the actions of these few individuals endangered the lives and property of others, either intentionally or through ignorance," Deputy Commissioner Worboys said.
"Moving forward into the bushfire season, and as police investigate these offences, we would urge the community to keep up the good work and continue to provide assistance where possible."
Several crime scenes have also been set up at bushfires on the NSW Far North Coast, South Coast as well as on Sydney's Upper North Shore as police investigate bushfires suspected of being deliberately lit.
Anyone with information that may assist police with their investigations into deliberately lit fires is urged to contact CrimeStoppers on 1800 33 000.
Real-life Catch Me If You Can: Conman is arrested after dressing as a Lufthansa pilot to secure upgraded seats in India .
Rajan Mahbubani, 48, from Delhi, was found to be 'impersonating' a pilot of Lufthansa airlines in order to speedily board an Air Asia flight to Kollkata from the Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi. He was apprehended by Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel at the departure gate of an Air Asia flight I5-579 to Kollkata, western India, at 12.35 pm on Monday.Mr Mahbubani from Vasant Kunj, Delhi, was reported as a 'suspected passenger in the getup of a captain of Lufthansa airlines' by chief Security Officer of the Lufthansa German airline, reports The Hindustan Times.