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Riverside man arrested for impersonating cop

Derek Bash, 25, of Riverside was arrested after being accused of impersonating a police officer.

January 22, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A 25-year-old Riverside man was arrested after he was accused of impersonating a police officer.Police said Derek Bash told neighbors he was a police officer and asked questions about area crime, possibly to try and gain entry into their homes.

Bash was arrested after police searched his house and found police paraphernalia, guns and drugs.

His brother, Scott was also booked on firearms and drug charges.