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Cop impersonators to get stricter punishments


Springfield - After a threat of a cop impersonator in Sangamon County lawmakers are pushing for stricter punishments to stop police impersonators.


The bill passed unanimously in the Illinois house. It makes possessing any rotating or flashing lights illegal to own.


If a person is caught with the lights they could be charged with a Class A Misdemeanor.

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