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Criminal Code

Version of section 130 from 2003-01-01 to 2010-01-07:

Marginal note:Personating peace officer

 Every one who

  • (a) falsely represents himself to be a peace officer or a public officer, or

  • (b) not being a peace officer or public officer, uses a badge or article of uniform or equipment in a manner that is likely to cause persons to believe that he is a peace officer or a public officer, as the case may be,

is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • R.S., c. C-34, s. 119

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