I was at a stop sign planned to proceed notice the man speeding I slammed on my brakes he did the same he skidded 15-20 feet he pulled over I pulled up beside him he yelled out "pull over I'm a deputy" I pull over shaking up due to the mere collision. I get out of my vehicle he tells me to go take my keys out ignition and get my license and registration and put it on the dash. Before proceeding I asked for identification (civilian clothes) he showed me what looked to be a sheriff's badge. I complied. after 15-20 minutes or so after he pretended being on phone with dispatch and getting my info I stated my father in law was pd. noticed he backed off a little than head toward his vehicle I got out with pin&pad and wrote down license plate. He took off. Also filed a police report.
Impersonating a police officer is a crime, and should be reported to the police, but without damages, a lawsuit would be fruitless.
You did what you should have, which is file a police report. From there it is up to law enforcement to investigate. Follow-up with law enforcement to see the status of their investigation.
As to filing a suit, you don't have much of a case and it really would not be worth pursuing.
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