A person is guilty of a class 1 misdemeanor who either:

Terms Used In Arizona Laws 41-1754

  • Department: means the department of public safety. See Arizona Laws 41-1701
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Patrol: means the Arizona highway patrol. See Arizona Laws 41-1701
  • Person: includes a corporation, company, partnership, firm, association or society, as well as a natural person. See Arizona Laws 1-215

1. Without authority, wears the badge of a member of the highway patrol or department of public safety or a badge of similar design that would tend to deceive.

2. Impersonates a member of the highway patrol or department of public safety with the intent to deceive.