Man turns himself in for impersonating police officer

On July 6, 2018 at approximately 7:30 p.m., John Olsen, age 54, from Portland, who is accused of impersonating a police officer contacted the Oregon State Police and turned himself in.

Olsen was cited and released for criminal impersonation of a public servant and disorderly conduct.

On July 5, 2018 at about 9:45 p.m. Olsen stopped a vehicle on Interstate 5 near Ehlen Rd. Witnesses described Olsen as an older male adult with a nose ring and tattoos on his arms. He was wearing a black leather vest, black leather pants with a chain wallet, and what was described as a “weird” helmet.