The information came from the gendarmeries of the Landes, the Morbihan and la Sarthe: fake cops and fake policemen are working for, under the guise of control of the licence, and establish fines of up to 135€.
The gendarmeries of the various departments, including the Moors, the Morbihan or the Sarthe, have launched the alert.
“Taking advantage of this exceptional situation and the gullibility of the weak, of persons posing as policemen, in civilian dress and wearing of the armbands “Force” control the population in his travels and demanding immediate payment in cash of a fine of 135€”, prevents the force of the Landes on his account Facebook.
In Sarthe, the (real) rcmp advises: “If you have to meet this type of person, promptly leave the premises and make the 17”.
Cuff and business card
In general, it should be made with caution. In this case, you should know that the real cops are involved systematically in holding on to the controls on the road.
As for the military in civilian clothes, they are recognized by their cuff gendarmerie gray or white with a stripe tri-color, and especially to their business card they have on demand.
Finally, it is not possible, unless you are not domiciled in France, to demand the immediate payment of a fine for non-compliance with the containment or other.