MODESTO, CA - JANUARY 05: The patrol vehicle of slain Newman police officer Corporal Ronil Singh is parked outside CrossPoint Community Church on January 5, 2019 in Modesto, California. Hundreds of police officers from across the country along with members of the public came out to pay their respects after Cpl. Singh was shot and killed by an undocumented immigrant on December 26 following a traffic stop of a fugitive parolee. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

51-year-old Paul Neilson claimed cops pulled him over for having an expired registration on the way to his construction job. When his boss didn’t believe it, Neilson returned with a police report.

Placing a call to the Lisbon PD, the boss found out that not only was the paperwork bogus, there was never a record of any stop. Neilson is now looking at a possible seven years in prison, charged last week with felony forgery.


Man accused of forging police report as late for work excuse

LISBON, N.H. (AP) - (6/30/19) A man accused of forging a police report to back up his bogus story that he used as an excuse to his boss is facing real charges in New Hampshire. The Caledonian-Record reports that 51-year-old Paul Neilson was charged last week with forgery, a felony punishable by up to seven years in [...]