NH man accused of impersonating police officer released on bail

DOVER, N.H. (WHDH) - A 30-year-old Dover, New Hampshire man is facing charges after police say he impersonated an officer.

Officers responding to a report of a man wearing a yellow reflective vest with the word “police” on the back and driving a Rame 1500 pickup truck with red and white flashing lights arrested Ryan Calista at his home.

After stopping Calista’s truck, police say they found the reflective vest in the area.

In addition to the impersonating an officer charge, Calista was arrested on a warrant issued out of Rockingham County Superior Court.

He was released on personal recognizance pending his arraignment on Nov. 29.

Anyone with information about this case or a similar incident is asked to call the Dover Police Department at 603-742-4646 or the Dover Crimeline at 603-749-60000.

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