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With your qualifications, this may seem petty! I need to know if this constitutes a crime, as the local police would probably be more motivated to act. My neighbor called the Housing Authority & impersonated the Real Estate Co I rent from. She made a false complaint. I have evidence that it was her. So there are at least 3 issues that I need defined 1] false identity/impersonation 2]false complaint to a Federal Agency 3]malicious intent/harassment.
complaints will go into my file and I could be terminated from my Housing subsidy. I am 63 & disabled, so I could not survive without it. I have had problems with this family for years, including threats to burn my house down with me in it. Police ignore me.



What you relate is quite possibly a violation of 2-3 separate issues. By calling a federal or state agency and identifying themselves as someone else, that would most likely constitute "Identity Theft." By making a false complaint against you, that is another violation not to mention a possible tortuous act that you could sue her for. Threatening to "burn your house down" is a "terroristic threat" in most states for which they could be prosecuted.

If the police refuse to take a report, you should file a formal complaint with the Housing Authority so your allegations are a matter of record. Let them investigate it.

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Kevin M. Tamez serves as one of the most senior and experienced consultants at The MPM Group, Inc. During more than 27 years of both state and federal law enforcement experience, Mr. Tamez held supervisory roles with state law enforcement as well as senior management positions with the U.S. Department of Justice - serving in both domestic as well as foreign posts. In addition to his extensive foreign operational experience, Mr. Tamez is a court adjudicated expert in most Title 18 and Title 21 complex criminal, undercover, and electronic (Title III) intercept investigations. As a senior manager, he is also an authority in most government administrative matters to include Human Resource and Workers’ Compensation issues. Mr. Tamez has broadened his already considerable expertise by authoring various legal reference and inmate advocacy manuals. Mr. Tamez is frequently sought after for his expertise in counseling and preparing convicted law enforcement personnel, politicians, and other “celebrities” for reporting to a federal penal facility.


More than 27-years of both state and federal law enforcement. Uniform patrol, Tactical Operations, SWAT, Detective Bureau (Narcotics), and Uniform Supervision. U.S. Federal Agent (Series-1811), all facets of complex domestic investigations, Special Operations, Paramilitary operations overseas, senior management, strategic planning, etc.

Mr. Tamez has authored several formal "Position Papers" as well as several legal reference manuals to include “The Pre-Release/Post-Release Process for Federal Inmates," “Medical Issues for Federal Inmates,” and “The Administrative Remedy Process for Federal Inmates,” thereby establishing himself as one of this industry’s foremost authorities in BOP procedural and administrative matters as well. In addition to his recent legal reference manuals and other professional publications, Mr. Tamez recently authored the critically acclaimed “The BOP’s Failure to Properly Implement the 2nd Chance Act of 2007” as well as the educational website

Mr. Tamez holds a Bachelor's of Arts Degree and has done graduate work at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Mr. Tamez is a graduate of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy and both the Basic & Advanced Special Agent courses in Quantico Virginia.

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