Trooper Arrested for Falsely Reporting Incident
Written by Dan Fischer on January 17, 2018
On January 17, 2018, the Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) out of SP Batavia arrested Brianna J. Smith, 25 of Batavia, NY for Offering a False Instrument for Filing and Falsely Reporting an Incident.
On December 20, 2017, Smith reported a domestic incident to the State Police in the town of Batavia.
Smith stated during the incident she was menaced with a weapon. After further investigation, BCI determined a weapon was never displayed or used in the incident. Smith was arrested and processed at SP Batavia.
Smith, a New York State Trooper who was off-duty at the time of the incident, was issued an appearance ticket for the town of Batavia Court in January 2018.