Brief Description of the Myth
There is a persistent rumor that if you ask an undercover police officer or police informant if they're a cop, they are required to tell you. Based on this myth, many people believe they can safely conduct illegal transactions just by making sure to ask "Are you a cop?" first.
No TV show, movie, music ever discusses this topic and is never talked about on those TV shows that show drug users being busted by cops.
Here are the Truths and myths about undercover officers, the concept of entrapment , and how they have deceived large population of people thru media.