On September 20, 2016, detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s (LAPD) Juvenile Division, Internet Crimes Against Children Unit (ICAC), assigned to the Los Angeles Regional Internet Crimes Against Children (LAICAC) Task Force, arrested a resident of the City of Sierra Madre, identified as Victor A. Randall, 38 years of age, for violation of 311.11(a) Penal Code, a Felony, Possession of Child Pornography.
Investigators initiated the investigation after receiving reports from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC).
Randall was booked at the LAPD, 77th Street Jail on the aforementioned charge, and was subsequently released on $20,000 bail. Randall was given a Notice to Appear at the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Court Building, Division 30 on October 14, 2016.
The LAPD is the principal agency for the Los Angeles Regional Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, with 69 Federal, State and Local affiliate Law Enforcement agencies that detect and investigate child predators that use the Internet as a means to contact children for the purposes of sexual exploitation or deal in child pornography. For further information contact LAPD’s Media Relations section at (213) 486-5900.