molestation

A Ventura County man has been sentenced to more than two decades behind bars for molesting two young girls. In January of 2016, a teenage girl told one of her teachers that she had been repeatedly molested over a three year period, starting when she was nine years old. The school notified Oxnard Police. Detectives say they identified Gregorio Santacruz of Oxnard as a suspect, and linked him to a second victim as well.

An Oxnard man has been sentenced to more than two decades behind bars after entering guilty pleas to child molestation charges. Ventura County prosecutors say Alberto Barreto repeatedly molested two girls in the Oxnard home where he was living.

An 84 year old Santa Barbara County man will spend the rest of his life behind bars after being convicted of molesting children in his family. Robert Charles Hawley of Santa Barbara was found guilty of nine counts of child molestation and sexual assault, involving three family members.

Detectives say they’ve arrested a Ventura County man after linking him to at least five child molestation cases, some dating back decades.

Ventura County Sheriff’s Office investigators say they first learned of the possible abused from police in Washington State. 

The Washington officers received a report about some incidents in Thousand Oaks in the mid-2000’s.

A Ventura County man is facing multiple child abuse charges after detectives say he molested two stepdaughters over a more than decade long period.

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s detectives say in February, a Lancaster teenager first reported she had been molested. Investigators contacted Ventura County Sheriff’s detectives after learning that the suspected crimes had occurred in Ventura County.

An 84 year old Santa Barbara County man will spend the rest of his life behind bars after being convicted of child molestation and sexual assault. Santa Barbara County prosecutors say Robert Charles Hawley was a serial pedophile who abused members of his family.

A Ventura County man received a 135 years to life prison sentence after being convicted of multiple cases of child molestation. In 2015, a victim went to Simi Valley Police saying she had been assaulted multiple times by Juan Benito Rueda. Detectives say they were able to identify four additional victims as well as a witness.

A Ventura County man could end up spending more than two decades behind bars after being convicted of repeatedly molesting a teenager.

Prosecutors say Vincent Velasquez of Ventura was convicted of 12 counts of child molestation. They say the 55 year old man molested the teen during a more than two year long period.

He faces a maximum of nearly 23 years in prison when he’s sentenced later this month.