Police arrested four people this morning during a multi-agency sting targeting suspected child pornographers in four San Francisco neighborhoods, including SOMA, the Excelsior, Ocean View, and Visitacion Valley.
According to police, more than 100 officers from 23 agencies worked to serve search warrants at six residences in San Francisco where occupants were suspected of possessing or distributing child pornography. In all, four suspects were charged.
“These suspects prey on children, who are some of the most vulnerable members of society,” said Police Chief Greg Suhr. “Working together, law enforcement can take steps to remove these predators from our neighborhoods.”
The following people were arrested on suspicion of possessing and distributing child pornography: