RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Distributing Harmful Matter to a Minor|
|Station Area:||Major Crimes Bureau - Special Victims Unit|
|Written Date:||February 18, 2022||Time:||3:30 PM|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Joshua Parker|
Beginning in November 2021, Investigators with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department launched an investigation into allegations that Banning Police Officer Christopher Sayeski was involved in distributing harmful matter to a minor.
The investigation found evidence that Officer Sayeski distributed harmful matter to a minor which included explicit photos of a sexual nature. Officer Sayeski was subsequently booked into the Larry Smith Correctional Facility on February 3rd, 2022.
This investigation is currently on-going. Anyone with information regarding the details of this case is encouraged to call Valley Crime Stoppers with anonymous tips at 760-341-STOP, or contact Investigator J. Reinbolz at 760-836-1634.
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