SFPD ICAC Unit Makes Arrest in Child Exploitation Investigation 23-077

The SFPD Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) unit investigated a suspect believed to be in possession of child pornography. As a result of the investigation, the ICAC Unit obtained a search warrant for a suspect identified as, 28-year-old Pedro Navarro, and his residence in San Francisco. 

On June 22, 2023, SFPD investigators served a search warrant on the 100 block of Madrid Street. During the search warrant service, Navarro was detained without further incident.  Investigators seized multiple electronic devices as evidence. Through the course of the investigation, the investigators developed probable cause to arrest Navarro and he was placed into custody. 

Navarro was booked at San Francisco County Jail on the charges of possession of child pornography (311.11(a) PC), possession of over 600 images of child pornography (311.11(c)(2) PC), and possession of child pornography depicting bondage and/or sadomasochism (311.11(C)(1) PC). 

If you feel you may have been a victim or have had any suspicious contact with Pedro Navarro, please contact the Special Victims Unit at (415) 553-9225

While an arrest has been made, this remains an open and active investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the SFPD Tip Line at 1-415-575-4444 or Text a Tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD. You may remain anonymous. 

SFPD Case #230286991 

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