RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Distributing Harmful Matter to a Minor
|Major Crimes Bureau - Special Victims Unit
|February 18, 2022
|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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