Suspect Arrested For Child Pornography

CHINO, CA – At approximately 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, Chino Police officers served a search warrant in the 13600 block of Frady Avenue relating to an ongoing child pornography investigation. Alan Carrera, age 25 of Chino was arrested for the possession and distribution of child pornography from his residence, on his personal home computer.

Through the investigation and proactive efforts of detectives, it was discovered that Carrera had downloaded and distributed video and images via the internet.

Carrera was a City of Chino, Community Services Department, part-time employee. Since 2014, he worked as a Community Services Leader at the after-school programs located at Walnut and Anna Borba elementary schools, as well as various special events and youth camps. His most recent assignment was at the after-school program located at EJ Marshall elementary school. Please note, the after-school programs at these specific campus’ are operated and managed by the City of Chino.

The City of Chino complies with strict regulations in the hiring process.  Each potential employee undergoes a complete background investigation, which includes a fingerprint background check through the California Department of Justice and drug testing.  In this case, the employee’s background was clear.

Although the investigation is on-going, there has been no evidence uncovered that indicates Carrera has victimized anyone related to his employment with the City of Chino.

Carrera was booked at the West Valley Detention Center for the possession and distribution of child pornography. Anyone with any information is asked to contact Detective Franks at (909) 334-3169 or at rfranks@chinopd.org. Anyone with questions specific to the after-school programs may call Linda Reich, Director of Community Services at 909-334-3491.