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Man, 59, faces four charges in Child Exploitation Investigation,
Finch Avenue East and Bayview Avenue area

Broadcast time: 14:59
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Sex Crimes

Case #: 2017-1246175

On Wednesday, July 12, 2017, as part of an investigation into the uploading of child sex abuse images, members of the Toronto Police Service Child Exploitation Section executed a Criminal Code search warrant in the Finch Avenue East and Bayview Avenue area.

It is alleged that:

- a man accessed and possessed child sexual abuse material

As a result of evidence gathered by police, Richard Goodland, 59, of Toronto, was arrested. He has been charged with:

1) three counts of Possession of Child Pornography
2) Access Child Pornography

He was scheduled to appear in court at 1000 Finch Avenue West, on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 2 p.m., room 306.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-8500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

Reporting can also be made at Canada's National Tipline for reporting the online sexual exploitation of children at

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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Michael Sabadin, Sex Crimes Child Exploitation Section