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Child Sexual Abuse Material Investigation,
Troyken Patacsil, 23

Broadcast time: 13:10
Date: Thursday, July 22, 2021
Unit: 31 Division
Phone: 416-808-8500
Case #: 2020-1855493

On Wednesday, July 21, 2021, as part of an investigation into the possession of child sexual abuse material, members of the Toronto Police Service Child Exploitation Section executed a Criminal Code search warrant in the Jane Street and Finch Avenue West area.

It is alleged that:

- a man accessed and possessed child sexual abuse material

Troyken Patacsil, 23, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:

1. two counts of Possession Child Pornography
2. Access Child Pornography

He was scheduled to appear in court 1000 Finch Avenue West on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at 2 p.m.

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

The Toronto Police Service recognizes that parents and caregivers are the frontline when it comes to protecting children on the Internet and electronic devices. We encourage you to remain vigilant in your efforts and these safety tips are recommended for children of any age.

Reporting of any online exploitation can also be made at Canada’s National Tipline for Reporting the Online Sexual Exploitation of Children at

This project has been made possible by a grant from the Ministry of the Solicitor General.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Scott Peters, Sex Crimes– Child Exploitation Section