Toronto man facing four charges in Child Exploitation investigation

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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.