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SJPD Arrested a High School Track Coach for Possession of Child Pornography.
Filed under Press Release, on 2/22/2018 6:00:00 PM by Author: Officer Gina Tepoorten #3103.

TYPE OF CRIME:  Possession of Child Pornography CASE NUMBER: 18-050-0107

VICTIM: Withheld AGE: 
SUSPECT: Clinton Pappadakis AGE: 47 Years 
ADDRESS: San Jose Resident
Suspect: Clinton Pappadakis


San Jose, Calif. - The San Jose Police Department’s Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) / Child Exploitation Detail (CED) Task Force arrested Clinton Pappadakis for possession of child pornography (felony) - 311.11(A) PC.

In September of 2017, suspicious activity involving Clinton Pappadakis was reported to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC).  NCMEC provided the information to the Silicon Valley Crimes Against Children Task Force.  ICAC Detectives initiated an investigation.  

Detectives learned that Clinton Pappadakis was an Oak Grove High School track coach and on February 20, 2018, executed a search warrant at Pappadakis' residence in San Jose.  Child pornography was located on multiple devices belonging to the suspect.    Pappadakis was arrested and booked into the Santa Clara County Jail on the noted charge.   

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Brian Spears or Detective Mike O’Grady of the San Jose Police Department’s ICAC/CED Unit at (408) 537-1397.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous may either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line, (408) 947-STOP (7867), or click the "Submit a Tip" link below.  Persons providing information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect may be eligible for a cash reward from the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers.


BY: Ofc. Gina Tepoorten #3103 AUTHORIZED BY: Sgt.Brian Spears #3413
DATE: 2/22/18 TIME: 5:00 PM DATE: 2/22/18 TIME: 5:00 PM


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