Internet Predator arrested for Child Pornography

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Fontana Police Department
Chief William Green
Service with Integrity

Press Release

Internet Predator Arrested for Child Pornography 

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On June 24th, 2021, members of the Fontana Police Department Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Unit arrested Marc Goodwin, 43, for possession and distribution of child pornography. During the course of the investigation, it was discovered Goodwin is a Sheriff’s Sergeant employed by the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department.

The investigation was initiated in response to a report from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, indicating Goodwin had electronically transmitted an image containing possible child pornography. Fontana Police Department ICAC detectives investigated and determined Goodwin was responsible for possessing and transmitting multiple images containing child pornography.

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department is fully cooperating with the investigation and their assistance was instrumental before and after the arrest of Goodwin.

Goodwin was booked into the West Valley Detention Center in Rancho Cucamonga.

Multiple electronic devices were seized under the authority of the search warrant and will be thoroughly analyzed for additional evidence related to child pornography. However, this an extremely arduous process and additional information will not be available for several weeks.

Goodwin transmitted the pornographic images utilizing the email address of loweredforlife@yahoo.com. Anyone having received pornographic images under this email address or in possession of further information is encouraged to contact Detective Brad Guith at bguith@fontana.org.

 

For media inquiries please contact:

Officer Kevin Anderson at (909) 356-7140 or kanderson@fontana.org 

Officer Daniel Romero (909) 350-7157 or dromero@fontana.org

Officer Jennie Venzor at 909) 350-7759 or jvenzor@fontana.org