Thursday, April 24, 2008 - 9:36 AM
Sex Crimes Unit
416-808-7467

Toronto - Members of the Child Exploitation Section, in conjunction with 51 Division Youth Services, arrested Peter Randall Bernier, 34, of Toronto and Sandra Veloso, 32, of Maple, following a child sexual abuse investigation.

It is alleged that the accused were both involved in the sexual abuse of two young people between January 1, 2001 and April 21, 2008.

Peter Randall Bernier has been charged with:
- two counts of Sexual Assault,
- two counts of Invitation to Sexual Touching,
- two counts of Sexual Interference,
- two counts of Make Child Pornography,
- two counts of Possession of Child Pornography.

Sandra Veloso has been charged with:
- two counts of Sexual Assault,
- Sexual Interference,
- Possession Child Pornography.

Peter Randall Bernier is scheduled to appear at Toronto East Courts on Friday, April 25, 2008, 10 a.m., room 412.

Sandra Veloso is scheduled to appear at College Park Courts on Thursday, April 24, 2008, 10 a.m., room 501.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-8500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), or online at http://www.222tips.com/.