News Story


Thousand Oaks - Man Arrested for Possessing Child Pornography and Narcotics
9/28/2012 12:33:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Possession of Child Pornography

Report Number:



200 block of Triunfo Canyon Road, Thousand Oaks, CA. 91362

Date & Time:

09/27/2012 @ 7:15 AM

Unit Responsible:

East County Investigation Bureau/East County Sexual Assault Unit/Thousand Oaks Special Enforcement Unit/Southern California High Tech Task Force

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (D)ecedent

City of Residence


(S) Dal Pino, Alberto

Thousand Oaks



In August 2012, the East County Sexual Assault Unit initiated an investigation into the possible possession of child pornography by a City of Thousand Oaks resident.  During the course of the investigation, a search warrant was obtained for the residence of Alberto Dal Pino.


On September 27, 2012, investigators with the East County Sexual Assault Unit, East County Investigation Bureau, Thousand Oaks Special Enforcement Unit, and the Southern California High Tech Task Force served the search warrant at Dal Pino's residence.  Several illegal videos of male and female minors engaged in sexual acts with adult males were located on his computers.  Additionally, illegal narcotics were also located inside Dal Pino's residence.  All evidence was seized and will be used in future court proceedings.


Dal Pino was arrested for possession of child pornography and possession of a controlled substance.  Dal Pino was booked into the Ventura County Sheriff's Office East County Jail Facility with bail set at $250,000.00 dollars pending his arraignment in Superior Court.


Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sergeant Alan Hartkop

Media Release Date:

September 27, 2012

Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Eric Taylor


Approved by:

Captain Stephen Wade