On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, investigators from 22 Division arrested a Special Needs Assistant in connection with a Sexual Assault investigation into allegations occurring between October 2010 and December 2011.
– the man worked with children at Martingrove Collegiate Institute
– he worked with children with special needs
– he sexually assaulted a girl, 13, on numerous occasions
Richard Ford, 43, of Toronto, has been charged with:
1) two counts of Sexual Assault
2) two counts of Sexual Interference
3) two counts of Invitation to Sexual Touching
4) two counts of Sexual Exploitation
He was scheduled to appear in court at 2201 Finch Avenue West on Thursday, October 30, 2014, 10 a.m.
Police believe there may be more victims.