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Diana Wendel Yniguez Update

Alhambra P.D. Booking Photo of Catholic School Teacher Diana Wendel

The latest Diana Wendel Yniguez Update including case details and a description of the child sexual abuse charges filed against her. Wendel was arrested and charged with five counts of child sexual abuse including oral copulation and sexual intercourse with a child under 18 years-old. The charges stem from allegations that Wendel was actively involved in a sexual relationship with a 17 year-old student. Wendel was a teacher at Ramona Convent, and all girls Catholic High School in Alhambra, CA. The young female victim was a student at the same high school.

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Lewd Acts Involving Children

What does Lewd or Lascivious Acts on a Child mean? In California, lewd acts and child molestation do not always mean that an adult touched the private parts of a child. Child molesters can be criminally charged for any act or conduct towards a minor that is performed with the intent to produce sexual arousal. Read more to learn about when actions like hugging, tickling, and wrestling may actually be child molestation.

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Child Molestation Caught On Camera

See an example of a lewd act on a child when a child molester is caught touching a child in a store in Los Angeles. Police released the video to the public, asking for help in identifying the man. Child molestation does not have to be a private, sexually intimate situation between an adult and a child. California Child Molestation Laws are designed to protect the children. See for yourself what qualifies as child molestation in California.

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Music Town Teacher Arrested

Randal “Randy” Letcher Scott, 57, of Irvine, CA arrested on two counts of child sexual abuse

Randal “Randy” Letcher Scott, 57, of Irvine of the music store “Music Town” was arrested on two counts of Lewd and Lascivious Acts on two children. One 5 year-old girl and one 6 year-old. He was arrested at his music store in Cypress, CA by Cypress Police Department on July 18, 2017.

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Thousand Oaks Soccer Coach Arrested

Lewd Acts with a Child Arrest Thousand Oaks Police detectives issued the arrest of a Ventura County Club Soccer coach.  The Thousand Oaks soccer coach arrested for lewd acts with a child (PC 288), stems from a report by the female victim about a sexual relationship that she had with her coach when she was…

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California Child Molestation Law

How do I know if I was molested as a child? According to the California child molestation law, annoying or molesting a child does not require physical touch or sexual contact. Child molesters can be criminally liable for any actions towards a minor that are sexual motivated. Read more to learn about what child molestation is according to California law.

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Segerstrom High School Coach Arrested

Tracey Stephan Fulford is suspected of having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a student athlete in Santa Ana, CA. The Segerstrom High School Coach was arrested by Santa Ana Police after learning about a relationship that occurred between Fulford and a 16-year-old female student. Statements made by Fulford in addition to other evidence suggests that school staff failed to report the abuse.

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Cedarlane Academy Coach Charged in Teen Molestation

Terrance Lee, a Cedarlane Academy coach was formally charged by the Los Angeles District Attorney for lewd acts on a teen. The charges resulted after the parents of a 14-year-old girl found explicit messages on the teens telephone. It is alleged that Coach Lee engaged in a year-long relationship with the teen. One count of oral copulation of a person under 16-years-old is included in the charges

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More Charges for Wrestling Coach

An image of alleged child molester Terry Gillard with the logos of Francis Polytechnic where the alleged abuse happened.

The Los Angeles District Attorney announced today that 31 additional child molestation charges have been filed against Terry Gillard for sexual abuse of at least six children. All of the children who Gillard molested were part of the John H. Francis Polytechnic High School wrestling team that Gillard coached in Sun Valley.

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Commerce Swim Coach Guilty

Steven Matthew Garcia, Commerce Swim Coach Guilty

Swimming Coach Pleads to Sexually Assaulting 7-Year-Old Girl A swimming coach was sentenced today to six years in state prison after pleading no contest to sexually molesting a girl at a Commerce aquatic center, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. Steven Matthew Garcia, 28, entered his plea to one felony count of lewd…

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