Ventura Resident Convicted of 12 Child Molestation Counts

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Ventura resident Vincent Velasquez (DOB 7/26/62) was convicted of 12 counts of child molestation on Tuesday, May 1, 2018.

The jury found him guilty of 9 felony charges of lewd acts upon a minor and 3 misdemeanor charges of annoying or molesting a child.   The crimes took place from 2015 through 2017 at a Ventura apartment unit when the victim was between age 13 and 15.  The case was investigated by the Ventura Police Department.

The 55-year-old defendant faces a maximum of 22 years 8 months in state prison when he is sentenced on May 30, 2018, at 8:30 a.m. in Department 45 of the Ventura Superior Court, County of Ventura.   

 

The Ventura County District Attorney’s Office is the public prosecutor for the county’s 850,000 residents. The office employs approximately 280 employees including attorneys, investigators, victim advocates, and other professional support staff who strive to seek justice, ensure public safety, and protect the rights of crime victims.

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4 Responses to Ventura Resident Convicted of 12 Child Molestation Counts

  1. Meredith Hart March 28, 2019 at 5:52 pm

    Yes, he was working for Downtown Ventura Partners, as a Team Leader, at the th time he was arrested in Downtown.

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  2. Angela Velasquez July 8, 2018 at 7:12 pm

    Living with my father was like living in a nightmare, theres so much the public will never know all the things Vincent did to us, but justice has been served at the very least.

    Reply
  3. Terry May 3, 2018 at 2:53 pm

    Why dont you guys say he was an employee of DOWNTOWN VENTURA PARTNERS, as Team Leader? What do you have to hide?

    Reply

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