Sept. 1, 2021                                                                                                                           


SAN BERNARDINO Calif. – San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office has filed charges against Antonio Heriberto Galindo, a former Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy.

Galindo (41) was arrested Tuesday Aug. 31, 2021, by San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, and our office issued a no bail warrant and filed the following felony charges against Galindo;

One count of PC 288.3(a) – Contact with a minor for sexual offense, two counts of PC 289(h) – Sexual Penetration of a person under 18, one count of PC 287(b)(1) – Oral Copulation of a person under 18, and one count of PC 243(a) – Sexually Battery by Restraint.

If convicted, the above charges would require Galindo to register as a sex offender.

San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Dept. currently has Galindo in custody. On Sept. 1, Galindo refused to be heard via video arraignment, and will be scheduled for an in-person arraignment at Rancho Cucamonga Superior Courthouse.

Investigators from The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department believe there may be other victims, and ask that anyone who believes they may have been victimized by Galindo, or has any further information regarding the investigation, to contact investigators at (909) 387-3615

DA Case Number 2021-00-0039498

Court Case # FWV21003260