Israel Sanchez: Sexual Offender

Israel Sanchez, a former Monterey Park police officer, was found guilty of 14 counts: five counts of sexual battery by restraint, five counts of assault under color of authority, three counts of false imprisonment by violence and one count of soliciting a bribe. He was convicted of sexually assaulting women while on duty four years ago.

He is facing a possible maximum sentence of 11 years in state prison, and will have to register as a lifetime sex offender.

Former Office Sanchez forced each victim to expose herself during a traffic stop while on duty, and on two occasions, he touched the women after ordering them to expose themselves, all the victims were between 19 and 28 years old.