Friday, May 23, 2014
Officer Andre Corbin & Officer Ralph Pereira Charged with Sexually Assaulting Children
Atlantic County prosecutors say Atlantic City Officer Andre Corbin and Brigantine Officer Ralph Pereira are each charged with two counts of sexual contact and single counts of official misconduct, child endangerment and criminal sexual contact. Corbin also faces an additional count of official misconduct.
The charges against Pereira involve a 16-year-old girl. Prosecutors say he held a position of authority and disciplinary power over the teen.
Further details on the charges against Corbin have not been released.
Corbin was freed after posting $100,000 bond, while Pereira was being held on $100,000 cash bail.