Investigative Report

Internal Affairs Report

2017-027.1

Location:

San Diego, California, USA

Subject of Investigation:

Juan Andrade

Report Date:

August 08, 2017

Report Metadata

Client:

San Diego County Sheriff's Department

Incident Date:

March 11, 2017

Investigator:

Amber Baggs

Investigator Employer:

San Diego County Sheriff's Department

Findings Summary

It is alleged that on March 11, 2017, while on duty and in uniform, Deputy Juan Andrade had repeated inappropriate verbal and physical contact with a [REDACTED] the alleged victim of an assault.

Findings Conclusion

Additional Links

This report was added on May 09, 2021.

Sustained Findings

When the investigation discloses sufficient evidence to establish that the act occurred and that it constituted misconduct

Conduct

Section 2.4- Conduct Unbecoming

This complaint against Deputy Juan Andrade Is SUSTAINED for Section 2.4- Conduct Unbecoming in that Andrade received an open-mouthed kiss from [REDACTED] and Andrade failed to report the incident to his supervisor. Andrade allowed [REDACTED] access to the private storefront where there was additional physical contact between Andrade and [REDACTED].

Procedure

Section 2.30- Failure to Meet Standards

This complaint against Deputy Juan Andrade Is SUSTAINED for Section 2.30- Failure to Meet Standards in that Andrade claims [REDACTED] kissed him and touched him without his permission, yet Andrade failed to take proper offensive actions to prevent the incident from occurring.

Procedure

Section 2.30- Failure to Meet Standards

This complaint against Deputy Juan Andrade Is SUSTAINED for Section 2.30- Failure to Meet Standards, in that Andrade failed to properly perform his duties as a deputy sheriff by unnecessarily driving Code-3 with [REDACTED] inside his patrol vehicle and delaying his response to an emergency fire call.

Arrest and Booking Procedures

Section 2.3- Violation of Rules, as it relates to Section 6.12- Transporting Prisoners of the Opposite Sex

This complaint against Deputy Juan Andrade Is SUSTAINED for Section 2.3- Violation of Rules, as it relates to Section 6.12- Transporting Prisoners of the Opposite Sex, in that Andrade did not notify Sheriff's dispatch he was transporting [REDACTED] in his patrol vehicle.

Procedure

Section 2.3- Violation of Rules, as it relates to Section 5.5- Safety Belt Procedure

This complaint against Deputy Juan Andrade Is SUSTAINED for Section 2.3- Violation of Rules, as it relates to Section 5.5- Safety Belt Procedure, in that Andrade did not ensure [REDACTED] was wearing a safety belt when he transported her inside his patrol vehicle and drove Code-3.

Conduct

Section 2.46- Truthfulness

This complaint against Deputy Juan Andrade Is SUSTAINED for Section 2.46- Truthfulness, in that Andrade did not answer questions to the fullest extent of his knowledge and omitted the second kiss that occurred inside the private storefront.