On Friday, Aug. 16, detectives from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Crimes Against Children Division, arrested San Bernardino City Unified School District (SBCUSD) Assistant Superintendent Perry Wiseman for possession and distribution of child pornography.
As the district's assistant superintendent of human resources with non-instructional administrative duties, with limited student interactions. The images investigated appear to have been sourced from the Internet and do not appear to be students of the district, according to a sheriff's department press release.
According to SBCUSD, Wiseman has been placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the criminal investigation. He previously served within the district as a principal, vice principal and teacher.
Wiseman was arrested on Friday, Aug. 16, 2019. He was booked at Central Detention Center for possession of child pornography and distribution of child pornography. He is scheduled for arraignment on Aug. 20, 2019 and his bail is set at $100,000.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Specialized Investigation Division, Crimes Against Children Detail, Detective Brian Arias (909) 387-3615. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or wetip.com.