4 Arrested In San Jose Child Pornography Raids

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Four San Jose men were arrested Tuesday on suspicion of possessing child pornography, San Jose police said.

The Silicon Valley Internet Crimes Against Children task force, which targets those exploiting or abusing children through the Internet, arrested the men throughout the city between 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Joseph Pizzella, 29, was arrested at his home in the 800 block of Ironwood Drive, and Mark D. Kreifels, 48, was arrested at his residence in the 3600 block of Rocky Creek Court.

At home in the 100 block of Briar Ridge Drive, police arrested Mark Kevin Ford, 25.

The fourth suspect, 50-year-old Keith Keucher, was arrested in the 900 block of McLaughlin Avenue.

Anyone with information about the suspects is urged to call the task force, which is based out of the San Jose Police Department’s sexual assault unit, at (408) 277-4102.

Those wishing to remain anonymous can call Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers at (408) 947-STOP (7867) or visit svcrimestoppers.org.


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