Los Angeles: Detectives from the
Los Angeles Police Department’s Van Nuys Division arrested
62-year-old Michael Leslie Bernback for sexual assault.
August 13, 2015, around 7:30 a.m., Bernback was arrested in the
4200 block of Sunnyslope Avenue in Sherman Oaks, where he
The District Attorney’s Office has filed several felony counts
Detectives believe there may be other unreported victims and are
asking for the public’s assistance in locating additional
Anyone with information about additional victims is asked to call
Van Nuys Division Detective Mendoza at (818) 374-1924 or (818)
374-0040. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be
directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous
should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477).
Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number
274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text
messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go
to LAPDOnline.org, click on “webtips” and follow the prompts.