School Principal Arrested for Sexual Assault




School Principal Arrested for Sexual Assault

Region of Peel – Investigators from the Special Victims Unit have arrested the principal of a private school in the City of Brampton, in relation to a sexual assault investigation involving a 16-year-old female from the private school.

On June 10, 2020, Sanjiv Kumar, a 54-year-old man from Brampton and also known as Sanjiv Dhawan, was charged with Sexual Assault and Sexual Exploitation. He was released on an Undertaking, and will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton on August 24, 2020.

Investigators believe there may be additional victims and are encouraging them to contact the Special Victims Unit at 905-453-2121, ext. 3400. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by visiting peelcrimestoppers.ca.

Sanjiv Dhawan’s version on these allegations are embedded below.  The statement is posted on Sanjiv Dhawan’s Facebook profile.