Alleged Sex Assaults By Photographer

By Sex Crimes,
Toronto Police Service
Published: 3:11 p.m. December 1, 2015

A 56-year-old photographer faces six charges of sexual assault and sexual interference.

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Sinnarajah Sivasubramaniam, 56, is alleged to have sexually assaulted girls while working as a photographer

Police believe there may be more victims after arresting Sinnarajah Sivasubramaniam, 56, of Toronto, on three counts of sexual assault and three counts of sexual interference.

It is alleged that as an owner of a photography studio in the early 2000s he used his position as a photographer to sexuallly assault teenage girls during the photo shoots.

The studios were known as Y2K Studios and Siva’s Studio operating out of a plaza in Scarborough.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World. 

A sexual assault is any form of unwanted sexual contact. It includes, but is not limited to, kissing, grabbing, oral sex and penetration. To learn more about sexual assault, including how to report a sexual assault, please visit our Sex Crimes website

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