(TORONTO, ON) – The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (R.O.P.E.) Squad is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant as a result of his breach of his Long Term Supervision Order.

Richard PATTERSON is described as a 51 year old male, medium complexion, 5’5″ (165cm), 130lbs (58kg) with brown Hair, and brown Eyes.

He is currently bound by a Long Term Supervision Order resulting from a 6 month sentence for Access Child Pornography and Possession of Child Pornography.

The offender is known to frequent the Cities of Toronto, Kitchener, Waterloo and Hamilton.

 Anyone having contact with this offender or information in regards to their whereabouts is asked to contact the Provincial R.O.P.E. Squad at 416-808-5900 or toll free at 1-866-870-7673 (ROPE) or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or call 9-1-1.