SACRAMENTO, CA - The Federal Bureau of Investigation is asking for your help in finding more victims of sexual assault.
Joseph Anthony Caracciolo was arrested in Newark, New Jersey for repeated sexual abuse of a minor. According to a press release, Caracciolo lived in several places across the country and stayed in the Sacramento area for a period of time. Authorities believe he may have sexually assaulted several women and are asking victims to come forward.
Caracciolo is a registered sex offender listed in the national Sex Offender Public Website. Since August of 2005, he has been in violation of the sex offender registration requirements.
In the early to mid 1990s, Caracciolo travelled extensively and may have resided in Florida, namely the Orlando, Boca Raton and Palm Beach areas, as well as in California. From 2003 to 2005, he is believed to have travelled extensively and resided in California, particularly the Sacramento and San Bernardino areas.
He is also believed to have travelled extensively to and may have resided in the following areas: New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Virginia.
Caracciolo has allegedly represented himself to be a chef, pediatric dentist, business owner, sales-person, and an electrician’s assistant. In addition, he has allegedly claimed to be suffering from cancer.
Individuals with information concerning Caraciolo are asked to contact the FBI’s tip line at 1-800-CALL-FBI. Information can also be provided to the nearest FBI field office, or filed electronically at https://tips.fbi.gov.