December 28, 2005 - GREGORY ALLEN WAGNER, 12/01/62, today pleaded No Contest to nine Felony counts of Sex Offense or Lewd Act Against a Child. Included in the nine count is one count of < 288(b) PC [F] Lewd Act on a child under 14 by use of force >, six counts of < 288(a) PC [F] Lewd Act on a child under 14 >, and two counts of < 288(c)(1) PC [F] Lewd Act on a child under 14, when the suspect is at least 10 years older >. Wagner was charged with committing these crimes on a total of three victims and he entered straight pleas, with no special deals attached to any of the counts.
Wagner is set for sentencing on March 24, 2005 at 9 am in Department 40 at the San Jose Hall Of Justice.
Suspect Wagner has been associated with Troop 31 of the Pacific Skyline Council, Boy Scouts of America, since 1986. The Pacific Skyline Council, Boy Scouts of America covers Northern Santa Clara County and San Mateo County. The Troop has always met at the Union Presbyterian Church, located at 858 University Ave, Los Altos.
The Pacific Skyline Council, Boy Scouts of America, have been cooperative throughout this investigation.
From 1987 to 1992, Scoutmaster Wagner has inappropriate contact with numerous scouts, most of which were on scouting trip. When these incidents began, the victim’s ages ranged between 12 –17 years.
On August 25, 2005, the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office, Sexual Assault Unit, arrested Gregory Allen Wagner, in his Los Altos home, without incident.
Sheriff’s Detectives believe there are possibly more victims. If anyone was a member of Scoutmaster Gregory Wagner’s Troop 31 and has any information about this case, believes they were a victim, or knows of any other victims, they are asked to please contact Detective Deborah Johnson, Sexual Assault Unit at (408) 808-4500 or if you wish to remain anonymous, please call our Anonymous Tip Line at (408) 808-4431.