Former San Leandro police officer facing criminal charges over alleged misconduct with teen

SAN LEANDRO, Calif. (KGO) -- A former San Leandro Police officer is out of a job and facing criminal charges.

Marco Becerra is accused of unlawful sexual acts with a 17-year-old police explorer.

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Investigators say the misconduct between Becerra and the girl happened while he was off duty.

Officer Becerra has resigned from the San Leandro Police Department.
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