Child pornography

This Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, photo released by the Los Angeles Police Department shows suspect Bruce Paddock. Authorities say the brother of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock was arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of possessing child pornography. The arrest Wednesday of Bruce Paddock was confirmed by a law enforcement official briefed on the investigation but not authorized to discuss it publicly. Bruce Paddock is not considered a suspect in the Las Vegas shooting. The official says the child porn case predates the shooting. (Los Angeles Police Department via AP)
October 25, 2017 - 2:43 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A brother of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock was arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of possessing child pornography, authorities said Wednesday. Bruce Paddock, 59, was arrested on a 20-count felony complaint, a police statement said. His relationship to Stephen Paddock was...
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In this undated photo released by the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office, a weapons cache is shown in the home of Randall Drake. Sheriff's deputies conducting a child porn raid on the home found an arsenal of guns and explosives and a homemade silencer, along with a note promising "bloody revenge." Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri told reporters Thursday night, Oct. 19, 2017, deputies also found aerial images of two schools and a water plant in nearby Tampa. There was also a note that deputies believe Drake wrote, promising he'll have his "bloody revenge" and "the world will burn burn." (Pinellas County Sheriff's Office via AP)
October 20, 2017 - 4:43 pm
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies conducting a child porn raid on a Florida home Wednesday found an arsenal of guns and explosives and a homemade silencer, along with a note promising "bloody revenge." Investigators found the weapons — including an AK-47 assault rifle, a 50-caliber pistol, a...
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October 13, 2017 - 6:40 pm
MEDIA, Pa. (AP) — A former politician who molested a 103-year-old nursing home resident received a sentence to two years' probation a day after another politician in the same township was arrested on child porn charges. William Spingler, 76, was sentenced Thursday after being convicted of indecent...
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October 13, 2017 - 3:07 pm
DAHLONEGA, Ga. (AP) — The director of a 4-H center in Georgia has been charged with possession of child pornography. The Gainesville Times reports that 48-year-old Paul Travis Williams was arrested Thursday following an investigation by the Lumpkin County Sheriff's Office, the Georgia Bureau of...
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October 09, 2017 - 6:46 am
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities have taken the rare step of releasing the photograph of a young girl who was the victim of sexual abuse in the hopes of identifying who she is and who posted pornographic pictures of her online. Frankfurt prosecutors said Monday the girl, who is four or five, is...
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Pope Francis walks to his chair for his weekly general audience, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017. (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP)
October 06, 2017 - 9:25 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Friday denounced the proliferation of adult and child pornography on the internet and demanded better protections for children online — even as the Vatican confronts its own cross-border child porn investigation involving a top papal envoy. Francis met with...
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FILE - In this March 13, 2015 file photo, Mark Salling arrives at the 32nd annual Paleyfest "Glee" held at The Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Prosecutors filed a plea agreement on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, in which Salling agrees to plead guilty to possession of child pornography in a case filed after investigators found more than 50,000 images of child porn on his laptop in December 2015. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
October 04, 2017 - 7:13 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former "Glee" actor Mark Salling has reached a deal with prosecutors to plead guilty to possession of child pornography. The plea agreement filed Tuesday in federal court in Los Angeles states the actor is admitting he possessed images of prepubescent children. The agreement...
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September 29, 2017 - 1:10 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Police in Canada have issued an arrest warrant for the Vatican diplomat who was recalled from the United States in a child pornography investigation, accusing him of downloading porn over Christmas last year. Police in Windsor, Ontario said 50-year-old Carlo Capella allegedly...
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August 01, 2017 - 6:10 am
DADEVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A Georgia man accused of sending child pornography to an undercover officer in Alabama has been arrested as part of a joint investigation. The Opelika-Auburn News reports 53-year-old Henry Allen Sasser was arrested in Franklin, Georgia, after Lt. Bill Hough with the...
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July 19, 2017 - 5:43 am
ASH, N.C. (AP) — A police officer in North Carolina won't face charges in connection with a fatal shooting during the execution of a search warrant after a state probe found the man's fatal wound was self-inflicted. The StarNews of Wilmington reports that Maj. Laurie Watson was assisting federal...
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