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Texas News: CORPUS CHRISTI, Parker J. Pendergraph, Assistant School Band Director Ordered to Prison for Distributing Child Pornography

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – A 29-year-old Corpus Christi man has been sentenced to federal prison following his conviction of distribution of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. Parker J. Pendergraph pleaded guilty March 26, 2018. Today, visiting U.S. Circuit Judge Gregg J. Costa sentenced Pendergraph to 60 months in federal prison. Pendergraph was … Continue reading Texas News: CORPUS CHRISTI, Parker J. Pendergraph, Assistant School Band Director Ordered to Prison for Distributing Child Pornography

South Dakota News: Pine Ridge Man, Zachariah Michael Found Guilty in Death of Child

Pine Ridge, South Dakota – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that Zachariah Michael Poor Bear, 24, of Pine Ridge, South Dakota, was convicted of First Degree Murder and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury following a four-day federal jury trial held in U.S. District Court in Rapid City.  The guilty verdict was returned on … Continue reading South Dakota News: Pine Ridge Man, Zachariah Michael Found Guilty in Death of Child

Ohio News: Massillon, Andrew Shonk indicted on child pornography charges

Massillon, Ohio – Andrew A. Shonk, 36, of Massillon, was charged with receiving and possessing visual depictions of minors engaged in sexually explicit conduct. The indictment charges that from March 2013 through February 20, 2018, Shonk knowingly received numerous computer files which contained visual depictions of real minors engaged in sexually explicit conduct.  The indictment also … Continue reading Ohio News: Massillon, Andrew Shonk indicted on child pornography charges

New Jersey News: Bergen County, New Jersey Man, Stephen Hallett Sentenced to 63 Months in Prison for Purchasing Live Webcam Shows of Child Sexual Abuse

NEWARK, N.J. – A Wallington, New Jersey, man was sentenced today to 63 months in prison for purchasing live child sex shows from individuals overseas, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Stephen Hallett, 67, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Kevin McNulty to an information charging him with receipt of child pornography. Judge McNulty imposed … Continue reading New Jersey News: Bergen County, New Jersey Man, Stephen Hallett Sentenced to 63 Months in Prison for Purchasing Live Webcam Shows of Child Sexual Abuse

New Mexico News: Previously Convicted Sex Offender, James Highfield from Albuquerque Arraigned on Federal Child Pornography Charges

If Convicted, James Highfield Faces Enhanced Penalty of Statutory Mandatory Minimum of 35 Years to Life Imprisonment Due to Prior Sex Offense Convictions; Prosecution Brought Under Project Safe Childhood ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – James Highfield, 63, of Albuquerque, N.M., was arraigned this morning in federal court on an indictment charging him with child pornography offenses and … Continue reading New Mexico News: Previously Convicted Sex Offender, James Highfield from Albuquerque Arraigned on Federal Child Pornography Charges

Louisiana News: Tickfaw Man, VERNON SWEENEY Sentenced for Possession of Child Pornography

Tickfaw, Louisiana – VERNON SWEENEY, JR. (“SWEENEY”), age 52, of Tickfaw, Louisiana, was sentenced today for possession of child pornography, announced United States Attorney Duane A. Evans. On October 12, 2017, law enforcement officers with the Louisiana State Police and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Homeland Security Investigations, arrested SWEENEY during the execution of … Continue reading Louisiana News: Tickfaw Man, VERNON SWEENEY Sentenced for Possession of Child Pornography

Washington News: Spokane Valley Man, James Andrew Joy Sentenced to 15 Years for Attempted Production of Child Pornography

Spokane ,Wn. – Joseph H. Harrington, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced that James Andrew Joy, age 29, of Spokane Valley, Washington, was sentenced today after having pleaded guilty on April 11, 2018, to Attempted Production of Child Pornography.  Chief United States District Judge Thomas O. Rice sentenced Joy to a … Continue reading Washington News: Spokane Valley Man, James Andrew Joy Sentenced to 15 Years for Attempted Production of Child Pornography

Idaho Attorney General Investigators Arrest Jeffrey B. Schreck for Alleged Sexual Exploitation of a Child

Boise, ID (STL.News) Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden has announced investigators with his Idaho Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Unit arrested a Boise man Tuesday, February 27, 2018 for alleged Sexual Exploitation of a Child. 61-year-old Jeffrey B. Schreck was booked into the Ada County Jail following his arrest.  The ICAC investigation began after a … Continue reading Idaho Attorney General Investigators Arrest Jeffrey B. Schreck for Alleged Sexual Exploitation of a Child