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09/13/2013
Ft. Myers, FL
Child Exploitation
According to the plea agreement, on Jan. 31, Charles Allen Nave III, 39, knowingly distributed child pornography over the Internet to an undercover agent he met in an online chat room.
09/12/2013
Detroit, MI
Child Exploitation
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Mark Robert Austin was arrested Friday afternoon without incident by HSI and FBI special agents along with officers from the Michigan State Police in the Flint, Mich., area after numerous tips from the public were called in to the ICE tip line. Following the national and regional publicity generated by the app’s announcement, several members of the public called in tips indicating known areas Austin frequented.
09/16/2013
Corpus Christi, TX
Child Exploitation
Harley Michael Peterson, 23, admitted that he began communicating with a child he knew to be 15 years old starting April 1 and continuing through Aug. 4, 2012.
09/16/2013
Laredo, TX
Child Exploitation
On Monday, Jorge Valadez, 53, a Laredo high school teacher, was charged by U.S. Magistrate Judge Guillermo R. Garcia with receiving and distributing child pornography via the Internet.
09/10/2013
Philadelphia, PA
Child Exploitation
HSI Philadelphia received information from the Pennsylvania Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force alleging Van N. Epps, 36, of Philadelphia, was involved in distributing and receiving child pornography via the Internet.
09/16/2013
San Jose, CA
Child Exploitation
Stephen Lewis, 21, of Oceanside, Calif., was taken into custody Saturday by Morgan Hill Police detectives and HSI special agents.
09/16/2013
Boston, MA
Child Exploitation
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According to the agreed upon statement of facts, Geoffrey Portway, 40, engaged in numerous chats with many individuals about a mutual interest in abducting, raping, murdering and eating children. Many of these conversations were accompanied by the trading of child pornography.
09/18/2013
Phoenix, AZ
Child Exploitation
Billy Dewayne Mills, 34, of Tucson, was sentenced Tuesday in federal court, after pleading guilty March 7 to knowingly accessing child pornography. In addition to the prison term, Curtis will be subject to lifetime supervised release with stringent conditions, including registration as a sex offender.
09/16/2013
Trenton, NJ
Child Exploitation
Richard J. Simone, 23, of Acworth, Ga., faces up to 30 years in prison and a $250,000 fine for traveling to have sexual contact with a minor. He faces between five and 20 years and a $250,000 fine for distributing child pornography.
09/18/2013
Wilmington, DE
Child Exploitation
According to court documents, the CNCPO executed a search warrant on a child pornography website server and identified more than 900 United States-based users of the website. The CNCPO provided the identities of these users to HSI. Jason Jay Mills, 36, of Wilmington, was identified as on those users. HSI conducted similar investigations of the identified individuals across the United States.
09/19/2013
Orlando, FL
Child Exploitation
According to the evidence presented at the sentencing hearing, Alexander Lee, 31, used a peer-to-peer program to download child pornography.
09/23/2013
Alexandria, VA
Child Exploitation
Richard Creech used a peer-to-peer file sharing program to collect and share child pornography videos, including numerous videos of children between 5 and 12 years old being raped and sexually abused.
09/23/2013
Fresno, CA
Child Exploitation
Samuel Joseph Gueydan, A Fresno-area man who was found to have more than 900,000 images of child pornography on his computer, was sentenced Monday to nine years in prison, following a probe by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the Clovis Police Department.
09/23/2013
San Diego, CA
Child Exploitation
A former San Diego middle school teacher, Timothy James Hensley, was sentenced Monday to 70 months in federal prison on child pornography charges, following a probe by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).
09/24/2013
Washington, DC
Child Exploitation
A pilot program designed to train military veterans to help investigators conduct criminal investigations into child pornography and online child sexual exploitation was announced today in Washington by the multi-agency team that established the project.
09/23/2013
Bismarck, ND
Child Exploitation
Michelle Laducer, 38, of Rolla, N.D., pleaded guilty June 17 to two counts of sexually exploiting a minor.
09/25/2013
Rochester, NY
Child Exploitation
Michael J. Rolfe of Gates, N.Y., took a child who was less than 12 years old on a trip from Rochester to locations in Texas in August 2012 while he was employed as a long distance truck driver. Rolfe engaged in sexual acts with the child while traveling outside of New York.
09/25/2013
Denver, CO
Child Exploitation
Robert Arthur Brewster, in an online conversation with an undercover officer posing as a 13-year-old girl, admitted that he took sexually explicit pictures of a minor child under the age of 12 with whom he had access.
09/25/2013
Orlando, FL
Child Exploitation
According to court documents, on Nov. 10, Jason G. Aman, 30, used an Internet chat room to initiate contact with an undercover agent who he believed to be a 14-year-old girl.
09/25/2013
Albuquerque, NM
Child Exploitation
Lee Baca, of Albuquerque, was charged June 26 in a sealed 5-count indictment charging him with 3 counts of receiving, and 2 counts of possessing child pornography.
09/26/2013
Baltimore, MD
Child Exploitation
Harold Michael Nicol's computers and storage media were forensically examined and revealed that Nicol possessed more than 400 images of child pornography.
09/26/2013
Newark, NJ
Child Exploitation
Joshua Babilonia, 23, of Fair Lawn, appeared Thursday afternoon before U.S. Magistrate Judge Joseph A. Dickson in Newark federal court and was released on a $50,000 bond.
09/27/2013
San Juan, PR
Child Exploitation
HSI special agents arrested Gerardo V. Navarro-Rodriguez at his medical office in Caguas after an investigation revealed he allegedly induced, coerced and enticed at least one 17-year-old male minor to engage in commercial sexual acts.
09/26/2013
San Jose, CA
Child Exploitation
James Joseph Carothers, a Bay Area man identified as part of a global child pornography probe spearheaded by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), was convicted Wednesday following a weeklong trial in state court.
10/03/2013
Urbana, IL
Child Exploitation
Parrish Kappes, 47, of Tuscola, Ill., was convicted Oct. 2 in the Central District of Illinois.

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