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01/28/2011
Harlingen, TX
Child Exploitation
Five south Texas men, who were convicted of sexual offences against children, were arrested this week by officers with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) in an operation targeting convicted criminal aliens.
06/24/2011
Harlingen, TX
Child Exploitation
Edwin Rodriguez was arrested on Wednesday charged with sexually abusing a woman who was detained at the Willacy Detention Center (WDC), an ICE-contracted detention facility in Raymondville, Texas. The case was investigated by U.S. ICE's Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) in Harlingen, Texas.
05/11/2014
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
A 19-year-old Carlisle man was charged with child pornography possession and abusive sexual contact with a child under the age of 12 following an investigation led by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI). Zackary Adam Knight was charged in a criminal complaint filed May 9 in U.S. District Court in Harrisburg.
12/15/2011
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
According to U.S. Attorney Peter J. Smith, Middle District of Pennsylvania, a federal grand jury indicted Michael Savageau, 30, of Lewisberry, Pa., for possession of child pornography. The indictment was sealed pending Savageau?
09/23/2011
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Mark Anthony Permenter was sentenced Friday to 30 years in federal prison for production and distribution of child pornography from an investigation conducted by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI). Permenter had contact with an undercover postal inspector and sent him a sample of his child pornography via the Internet.
06/10/2014
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Zackary Adam Knight of Carlisle, was charged in a four-count indictment filed by a Grand Jury in Harrisburg. If convicted of all offenses, Knight faces a maximum possible sentence of life in prison and fines up to $1,000,000.
01/25/2011
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
The grand jury alleges that Jonathan Binns of Shenandoah, Pa., produced images of child pornography and used a computer to download and distribute images of child pornography between February and October 2010.
09/08/2014
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Randy Coleman, Jr., 32, formerly of Pittston and his co-conspirators, including Gregory Boone, who pleaded guilty last week, admitted to participating in a scheme to use minor females to engage in prostitution.
03/26/2013
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Robert Lee Raeder Jr. of Tamaqua, Pa., was charged Tuesday with producing and possessing child pornography between January 2001 and December 2012.
12/13/2017
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation

Hakeem James Hughes, 28, allegedly coerced and enticed a minor to engage in sex acts for the purpose of making visual images of those acts in Feb. and April 2014. The two-count indictment charges Hughes with production of child pornography on separate dates.

03/26/2013
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Jeremy Joseph Box, 29, of Hazleton City, Pa., was charged by a federal grand jury with allegedly committing the offenses between 2011 and 2013. Box was taken into custody Dec. 6, 2012, on related state charges.
06/20/2012
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Jonathan Binns of Shenandoah, Pa., was sentenced Wednesday to 25 years in prison for production of child pornography. This case was investigated by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI). Binns admitted that he took sexually explicit photographs and videos of two minor children in 2010, uploaded the child pornography to a computer...
05/08/2012
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Michael Strausbaugh, 31, was sentenced to 45 years in prison, followed by a lifetime of supervised release. He was also fined $3,500. His wife, Rebecca Strausbaugh, 33, was sentenced to 15 years in prison followed by five years of supervised releases. She was fined $1,200.
02/07/2014
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
David H. Scanlan III, 38, is charged with distributing child pornography over the Internet between May and June 2011. He has surrendered his medical license.
07/14/2015
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Justin Strait, 26, from Scranton, Pennsylvania allegedly conspired with others to use a minor female to engage in prostitution at various motels in Lackawanna and Luzerne Counties during February through August 2014.
06/25/2014
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Travis Humphrey, 26, of Wilkes-Barre, pleaded guilty to the charge before U.S. District Judge Robert D. Mariani.
12/28/2016
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation

Colonel Robert J. Rice, 58 was arrested in May 2014 following an HSI led investigation of his online activities.  In May 2016, following a five-day jury trial, Rice was found guilty for knowingly possessing child pornography from Aug. 2010 through Jan. 29, 2013, and receiving and distributing child pornography through the internet from Jan. 23, 2013 through Jan. 28, 2013.

03/21/2013
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Jeffrey Schmutzler, 42, of Fayettesville, Pa., a teacher in the Chambersburg School District, is charged with distribution and receipt of material involving the sexual exploitation of minors.
05/13/2014
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
A federal grand jury in Harrisburg Wednesday indicted a U.S. Army colonel for possession and distribution of child pornography over the Internet. Colonel Robert J. Rice, 56, of Carlisle, is stationed at the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle.
08/10/2011
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
Christopher J. Stephani, 41, of Columbia Crossroads, Pa., used a computer to download and distribute more than 800 images and 35 movies of child pornography between 2008 and March 4, 2010.
12/01/2014
Harrisburg, PA
Child Exploitation
According to court records, Harold Schrader allegedly possessed child pornography on a computer, and allegedly participated through willful blindness in a fraud scheme involving soliciting overseas loans that were never repaid.
02/06/2018
Harrisonburg, VA
Child Exploitation

James Daniel Arbaugh, 40, faces a maximum statutory penalty of up to 30 years in prison and/or a fine of up to $250,000.

11/17/2014
Hartford, CT
Child Exploitation
Joseph Rajkumar, 44, formerly of Farmington, pleaded guilty Nov. 18 in Hartford federal court to one count of attempted receipt of child pornography. The charge stems from Rajkumar's sexual relationship with a student while he was a teacher at Miss Porter's School in Farmington.
04/17/2015
Hartford, CT
Child Exploitation
Ryan Harding, 29, of Woodstock, was sentenced April. 17, by U.S. District Judge Michael P. Shea in Hartford to 144 months of imprisonment, followed by 15 years of supervised release, for receiving and possessing child pornography.

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