Stories tagged: child pornography
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 6:46 p.m.
Child porn conviction upheld in youth sexting case
A Spokane youth who texted a picture of his genitals to a woman can be convicted under the state laws against child pornography even though he is the child involved, …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
Three elderly Seattle brothers in court on child porn charges
Three elderly brothers facing child pornography charges are due to be arraigned in a Seattle courtroom.
Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 8:03 a.m.
Elderly Seattle brothers arrested in child sex case
Three elderly brothers have been arrested in Seattle for allegedly possessing images of child-sex abuse with police still investigating them.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Registered sex offender in Medical Lake arrested for possessing several images of child pornography
A registered sex offender was arrested Tuesday and charged with having several images of child pornography on his phones.
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 9:05 a.m.
Orofino man arrested on child porn charges
An Orofino man was arrested Wednesday and charged with five felony counts of possession of sexually exploitative material.
Sat., July 29, 2017, 2:41 p.m.
Teacher booked in sexting case with Burbank teen
A Kennewick elementary school teacher was arrested Thursday for allegedly possessing child pornography in a case involving a Walla Walla County student, officials said.
UPDATED: Tue., July 25, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
Bonners Ferry man gets five years for child pornography possession
A Bonners Ferry man was sentenced to five years in federal prison Tuesday after previously pleading guilty to possession of child pornography.
Tue., July 11, 2017, 3:58 p.m.
Steven Powell released from custody in Washington
Authorities in Washington say the father-in-law of a Utah woman who went missing in 2009 has been released early from prison after serving time for possession of child pornography.
Thu., July 6, 2017, 9:04 a.m.
Child porn case could have hundreds of victims, police say
Northern Idaho investigators say there may be hundreds of victims linked with a child pornography case recently uncovered.
Wed., June 14, 2017, 8:38 a.m.
Washington man ordered to federal prison for producing child porn
A Burbank, Washington, man was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in federal prison for producing child pornography.
Fri., May 5, 2017, 5 a.m.
Former Spokane school bus driver gets 60 years in prison for filming his sexual abuse of three boys
Monsters are imaginary creatures that lurk in the dark, just out of sight. But Dan W. Streetman, according to an Assistant U.S. Attorney, became a real life “bogeyman.”
Wed., April 26, 2017, 8:15 a.m.
Inmates distributed child porn inside prison, prosecutors say
Prosecutors say five inmates serving sentences for child pornography used contraband cellphones and removable storage cards to share child pornography inside the prison.
Mon., April 24, 2017, 10:57 a.m.
California beauty pageant winner pleads guilty to child porn
A former winner of California’s Mrs. Orange County beauty pageant has pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography and lewd acts with a child.
Thu., April 20, 2017, 10:10 a.m.
No prison time for anesthesiologist in child porn case
A Montana anesthesiologist has been given a deferred sentence after pleading guilty to possessing videos depicting the sexual abuse of children.
Tue., April 18, 2017, 11:38 a.m.
International child porn chat network broken up, Spain says
An international law enforcement crackdown on a network that allegedly distributed child pornography via the popular online chat application WhatsApp resulted in the arrests of more than three dozen people …
Fri., March 31, 2017, 10:04 a.m.
Indiana police investigating sex abuse video posted online
Northern Indiana police say a number of people have viewed and shared on social media a video showing “heinous” sexual abuse of a high school student.
Tue., March 28, 2017, 9:51 a.m.
Caldwell man gets 40 years for child porn, sex abuse
A Caldwell, Idaho, man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for making child pornography and sexually abusing a minor.
Wed., March 22, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Phone found on Holmes Elementary playground contained child pornography
Police are investigating a phone filled with child pornography found on the playground at Holmes Elementary School in north Spokane last month.
Wed., March 22, 2017, 9:46 a.m.
Seattle-area youth bowling coach facing child porn charge
A youth bowling coach from the Seattle area has been charged with possessing images of child pornography that show him sexually abusing one of his team members.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
Moscow man convicted of child porn could get probation instead of prison
Judge John R. Stegner may consider a sentence even more lenient than one agreed upon in a plea deal for a Moscow man who admitted possessing child pornography.
Thu., March 16, 2017, 7:16 a.m.
Pasco rapist met girls on Facebook, now going to federal prison for child porn
A Pasco man with a history of preying on teen girls through Facebook will spend 20 years in federal prison for having naked pictures of the minors on his cellphone.
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Former Grand Coulee vice principal gets 7 years for child pornography conviction
A former vice principal from an elementary school in Grand Coulee, Wash., was sentenced Monday to seven years in federal prison after previously pleading guilty to receiving child pornography.
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 12:31 p.m.
Washington University dean of students facing porn charge
A dean of students at Washington University in St. Louis has been indicted on federal child pornography charge, the U.S. attorney’s office in St. Louis said Monday.
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 11:18 a.m.
Microsoft workers say reviewing graphic content caused PTSD
Two former Microsoft workers are claiming their work reviewing abuse, child pornography and other graphic material flagged for removal caused them post-traumatic stress disorder.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 11:04 a.m.
Army colonel sentenced to 12 years in child pornography case
A colonel who once headed the U.S. Army’s strategic war gaming division sobbed and apologized Wednesday before being sentenced to 12 years for receipt and distribution of child pornography.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 7:59 a.m.
Caldwell mom pleads guilty in Amber Alert case
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 9:24 a.m.
University of Idaho student facing child porn charges may have left country
A 23-year-old Moscow man who is facing 11 felony counts of sexual exploitation of a child may have left the country, according to his attorneys.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 8:19 a.m.
Man accused of possessing child porn fails to show up for court appearance
A 23-year-old Moscow man who is facing 11 felony counts of sexual exploitation of a child did not appear in court for his scheduled status conference Thursday morning.
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 8:41 p.m.
Judge has ‘ethical and legal’ concerns over FBI’s massive child-porn sting
TACOMA – A federal judge said he has “ethical and legal” concerns over the Department of Justice’s decision to take control of a child-pornography bulletin board and allow the distribution …
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 3:29 p.m.
Rathdrum man given 6 years in prison for having child pornography
A Rathdrum man was sentenced Tuesday to six years in prison for downloading child pornography.