Former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle was sentenced to nearly 16 years in prison Thursday for allegedly trading in child pornography and having sex with underage prostitutes.
He was also sentenced to lifetime supervision.
A Christian rock musician from Massachusetts will remain behind bars pending trial because the FBI contends thousands of downloaded images of child pornography were allegedly found on his computer.
A school psychologist who lives in Washington state but works in Delta, B.C. was stopped at the border and arrested by Homeland Security after it was alleged he downloaded child pornography images.
One of the two teens who face child pornography charges in relation to Rahtaeh Parsons, the 17-year-old who committed suicide after pictures of her allegedly being sexually assaulted were circulated, is now charged with threatening to kill her father.
Toronto police have arrested Hassan Steven Jarrar who now faces 10 charges in relation to luring and sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl. He had previously received a 15-year-sentence for beating a teen prostitute who was left in a coma.
The recent release by the L.A. Times of hiring documents from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department highlighted a seemingly growing problem in U.S. law enforcement agencies: those that commit sex crimes are finding their way into police agencies.
Twenty-eight men were taken into custody and face child porn charges and one child was rescued after a series of raids this week. One of those arrested is a custodian of an Ottawa elementary school.
Just nine days before his arrest in Indiana on child pornography charges, a former F.B.I. Agent “illegally” leaked classified information about a failed Al-Qaeda plot to the Associated Press, the Justice Department revealed Monday.
Although the video has been on the Internet since 2005, police throughout North America have been unable to identify the man seen abusing a little girl. RCMP in New Brunswick are now asking for the public's help.
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Walter Lee Williams, 64, a former University of Southern California professor, was arrested in Mexico and flown to Los Angeles Wednesday. He is accused of engaging in web-cam sex acts with underage boys in the Philippines and other crimes.
Facebook users were outraged when a child pornography video appeared in their news feeds. But some people who used social media to express their displeasure actually helped to further circulate the illegal video.
The 46-year-old mother of three was arrested after police in Hamilton, Ontario received information from the London Metropolitan Police in the U.K. The woman cannot be named to protect the identity of her children.