CHILD PORNOGRAPHY, POSSESSION OR DISTRIBUTION OF CHILD SEXUALLY ABUSIVE MATERIAL

Charges relating to child pornography are on the rise. Law enforcement is usually notified via an alert regarding a file sharing service. If a filing sharing service is used by people peddling child porn and you are on it, you may get a knock of your door from law enforcement.

Typically they watch a person’s online activity for several months before moving in. The the cops come to the door they actually not idea what they will find but they are determined to find something.

Surprisingly, many people charged with child porn have little to no criminal record prior to these charges. And if they do, the crimes are often not sex crimes.

Most people who are charged with child porn have never had a criminal sexual conduct charge and most people charged with criminal sexual conduct have not interest in child porn. There is some over lap, but they two types of people are different.