A federal judge has ordered that Alexander Hillel Treisman remain in prison after he was arrested on child pornography charges in North Carolina. The federal judge cites Treisman as a danger to communities after his van and car were found with multiple firearms.
A Georgia, Mableton man has been sentenced on Tuesday to 40 years in prison for the sexual exploitation and coercion of 150 girls. According to KTLA5, 25-year-old Benjamin Jenkins was convicted on January 16 for nine counts of producing child pornography and three counts for distributing it. Jenkins will be on supervised release and will have to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life, explains The New York Post.
Jeremiah “Jerry” Harris, a star of Netflix’s hit docuseries Cheer, was formally charged Thursday for allegedly producing child pornography. On Friday, Harris’ former Cheer teammates spoke out after his arrest by releasing statements on their respective social media accounts.
Watkins was suspected of molesting a 6-month-old baby on video and spreading it through social media. Two women have come forward with video evidence and said when they received the video they recognized the perpetrator as Watkins and knew who the mother of the baby was.
Watkins now faces multiple felony charges including allegedly committing lewd acts to a child, manufacturing child pornography, and distributing child pornography to at least two women.
Two North Texas men were charged on Sept. 1 for child exploitation crimes. David Pettigrew, a 48-year-old pastor, and Chad Michael Rider, a 46-year-old, have been charged with in an indictment returned by a grand jury with conspiring to sexually exploit children. Pettigrew faces additional charges for transporting child pornography.
A Baltimore City police sergeant is suspended without pay after he pleaded guilty to a federal child pornography charge.
The language at a small graduation ceremony inside a federal office building in Washington Friday morning was militaristic: Fighting. Frontlines. Enemies. War.