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November

United States Attorney’s Office Obtains Multi-Decade Sentences in Child Exploitation Cases

Spokane – On Wednesday, September 7, 2022, the United States Attorney’s Office obtained sentences of 20 and 15 years against two child exploitation defendants. Senior U.S. District Judge Rosanna Malouf Peterson sentenced Jessica Ann Barrington, 31, of Spokane, to 20 years in prison for sexually violating a three-year-old girl and sending images of that conduct to at least ten men she met online. Judge Peterson also sentenced Jason Dean Talbott, 44, of Spokane, to 15 years in prison for receiving child pornography in a secret lair that he created at

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02

November

Man Sentenced to 60 Years for Filming Rape of 7-Year-Old

A Rowlett man was sentenced Thursday to 60 years in federal prison for filming himself molesting a 7-year-old child, announced U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Chad E. Meacham.

Mark Alan Miller, 35, was indicted in June 2020 and pleaded guilty in March 2022 to two counts of production of child pornography. He was sentenced Thursday by U.S. District Judge Jane J. Boyle, who handed down the statutory maximum sentence. According to court documents, police were dispatched to the victim’s home on Jan. 12, 2020, after the victim’s father

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02

November

Kenel Man Indicted for Aggravated Sexual Abuse and Assault

 United States Attorney Alison J. Ramsdell announced that a Kennel, South Dakota, man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Aggravated Sexual Abuse by Force, Assault of an Intimate Partner by Strangulation and Suffocation, and Assault Resulting in Substantial Bodily Injury to an Intimate Partner. Rodd  Rankeen Rough Surface, age 45, was indicted in August of 2022.  He appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark A. Moreno on September 7, 2022, and pleaded not guilty to the Indictment. The maximum penalty upon conviction is up to life in federal

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02

November

Crisis: More than 180 educators, one a day, arrested for child sex crimes in first half of 2022 | #predators | #childpredators | #kids

A “serious child sex abuse problem” in the nation’s schools confirms the problem is real – and the numbers of victims are rising. Through May 13 of this year, 135 educators had been arrested for child sex crimes in the United States, according to an analysis by Fox News Digital.  But in a recent updated report, Fox News says the number of arrests rose by nearly 50 by the end of June – a total of 181 educators, for an average of one arrest every day.

The disturbing pattern has led figures such as Christopher Rufo, a

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08

July

Ghislaine Maxwell sentenced to 20 years in Epstein sex abuse case

Dylan Stableford

Ghislaine Maxwell, the socialite who was convicted late last year of helping financier Jeffrey Epstein sexually abuse underage girls, was sentenced on Tuesday to 20 years in prison. “A sentence of 240 months is sufficient and no graver than necessary,” U.S. District Judge Alison J. Nathan said while issuing the verdict. Nathan addressed those gathered inside the federal courthouse in Lower Manhattan, including Maxwell and some of her victims. “Ms. Maxwell directly and repeatedly and over the course of many years participated in a horrific scheme,” Nathan said. “Ms.

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08

July

Police: Norwood day care worker arrested for child pornography; 12-year-old victim attended facility

By: News 12 Staff

Police say a Norwood day care worker was arrested on child pornography charges and that one child at the facility was a victim.

The NYPD says Silfredo Castillo Martinez worked at Lina’s Garden Day Care for more than 10 years before he was arrested earlier this month.

Valles says her two sons, ages 5 and 9, attended the day care at 3525 Decatur Ave. for years and never had any complaints.

“It was great, I had no problem with them. And I asked them, and they said nothing happened with

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