Washington State Patrol on Monday announced that officers working on a task force investigatingchild sexual abuse had recently arrested 26 men on suspicion of crimes ranging from child rape topossession of child pornography.
The Operation Net Nanny sting was organized by the state police Missing and Exploited ChildrenTask Force. Officers working on the task force used the internet to communicate with men interestedin exploiting children. The men were arrested when they went to meet the undercover officers inperson.
Of the 26 men arrested, five had access to children at risk of being