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A Strasburg man was charged Saturday after failing to register a username with the sex offender database. Read more

Virginia children’s entertainer charged with having child porn

A children’s entertainer who performs under the name Mr. Knick Knack is out on bail after having been charged with possessing child pornography. Read more

Virginia Beach man sentenced to 4 years for possessing child porn

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A Virginia Beach man was sentenced to 4 years in prison this week.

Jeffrey Dirocco, 58, pleaded guilty to ten counts of possession of child pornography. His sentence includes four years of active imprisonment, with an additional 11 years suspended. Read more

State police seek help identifying victims in child pornography investigation

The Northern Virginia – Washington, D.C. Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force is seeking the public’s help with identifying additional victims of a Manassas man arrested on child pornography and solicitation charges. Read more

Sheriff’s Office: Ryan M. Champlin Indicted on Child Pornography Charges

On January 11, 2019 the Orange County Sheriff’s Office received information from The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children on a possible child pornography case that was occurring in Orange County. Read more

Loudoun County man sentenced to 11 yrs for child pornography

A Loudoun County man was sentenced Feb. 22 to 11 years in prison on two counts of distribution of child pornography and seven counts of possession of child pornography.

Danero Jason Howard, 41, was convicted of the charges in February 2018.

Loudoun County Circuit Court Judge Jeanette A. Irby handed down the sentence.

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MWAA police officer charged with soliciting sex from a minor

A Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority police officer is facing two charges for allegedly soliciting sex from a minor online. The online minor was actually a detective from the FCPD Child Exploitation Unit. Read more

Roanoke man pleads guilty to soliciting a minor online in Rockingham County

Jarett Henshaw, 36, pleaded guilty to the felony charge, and he will now serve seven years in prison, with five years of probation.

Henshaw was arrested on March 27, 2018, by Virginia State Police  Read more

Man allegedly gave teenage girl marijuana for sex

Fauquier sheriff’s deputies Friday night charged a 46-year-old Bealeton man for allegedly giving marijuana to and engaging in sexual activity with a teenage girl. Read more