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Court: Men Charged With Child Pornography

Court: Men Charged With Child Pornography

Two people were charged today [Sept 21] in Magistrates Court with offences involving child pornography. A 40-year-old guest worker was charged with eight counts involving accessing child pornography. The offenses were said to involve thousands of images, and said to have occurred on dates between February 2014 and December 2017. The defendant was not... Read more of this article

Court: Man Charged With Child Pornography

Court: Man Charged With Child Pornography

A 25-year-old man was charged today in Magistrates Court with child pornography and offenses related to “making unwarranted demands of individuals.” The man, who cannot be named at this stage for legal reasons, was not required to enter a plea as the matter must be heard in the Supreme Court. He was charged with multiple counts, including... Read more of this article

Court: Man Charged With Accessing Child Porn

Court: Man Charged With Accessing Child Porn

[Written by Don Burgess] A man who is facing multiple counts of accessing child pornography had his arraignment pushed back for the second consecutive day. Yesterday, the man’s lawyer was not on the island, and, today the lawyer asked for it to be pushed back as he needs to review the indictments. The man, who cannot be named for legal reasons at... Read more of this article

IWF Reporting Portal For Child Abuse Images

IWF Reporting Portal For Child Abuse Images

A number of British Overseas Territories — including Bermuda — are today launching dedicated IWF Reporting Portals to allow people to report images and videos of child abuse safely and anonymously. A police spokesperson said, “In an historic announcement today, Bermuda launches a dedicated IWF Reporting Portal, to allow web users to... Read more of this article

Police: Child Pornography Images Circulating

Police: Child Pornography Images Circulating

[Updated] The police said they are aware of “inappropriate videos of persons in compromising and vulnerable states that are circulating” saying “a few of these individuals may be under the age of consent” so the images are classified as child pornography, and anyone in possession of them, or who forwards them on in any format... Read more of this article

Child Porn: Man Arrested After Leaving Island

Child Porn: Man Arrested After Leaving Island

According to the U.S. authorities, a 60-year-old man was arrested in Baltimore last week after arriving on a flight from Bermuda. He was arrested on an outstanding arrest warrant from Pennsylvania on child pornography charges, and has been turned over to Maryland Transportation Authority Police. The U.S. authorities said that U.S. Customs and Border... Read more of this article

Advisory: Distribution Of Child Abuse Images

Advisory: Distribution Of Child Abuse Images

The police issued a warning today [Nov 14], saying there has been an increase in sexually explicit/child abuse images being passed around via electronic means. Inspector Mark Clarke, Officer in Charge of the Vulnerable Persons Unit said: “In 2012 there has been an increase in sexually explicit images being passed around the island via various electronic... Read more of this article

Police: Do Not Distribute ‘Objectionable Images’

Police: Do Not Distribute ‘Objectionable Images’

The police have issued a warning about “distributing objectionable images of persons” via cell phone and/or social media, saying anyone found with such images may be arrested. A statement from the police said: “The Bermuda Police Service would once again like to make the public aware that distributing objectionable images of persons... Read more of this article

Man Charged: Accessing Child Porn

Man Charged: Accessing Child Porn

A 21-year-old man – who cannot be named for legal reasons – pleaded not guilty to four charges of accessing child pornography in Magistrates Court this morning [Dec.20]. One alleged offence was said to have taken place on 23rd May 2011, the remaining three were alleged to have occurred on 6th July 2011. He was represented by defence lawyer... Read more of this article

Guilty: Sexual Exploitation & Child Pornography

Guilty: Sexual Exploitation & Child Pornography

A 47-year-old man – who cannot be named for legal reasons – pleaded guilty to a number of charges involving sexual exploitation of a young person and child pornography at this morning’s [Nov.1] Supreme Court monthly arraignment session. He pleaded guilty to five charges involving the sexual exploitation of a young person as well as a number... Read more of this article

Man Appears on Child Pornography Charges

Man Appears on Child Pornography Charges

In this morning’s [Feb 1] Supreme Court monthly arraignment session a 43-year-old man appeared in relation to fourteen counts of accessing child pornography and one count of making child pornography. The man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, pleaded not guilty and was represented by lawyer Elizabeth Christopher. Related StoriesCourt:... Read more of this article