child pornography

Bond Set at $5 million for Suspect in Videotaped Child Sexual Assault

An Elmore County Judge set bond Wednesday at $5 million for child sex assault suspect, 44-year-old Germaine Moore; $1 million for each count. The charges against him include rape in the 1st degree, facilitating travel to meet a child for sex, and 3 counts of traveling to meet a child for sex. Authorities say Moore is seen on video sexually…

Dozens Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

Dozens of people from Alabama and Georgia have been arrested on child exploitation charges including one person from the river region. The arrests come after a joint operation between authorities in Alabama and Georgia. In all, 31 people were taken into custody, including 11 in Alabama. The following is the official press release from the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency: ‘Operation…

Troy Man Sentenced to 17 Years for Receipt of Child Pornography

Douglas Edward Hale ,39, a resident of Troy, Alabama, was sentenced Thursday, July 21, 2016, to 210 months (17 ½ years) in federal prison for receipt of child pornography, announced George L. Beck, Jr., United States Attorney for the Middle District of Alabama. Hale had previously pleaded guilty to one count of receipt of child pornography on March 11, 2016. A receipt of child…

Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Child Pornography Charges

William Ray George,46, was sentenced to 84 months in federal prison for receipt of child pornography, announced George L. Beck, Jr., United States Attorney for the Middle District of Alabama. In August of 2015, George pled guilty to receiving child pornography. The conviction stemmed from George’s collection of child pornography that contained images and videos of child sexual abuse. George received the child pornography…

Ex-Soccer Coach Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography

A former north Alabama volunteer soccer coach already facing a 30-year sentence on human trafficking charges has pleaded guilty to producing child pornography in a neighboring county. Multiple news outlets reported Monday that 59-year-old David Jacob Barrow was given a 30-year sentence in Marshall County, which will run concurrent with a 30-year sentence he was given last week in Madison…

Alabama Man Indicted on Child Pornography Charges

Prosecutors say an Alabama man has been indicted after being accused of producing child pornography involving four minors over the course of eight years. U.S. Attorney Joyce White and Justice Department’s Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell announced Wednesday that 53-year-old Gregory Jerome Lee was indicted on charges of child pornography, conspiracy to advertise child pornography and conspiracy to distribute…