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Los Altos Man Who Photographed Kids Accused Of Child Porn

San Mateo police arrested a Los Altos man on child pornography charges this week after he was seen hanging around gymnastics classes taking photos of young children with his mobile phone.

03/29/2013

Nathan Forsteel

South Bay School Teacher Accused Of Child Porn Hospitalized After Overdose

An elementary school teacher arrested on child pornography charges Wednesday was taken to a hospital after apparently attempting suicide in his San Jose home Thursday afternoon, police said.

03/14/2013

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Facebook Takes Prominent Role In Effort To Stop Child Porn

With 300 million photographs uploaded everyday, Facebook faces a daunting task of stopping pedophiles from sharing child pornography, but they’ve come up with some high-tech solutions.

01/14/2013

Alex Bursch (Contra Costa Co. Sheriff's Office)

Former East Bay School Teacher, Swim Coach Sentenced For Child Porn

A former teacher at a Pittsburg elementary school has been sentenced in federal court in Oakland to four years and nine months in prison for possession of child pornography.

11/30/2012

(Clockwise from upper left) Guillermo Escandon-Aguilar, Alexis Zhong Wang, Jaime Rodriguez, Juan Martinez (San Francisco Police Dept.)

4 Arrested In San Francisco Child Porn Sting

Four people were arrested in San Francisco on suspicion of possessing child pornography when authorities served search warrants throughout the city Tuesday morning, a police spokesman said.

11/14/2012

Larry Brinkin

Prominent SF Gay Rights Activist Charged With Distributing Child Porn

A former employee of the San Francisco Human Rights Commission was charged with multiple felony counts of possessing and distributing child pornography, District Attorney George Gascon said.

09/26/2012

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3 Arrested In Contra Costa County Child Porn Bust

An ongoing investigation led to the arrests Wednesday of three Eastern Contra Costa County men on suspicion of child pornography possession, a Brentwood police sergeant said Thursday.

08/16/2012

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Warrants Served In Huge South Bay Child Porn Sweep

Police executed 20 search warrants throughout Santa Clara County on Thursday in what authorities described as the largest sweep of child pornography suspects Northern California has ever seen.

07/19/2012

Larry Brinkin

Prominent SF Gay Rights Activist Arrested On Child Porn Charges

San Francisco police arrested gay rights activist Larry Brinkin on Friday on charges that he had images of children as young as a year-old engaging in sex acts with adults. The 66-year-old has been for investigation of felony possession of child pornography.

06/26/2012

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Santa Clara County Ramps Up Child Porn Crackdown

At any given time, the county has close to two-dozen warrants ready to be served on suspects accused of peddling child pornography.

06/18/2012

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