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September 24, 2014 at 5:27 PM

Ex-coach at The Bush School indicted on child-porn charges

A federal grand jury in Seattle has indicted the former cross-country ski coach at The Bush School on three child pornography-related charges and a single count of transportation of minors with intent to engage in criminal sexual activity after he allegedly hid a video camera in the room of a female student while in a ski…


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September 24, 2014 at 4:30 PM

Bonney Lake man pleads guilty to possession of child porn

A 45-year-old Bonney Lake man faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty this week in U.S. District Court to possessing and distributing child pornography, including a nearly six-minute video that shows the sexual abuse of an infant girl who was hung upside-down, beaten and tortured with ice and a lit candle. Kevin Gerald Heiland collected more…


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September 8, 2014 at 1:15 PM

Former Belfair PTA president gets 23 years in prison for child pornography

The former president of a Mason County elementary school PTA has been sentenced to 23 years in prison and a lifetime of supervised released after pleading guilty to four child-pornography charges in an investigation that turned up video of him raping an 8-year-old child in a school classroom. David Michael Navarro, 38, was arrested last year…


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July 18, 2014 at 4:15 PM

Seattle man sentenced to 15 years for distributing child porn

A 30-year-old Seattle man with prior convictions for child molestation was sentenced Friday to 15 years in federal prison for distributing child pornography, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office Joseph Edgar Brown was also sentenced to a lifetime of probation, prosecutors said. According to court documents, Brown was on probation after serving time for molesting two young…


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May 16, 2014 at 11:46 AM

20-year sentence for man who photographed Federal Way molestation

A felon who photographed himself repeatedly molesting a 10-year-old girl was sentenced today to 20 years in federal prison. Steven Maurice Williams, 43, of Seattle, also will have to register as a sex offender when he is released from prison. He was convicted in U.S. District Court in Seattle of production of child pornography and illegally possessing a gun….


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December 27, 2013 at 1:03 PM

Tenino man pleads guilty to child pornography

The Associated Press TACOMA — The U.S. Attorney’s Office says a Tenino man pleaded guilty Friday in federal court in Tacoma to possession of child pornography. As part of a plea agreement prosecutors are recommending a four-year priosn term when 47-year-old James Donald Mobley is sentenced in March. The U.S. Attorney’s Office says the former teacher at Tenino…


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July 15, 2013 at 3:35 PM

Kent attorney pleads guilty to child pornography charges

A suspended Washington attorney who had practiced family law in Kent has pleaded guilty in federal court to production, receipt and possession of child pornography, including thousands of photos and videos of nude young boys. David Scott Engle, 49, of Maple Valley, faces a mandatory-minimum 15-year prison term when he appears for sentencing before U.S. District Judge…


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January 9, 2013 at 11:05 AM

Social Security employee accused of viewing child porn at work

A 49-year-old employee of the Social Security Administration (SSA) has been arrested and charged with accessing child pornography at work, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Thomas Joseph Barrett, of Lynnwood, was arrested at the SSA’s Official of Disability Adjudication, where he worked as a senior case technician. He is expected to appear before a U.S. Magistrate…


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October 17, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Sultan woman pleads guilty to child molesting

The Associated Press EVERETT — A Sultan woman who appeared with a 7-year-old child in pornographic pictures pleaded guilty Tuesday in Snohomish County Superior Court to child molestation and sexual exploitation of a minor. Twenty-three-year-old Caitlin Ferry faces more than seven years in prison when she is sentenced Nov. 19 in Everett. The Daily Herald reports she’s the…


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June 25, 2012 at 1:21 PM

Snoqualmie substitute teacher facing child-porn charges

A 64-year-old substitute teacher in the Snoqualmie School District has been charged with two counts of first-degree possession of child pornography for allegedly viewing and saving sexually explicit images on his computers as well as erotic writings about killing and decapitating children, according to King County prosecutors. Theodore Bernstein of North Bend spent a little over an…


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