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November 4, 2017
Jamestown man sentenced on child porn charges
A Jamestown man was sentenced to 22 years in federal prison on pornography charges Friday in U.S. District Court in Fargo.Alexander McManus, 56, will be on supervised release for life after his release from prison. McManus pleaded guilty in June to one count of receiving materials...
November 4, 2017 - 12:44pm
November 12, 2016
‘You will get caught’: JPD uses technology in child porn cases
Advances in technology and increased awareness have improved the success of investigations of child pornography by the Jamestown Police Department,...
November 12, 2016 - 7:53am
September 7, 2016
U.K. man sentenced to 12 years for sharing porn images of Fargo girl
FARGO — A Welshman has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after sharing pornographic images of a 13-year-old Fargo girl that were accessed online more than 20,000 times. Simon William Riley, 21, of Swansea, Wales, pleaded guilty to sexual exploitation of a minor, receipt...
September 7, 2016 - 6:42am
August 22, 2016
Florida man in hacking probe gets 42 years in prison for child porn
A Florida private investigator was sentenced to 42 years in prison on Monday for using a minor to produce child pornography, which was discovered after authorities searched his computers following his arrest last year for hacking a global charity.Timothy Sedlak, 43, was sentenced...
August 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 9, 2016
Child porn sentence upheld for former Subway pitchman
A U.S. appeals court in Chicago on Thursday upheld former Subway sandwich pitchman Jared Fogle's 15-1/2-year prison sentence for child pornography....
June 9, 2016 - 8:00pm
June 4, 2016
'Glee' star Mark Salling pleads not guilty to child porn charges
Actor Mark Salling, who had a supporting role as a high school athlete-turned-singer in the TV series "Glee," pleaded not guilty on Friday to...
June 4, 2016 - 12:00am
March 22, 2016
Man sentenced for child pornography
BISMARCK — A Dickinson man has been sentenced to 13 years and eight months in federal prison for possession of materials involving the sexual exploitation of minors Monday at U.S. District Court, a statement read. Eric Schrum, 38, was convicted of amassing a collection of more than...
March 22, 2016 - 7:20am
December 4, 2015
Man sentenced on child pornography charges
A 32-year-old Missouri man was was sentenced to 14 years in prison on Nov. 30 for receipt of child pornograhy charges in U.S. District Court for North Dakota. Judge Ralph R. Erickson also sentenced Billy Wynn Jr. to serve 20 years supervised release and to pay a $200 special assessment...
December 4, 2015 - 8:34am
November 27, 2015
N.D. man sentenced on pornography charges
An Emerado, N.D., man was sentenced Tuesday for child pornography charges, according to U.S. Attorney Christopher C. Myers. U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson sentenced Christopher Halligan, 47, to eight years in prison for one count of receipt of materials containing child pornography...
November 27, 2015 - 7:24am
November 6, 2015
Child porn search results in Grand Forks man's arrest
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks man was arrested Wednesday after law enforcement carried out three separate search warrants here looking for child pornography. Melbourne Michael Anderson, 26, was arrested and charged Wednesday with possession of child porn, a Class C felony, in Grand...
November 6, 2015 - 8:14am
November 4, 2015
UND cop arrested on child pornography charge
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A University of North Dakota police officer was arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of possessing child pornography, UND...
November 4, 2015 - 12:13pm
October 31, 2015
Neighbors witnessed surveillance, a search warrant and were questioned by authorities
ANNANDALE, Minn. -- Just a block from Annandale Middle School, in a neighborhood full of children, stands the home of Dan Heinrich, who was charged...
October 31, 2015 - 7:43am
August 7, 2015
Former police officer faces child pornography charges
FARGO—A former police officer, who worked at various agencies in central and western North Dakota, is facing child pornography charges in Cass County District Court. Mark David Wallevand, 42, of Fargo was charged Wednesday with a felony count of promoting a sexual performance...
August 7, 2015 - 7:01am
UND department chair arrested for alleged child porn
GRAND FORKS—A University of North Dakota department chairman was arrested Thursday on suspicion of possessing child pornography. A police investigation found Internet Protocol (IP) addresses allegedly associated with Robert William Beattie, 55, of Grand Forks, had been...
August 7, 2015 - 6:42am
July 25, 2015
Man sentenced for child pornography
FARGO — An Oregon man living in Dickinson, N.D., has been sentenced to 17 1/2 years in prison for transportation and possession of child pornography, the U.S. Department of Justice said in a statement Friday. Steven Cude, 52, was arrested April 1, 2014, after a cyber agent with...
July 25, 2015 - 7:02am