Prosecutors say the images were discovered April 1 by a technician at a Best Buy electronics store in Long Island City where Michael Murray, 61, took the laptop to be repaired.
SeanMichael Pagano, 37, of Mount Sinai, was being held without bail following his arrest Thursday on charges he downloaded videos depicting young girls engaged in sexual acts with adults. Pagano has worked as a high school and college lacrosse coach.
Lt. Diedrich Hohn said an early morning raid revealed hundreds of images downloaded onto the computer operated solely by 35-year-old Oziel Mazariegos.
A Brooklyn rabbi and teacher at a girls’ seminary was arrested by federal agents Wednesday, on charges that he was downloading and distributing child pornography.
A former air marshal from Long Island, already serving 20 years in prison for sexually abusing young boys has now had another 90 years added to his sentence for asking one of them to help destroy child pornography.
The arrests were part of “Operation Predator Alert,” the first sweep of its kind under New Jersey’s tough new child pornography law.
A southern New Jersey man admitted this week that he made numerous child pornography images and videos available online.
A former New Jersey band teacher pleaded guilty Wednesday to downloading child pornography and luring a teenage boy to his apartment for sex.
A search warrant snafu could mean the case against a Brooklyn man charged with possessing child pornography could be dismissed. And it’s not the first time the agent who led the search has lost a challenge in court.
A former Long Island elementary school teacher who served a 6 1/2-year prison term for downloading child pornography has now disappeared from the halfway house where he was living in Brooklyn.
Martin Villalobos also was ordered Monday to pay $16,000 in restitution to victims and register as a sex offender. He also will have to serve five years of supervised release once he’s released from prison.
A 45-year-old man in Connecticut is accused of posing as a member of the popular boy band One Direction to entice young girls into performing sex acts online.
A former Bronx child care and after-school program worker pleaded guilty Wednesday to producing numerous child pornography images.
A sexting scandal at a New Jersey high school has officials warning students that they could face criminal charges.
The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations unit is looking for 30-year-old Fredy Marcelo Arbito. He’s a naturalized U.S. citizen from Ecuador whose last known address was in Hightstown.