BELLINGHAM — A former Bellingham youth soccer referee faces three years in federal prison for posing as a teenage girl online to get access to child pornography.
Date: 07/25/2015 | Northwest
TACOMA— Steven Powell has been found guilty of possessing child pornography.
Date: 07/13/2015 | Northwest
TACOMA — Testimony has begun in the child pornography trial for Steven Powell.
Date: 07/07/2015 | Northwest
About half a century ago, humankind — inspired as much by Cold War geopolitics as the desire to go where no one has gone before — set its sights on that most distant horizon: space, the final frontier.About 50 years in, that most distant horizon seems as far away...
Date: 06/11/2015 | Off the Wire
TACOMA — A former soldier at Joint Base Lewis-McChord has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for producing and distributing child pornography.
Date: 06/05/2015 | Northwest
TACOMA — Federal prosecutors say a 32-year-old man previously convicted of child pornography offenses in Florida moved to Lake Tapps, Washington, and volunteered to baby-sit for families in his neighborhood so he could gain access to young boys and produce more child porn.
Date: 05/30/2015 | Northwest
TACOMA — A Tacoma man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for prostituting two teenage girls online.
Date: 05/22/2015 | Northwest
WASHINGTON — Newly declassified documents from the compound in Pakistan where Osama bin Laden was killed in 2011 have revealed the late al-Qaida leader’s remarkable English-language library, including books by Noam Chomsky, Bob Woodward and even 9/11 conspiracy theorist David Ray Griffin.
Date: 05/21/2015 | Nation & World
LYNDEN — A judge has postponed the sentencing of a longtime Lynden police officer who pleaded guilty to having pornography of a teenage girl on his work phone.
Date: 05/16/2015 | Northwest
COLFAX — A former Washington State University employee pleaded not guilty to allegations he possessed child pornography on his work computer.
Date: 04/25/2015 | Northwest
OLYMPIA — The Washington State Patrol says an Olympia man arrested for investigation of child pornography possession is a Washington Corrections Department community corrections officer.
Date: 04/07/2015 | Northwest
A website owner who encouraged users to post sexually explicit images of other people without their permission has been sentenced to 18 years in prison.
Date: 04/05/2015 | Nation & World
SEATTLE — The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will rehear a case in which a three-judge panel last year threw out the child-pornography conviction of a Washington state man over what it found to be “massive” and egregious illegal surveillance into civilian computers by the Naval Criminal...
Date: 03/30/2015 | Northwest
LAKE STEVENS — Two third grade students have been suspended from Sunnycrest Elementary School after finding and sharing pornographic images on a school computer.A third-grade girl searched for sexually explicit images to show classmates, district spokeswoman Jayme Taylor said.
Date: 03/11/2015 | Local News
OLYMPIA — A 77-year-old Tumwater man faces a five-year prison term when he is sentenced March 23 for possessing child pornography.Donald Paul Ferrari pleaded guilty Monday in Thurston County Superior Court.
Date: 02/03/2015 | Northwest
Perhaps the scariest thing about revenge porn, besides the baser human instincts it represents, is how legally difficult it is to get non-consensual nude pictures offline.Web site operators are typically protected from legal action under Internet legislation from the mid-’90s.
Date: 01/30/2015 | Nation & World
ANCHORAGE, Alaska— The former maintenance director for the Petersburg school district will spend 12 years in a federal prison following his conviction on child pornography charges.
Date: 01/09/2015 | Northwest
OLYMPIA — A 34-year-old Rochester man faces nearly three years in prison when he is sentenced next month for possessing child pornography.
Date: 01/06/2015 | Northwest
OLYMPIA — An Olympia man accused of trading child pornography that included some children as young as toddlers pleaded guilty Monday to possessing and dealing depictions of minors engaged in sexual explicit conduct.
Date: 12/22/2014 | Northwest
SEATTLE — A Seattle man has been sentenced to a year in jail in a bizarre “revenge porn” case.
Date: 12/12/2014 | Northwest
ANCHORAGE, Alaska— A radio personality in Anchorage was arrested on child pornography charges after the social networking website Instagram turned him in to authorities.
Date: 12/06/2014 | Northwest
DENVER — A Denver Post analysis finds that child pornography convictions in state courts have nearly tripled over five years, but a smaller percentage of those convictions are resulting in prison time.
Date: 09/21/2014 | Nation & World
TACOMA — A former president of a parent-teacher association in a small Washington state community was sentenced Monday to 23 years in prison after earlier pleading guilty to four child pornography charges.
Date: 09/08/2014 | Northwest
NEW DELHI — For six days, the frail 16-year old high school student did not tell anyone about how she was raped last month by two men in an abandoned home far away from her neighborhood in New Delhi.
Date: 08/15/2014 | Nation & World