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Scott Payne Sentenced for Child Sexual Exploitation Crimes
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Scott Payne Sentenced for Child Sexual Exploitation Crimes

Convicted Child Sex Offender, Scott Payne Sentenced to 18 Years in Federal Prison for Child Sexual Exploitation Crimes He Committed while on Probation PITTSBURGH (STL.News) A former resident of McKeesport, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to 18 years’ imprisonment, to be followed by 20 years’ supervised release on his conviction of coercion and enticement of a minor to engage in illegal sexual activity and possession of child pornography, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Senior United States District Judge Nora Barry Fischer imposed the sentence on Scott Payne, age 33, formerly of McKeesport, Pennsylvania. According to information presented to the court, on June 10, 2017, Payne, while pretending to be a teenage female, engaged in an Internet co...
Comprehensive Strategy Combatting Child Sexual Exploitation
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Comprehensive Strategy Combatting Child Sexual Exploitation

Project Safe Childhood: Comprehensive Strategy Combatting Child Sexual Exploitation Operating At Full Speed In Utah SALT LAKE CITY (STL.News) Project Safe Childhood, a unified and comprehensive strategy to combat child sexual exploitation, continues to operate at full speed in Utah.  Initiated in May 2006, Project Safe Childhood (PSC) in Utah continues to bring together statewide law enforcement partners to investigate and prosecute cases and raise the level of public awareness and accountability of sexual predators in our communities. “We have very serious problems with child sexual exploitation in Utah.  Fortunately, a strong team of experienced prosecutors and investigators remain committed to protecting child victims and holding perpetrators accountable,” U.S. Attorney John W. Hube...
Arthur Jay Traxler indicted for Child Sexual Exploitation
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Arthur Jay Traxler indicted for Child Sexual Exploitation

Michigan Man, Arthur Jay Traxler Ordered Detained Pending Child Sexual Exploitation Charges Jacksonville, FL (STL.News) United States Attorney Maria Chapa Lopez announces the return of an indictment charging Arthur Jay Traxler, Jr. (55, Michigan) with one count of attempted online enticement of a minor to engage in sexual activity and one count of attempted production of child sexual exploitation materials. If convicted, Traxler faces a minimum mandatory term of 25 years, and up to life, in federal prison.  Traxler was arrested on November 9, 2020, in Monroe, Michigan and was ordered detained pending trial. According to the indictment, between July 21 and August 4, 2020, Traxler attempted to entice an individual, whom he believed was under the age of 18, to engage in sexual activity.  ...