The Greater Sudbury Police have arrested and charged a 68-year-old man in Sudbury for possession and distribution of child sexual abuse materials.
On April 12, the Greater Sudbury Police Service Internet Child Exploitation and Computer Forensics Units executed a search warrant at a residence in Greater Sudbury.
As a result of the investigation, the man was arrested and charged with the following offences under the Criminal Code of Canada:
- Access Child Pornography
- Possess Child Pornography
- Make Available Child Pornography
He appeared in bail court on April 13 to answer to the charges.
The Greater Sudbury Police Service Internet Child Exploitation Unit is part of the Ontario Provincial Strategy to Protect Children from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation on the Internet.
Cybertip.ca is Canada’s national tipline for reporting the online sexual exploitation of children. Tips from the public can help protect children from sexual abuse.
Canadians are encouraged to report concerns to Cybertip.ca if someone they know may be victimizing children online. For more information on addressing child victimization or to report concerns visit Cybertip.ca.