Prosecutors Recommend Ghislaine Maxwell To Be Sentenced To 30 To 55 Years In Prison For Sex TraffickingFederal prosecutors asked a judge in a court filing Wednesday to sentence Ghislaine Maxwell to 30 to 55 years in prison for sex trafficking a minor and other charges related to a sprawling conspiracy to abuse young girls with Jeffrey Epstein.
Former Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Employee ArrestedA former employee to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has been arrested after he sent an explicit photgraph to a 16-year-old child.
Florida Woman Guilty To Producing And Distributing Sexually Explicit Photos Of A ChildAshley Renea Hilligoss (37, Citrus Springs) has pleaded guilty to producing photos depicting a minor child being sexually abused. She faces a maximum penalty of 30 years in federal prison and a potential life term of supervised release. A sentencing date has not yet been set.
Man Arrested For Selling Obscene Material To A MinorThe Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man on charges of Selling or Distributing Obscene Material to a Minor.
Father And Son Convicted Of Scheme To Transport Minor Child Between Croatia And Florida For Sexual ActivityA federal jury has found Jordan Jysae Pulido (27, Trinity) guilty of enticement and coercion of minor, traveling out of the country to engage in illicit sexual conduct, and transporting a minor into the United States to engage in sexual activity. The jury also found Pulido and his father, Roberto Santana Jimenez (62, Trinity), guilty of conspiracy to transport a minor into the country to engage in sexual activity.
Tallahassee Man Sentenced For Coercing And Enticing A Minor To Engage In ProstitutionMichael Jarcord, 52, of Tallahassee, Florida, was sentenced to 180 months federal prison for coercing or enticing a minor to engage in prostitution. The sentence was announced today by Jason Coody, Acting United States Attorney for the Northern District of Florida.
Florida Man Sentenced For Producing Images And Videos Of Himself Sexually Abusing A ChildU.S. District Judge Paul G. Byron has sentenced Mikel Wayne Nunnally (44, Longwood) to 60 years in federal prison for using a minor child to produce sexual abuse images and videos. The court also sentenced Nunnally to a lifetime of supervised release and ordered him to register as a sex offender.
Former Jacksonville Sheriff Indicted With Producing And Distributing Materials Depicting Children Being Sexually AbuseA federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging Scott Matthew Yotka (47, Jacksonville) with producing and distributing materials depicting young children being sexually abused.
Man Indicted For Producing And Possessing Child Sex Abuse Materials And Engaging In Child Sex TourismA federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging Hugo Espinosa Chavez (58, Tampa) with the production and possession of child sex abuse materials as well as foreign travel to engage in illicit sexual conduct with a minor child.
Man Sentenced For Attempting To Entice A 14-Year-Old To Produce Child Sex Abuse Images And To Meet For SexChief U.S. District Judge Timothy J. Corrigan has sentenced Darryl Gray Smith (31, Orange Park) to 10 years in federal prison for attempting to entice a minor to engage in sexual activity and to produce child sex abuse images. Smith was also ordered to serve a 10-year term of supervised release and to register as a sex offender.
Clearwater Woman Arrested For Sexual BatteryDetectives assigned to the Crimes Against Children Unit have arrested a Clearwater woman for Sexual Battery.
Florida Man Sentenced For Enticing A Minor To Engage In Sexual ActivityConstantino Charrez, 27, of Quincy, Florida was sentenced to 192 months federal prison for coercing or enticing a minor to engage in sexual activity. The sentenced was announced by Jason R. Coody, Acting United States Attorney for the Northern District of Florida.
Jacksonville Man Sentenced For Attempted Online Enticement Of A Minor To Engage In Sexual ActivityU.S. District Judge Brian J. Davis has sentenced Michael Jonathan Paul (50, Jacksonville) to 10 years in federal prison for attempted online enticement of a minor to engage in sexual activity. Paul was also ordered to serve a 10-year term of supervised release and to register as a sex offender.
Two Sentenced To Federal Prison After Pleading Guilty Of Child PornographyShuntae Kirksey, 26, of Tallahassee, Florida was sentenced yesterday to 210 months in federal prison after pleading guilty on April 16, 2021, to one count of production of child pornography. Destin Banks, 32, of Tallahassee, Florida was sentenced yesterday to 130 months in federal prison after pleading guilty on May 6, 2021, to one count of coercing or enticing a minor to engage in prostitution.
Jacksonville Man Sentenced For Attempting To Entice A 12-Year-Old Child To Engage In Sexual Activity OnlineUnited States District Judge Marcia Morales Howard has sentenced Sanjay Lama (32, Jacksonville) to 10 years in federal prison for using the internet to attempt to entice a 12-year-old child to engage in sexual activity.