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Peterborough Teen Charged In Child Pornography Investigation

PETERBOROUGH-A 17-year-old Peterborough male has been arrested and charged with possession of child pornography following an investigation.

Members of the Peterborough Police Service Criminal Investigations Unit executed a search warrant at a Peterborough residence today where various electronics were located and seized according to police.

As a result of the investigation, a 17-year-old Peterborough male was arrested and charged with:

  • Possession of Child Pornography

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court today, December 7, 2022.

Under the Youth Criminal Justice Code, the name of a young person cannot be released.

The Peterborough Police Service is a member of the Provincial Strategy to protect children from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation on the internet. 

 

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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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