Nearly 300 Arrested in Polk County Prostitution Sting

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office and several other Polk law agencies have arrested 277 people in a week-long prostitution sting. The men and women are accused of being Johns, pimps and prostitutes. The sting was conducted at two locations and was called “Operation No Tricks No Treats.” According to reports, five of the women arrested […]

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Texas Man Accused of Driving to Orlando for Sex with Girl

A 64-year-old man was arrested in a sting operation after allegedly traveling from Austin, Texas, to Central Florida to have sex with a 9-year-old girl, according to the Orlando Police Department. Police claim the man responded to an ad posted by detectives and expressed interest in having sex with both the child and her parents. […]

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50-Year-Old Man Charged with Impregnating 14-Year-Old Girl

A 50-year-old man has been arrested and charged with impregnating a 14-year-old girl, according to reports.   The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said the man, who is in a familial/custodial position, forced the teen, who was 13-years-old at the time, to have sexual intercourse. The alleged incident occurred sometime in 2016. The teen gave birth […]

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Gainesville Man Accused of Sexually Battering Woman In McDonald’s Parking Lot

A Gainesville man was arrested recently after police claims he sexually battered a woman. On Sept. 19, shortly after midnight, the 34-year-old man allegedly approached the woman, who was sitting in the passenger seat of her car parked outside a McDonald’s, according to a Gainesville Police Department arrest report. He allegedly got in the driver’s […]

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Jacksonville Man Found Guilty of Using Dark Web App to Download Child Porn

A Jacksonville man has been found guilty of receiving child sexual-abuse images and videos over the internet using a “dark web” application. The Department of Justice said that during an online undercover investigation into people using an anonymizing website on the “dark web” to access and receive images and videos depicting child pornography, FBI agents […]

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Pembroke Pines Teacher Accused of Sending Student Inappropriate Texts, Pornography

A teacher in Pembroke Pines is accused of sending inappropriate messages to a 14-year-old student. The 29-year-old man allegedly sent pornography and inappropriate messages to a student at the school, according to reports. Authorities claim the man took the student’s phone on September 5 while at the school,  began texting the student later that day […]

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Florida Correctional Officer in Miami-Dade Accused of Sexual Battery

A Florida Department of Corrections officer was arrested by Miami-Dade police and charged with sexual battery on Friday, according to authorities. FDC contacted police after the allegation was made and was taking steps to terminate the officer’s employment. FDC also removed the officer from any contact with inmates. The officer has been accused of an […]

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Alachua County Woman Arrested for Allegedly Showing Pornography to Children

A 19-year-old Alachua County woman accused of showing pornography on her cellphone to several children was arrested early Saturday morning. The woman was charged by the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office with five counts of distributing obscene material to minors, according to her arrest report. The children ranged in age from 9 to 17, and the […]

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68-Year-Old Accused of Consensual Sexual Activity with a Minor Arrested

A 68-year-old Tampa man was arrested Tuesday on charges of unlawful sexual activity with a minor. The man is accused of having sex with a 17-year-old girl multiple times. The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said the multiple sexual encounters between the man and teen were consensual. Officials said the pair met in December of 2016. […]

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Clay County Teacher Accused of Having Sex with Student at Baseball Fields

A Clay County high school history teacher allegedly had sex with a teenage girl in her car at baseball fields near the school grounds, according to a Clay County Sheriff’s Office report. The 25-year-old has been charged with unlawful sexual activity with a minor. According to a district spokeswoman, the man has been suspended pending […]

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