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 […]

READ FULL

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. […]

READ FULL

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 […]

READ FULL

Man Charged with Sexual Battery in Gainesville

A Gainesville man is accused of  sexually battering a woman he possibly met at a bar in July. He was arrested Monday. The 22-year-old was charged with sexual battery in connection with a July 8 incident, according to a Gainesville Police Department arrest report. A woman told police she was at a bar with her […]

READ FULL

Winter Haven Police Officer Accused of Having Sex with Teen

A 39-year-old Winter Haven police officer was arrested Saturday and charged with having sex with a 17-year-old girl. Winter Haven police received a tip at 1:30 a.m. on Saturday about the relationship between the girl and the five-year member of the police department. Officers claim they found the two together alone in a room and […]

READ FULL

Jacksonville Prostitution Bust Nets 7 Arrests on Arranged Deal

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office arrested a 52-year-old man on a charge of offering a person for prostitution in the latest undercover prostitution sting. The round-up included the arrests of six women and the man. According to the arrest report, the man met an undercover officer and rode with him to North Pearl Street, where a […]

READ FULL

Former Worship Director Accused of ‘Virtual Sex Acts’ with Children

The Citrus County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) arrested a 36-year-old former worship director Thursday. He was charged with multiple sex-related crimes against minors after CCSO deputies executed a warrant at his Hernando residence. According to his arrest affidavit, CCSO deputies were called to the church in mid-May when the man’s coworkers attempted to play a prank […]

READ FULL

Florida Man Accused of Using Improv Class to Have Sex with Students

A former University of South Florida improv instructor is accused of using his position to force students into sexual acts with him and his wife. The 31-year-old adjunct instructor is accused of sexually assaulting one student and harassing at least one other, according to reports. The man and his wife, a  former graduate student, are […]

READ FULL

Fort Bragg Soldier Arrested in Polk County on Child Porn Charges

An Army Specialist stationed at Fort Bragg in North Carolina has been arrested on child pornography charges out of Polk County. The 31-year-old is accused of downloading child pornography at a residence on Fairlane Drive in Lakeland while visiting family earlier this year, according to officials. Detectives began the investigation in February and served a […]

READ FULL

Woman Accused of Sex Crime with Teen Boy in Port St. Lucie

A 38-year-old woman accused of several sex acts with a teen boy was arrested recently on five felony charges. The Port St. Lucie woman was arrested on five counts of sexual activity with a minor, according to court and arrest records.The alleged victim was 15 at the time, a Port St. Lucie police spokesman said. […]

READ FULL