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Child Abuse ImageryThorn Alerts
March 13, 2015

Thorn Alert Update: ICE arrests wanted child predator

A big win for digital defenders this week! William Akers, 46, a suspected child predator profiled in our most recent Thorn Alert, is in federal custody facing child pornography charges. After an incredible response from the public and dozens of…
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Child Abuse ImageryThorn Alerts
March 11, 2015

THORN ALERT – Suspected Child Predator – March 11

Law enforcement needs your help in their search for the latest suspected child predator captured on video and profiled by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).  Help us spread the word by sharing this information with your networks! (more…)
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Technology For GoodThorn Alerts
December 17, 2014

Thorn Alert Win: Suspected Child Predator In Custody

A big win for digital defenders this week! Jeremiah Malfroid, 33, a suspected child predator profiled in our most recent Thorn Alert, is in custody after turning himself in to local authorities in California. He is currently being held at…
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suspected child pornography criminal
DeterrenceNewsThorn Alerts
October 29, 2014

THORN ALERT – Suspected Child Predator – October 29

Law enforcement needs your help in their search for the latest suspected child predator profiled on the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)'s Operation Predator app. Help us spread the word by sharing this information with your networks!  (more…)
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convicted sex offender
Thorn Alerts
August 4, 2014

THORN ALERT – Convicted Sex Offender

Law enforcement needs your help in their search for a convicted sex offender wanted on a federal arrest warrant issued in June for receipt of child pornography in Alabama. Help us spread the word by sharing this information with your networks!…
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DeterrenceThorn Alerts
June 9, 2014

THORN ALERT – Suspected Predator – JUNE 9, 2014

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) seeks the public's help to identify a suspected child pornography distributor who helped facilitate one of the largest underground networks ever encountered by law enforcement.
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John
Child Sex TraffickingDeterrenceThorn Alerts
April 21, 2014

“John”: Creating Demand for Child Sex Trafficking

As long as there’s demand for paid sex, there will be motivation for pimps to prey on the most vulnerable – our children – to meet the demand and make money for themselves. In the United States alone, demand continues…
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