Six men arrested as part of online sex sting operation

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The Internet has made it much easier for police to run sting operations. That’s why these days many people are stung. The most popular internet sting operations create opportunities to commit sex crimes, usually sex crimes involving young people. These operations have been celebrated in TV shows such as To Catch a Predator. more


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27 Ohio men arrested in online sex sting Investigators arrested 27 men in Ohio who thought they were having sexually explicit conversations with children as part of an online sting. more


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The Internet sting operation will be repeated in the future as online sex solicitation activity is on the rise across the country, said sheriff’s spokesman Andrew Gant. more


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Former Exeter Police Officer Leonard Galli was busted due to an online predator sting setup by a civilian known as the Luzerne County Predator Catcher. The Luzerne County Predator Catcher met Galli on the popular gay hookup app Grindr while pretending to be a 15 year old boy. more


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The goal of online sex sting operations is to prevent sexual predators from soliciting minors on the internet. However, according to, some people who respond to the false offers are not necessarily doing anything wrong. The wording of the invitation and the conversations that follow may be considered entrapment under certain circumstances. more


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Legal Hurdles for Police Sex Sting Operations. The broad legal powers provided by Texas sex crime laws — along with public outrage, notoriety via media exposure, and public shaming of defendants — can raise the legal hurdles of individuals caught in police sex sting operations.. Consider this: In Texas, a person can be convicted of a felony crime for online solicitation of a minor and sent more


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How an Undercover Sex Sting Operation Is Set Up. Typically, to set up an undercover sex sting operation, a law enforcement investigator posts a profile on the Internet or poses as a young boy or girl and goes into a chat room online. Once another person has initiated a conversation with the undercover officer, the officer will respond, with a more


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