55 arrested in swoop against child pornography
Spanish police arrested 55 suspects in several provinces and seized millions of pornographic images and videos.3 June 2008
MADRID - Spanish police have arrested 55 people in a swoop against child pornography on the internet, seizing millions of pornographic images and videos, police said Tuesday.
Twenty-three other people were also indicted. Some of the suspects were believed to have used intimidation and coercion on minors to make them participate in producing the pornographic material.
The suspects were arrested in several provinces. Their ages ranged from under 18 to over 60 years. They represented a wide range of professions, ranging from a teacher to a police officer.
[dpa / Expatica]