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Child Pornography

Dr. Richard Keller (Photo from Boston Children's Hospital website)

Former Children’s Hospital Doctor Sentenced To 6 ½ Years For Child Porn

A former Children’s Hospital doctor who worked as the medical director of a prestigious Massachusetts boarding school has been sentenced to 6 1/2 years in prison on child pornography charges.

03/12/2014

Vladimir Romanov (Suffolk County DA)

Russian Man Arrested Outside John Kerry’s Home Indicted On Child Porn Charges

A Russian national arrested last summer after taking photos in front of Secretary of State John Kerry’s Beacon Hill home has now been indicted on child pornography charges.

02/26/2014

Michael Silvia arrested for child porn. (Taunton PD photo)

Franklin School Custodian Arrested For Child Porn

Police arrested 45-year-old Michael Silvia for allegedly uploading child pornography on his home computer in Taunton.

11/13/2013

Geoffrey Portway. (Photo courtesy: Dept. of Homeland Security)

Worcester Man Gets 27 Years In Prison For Plotting To Torture Children In Dungeon

A Worcester man who authorities say chatted online with other men about their mutual desire to kidnap, rape, kill and eat children will spend the next 27 years in prison.

09/17/2013

Steven Chan covered his face during his arraignment in Newton District Court, Aug. 30, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

Newton Teacher Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

Investigators say they found 27,000 pornographic images on computer hard drives taken from Steven Chan’s home.

08/30/2013

Andrew McKinnon

Little League Coach Arrested On Child Porn Charges

An area Little League coach was arraigned on child pornography charges Friday.

07/19/2013

Geoffrey Portway. (Photo courtesy: Dept. of Homeland Security)

US Attorney: Man Planned To Keep Children In Dungeon, Cannibalize Them

A 40-year-old U.K. citizen who most recently lived in Worcester has pleaded guilty to soliciting the kidnapping of a child as well as distribution and possession of child pornography, according to a prepared statement from U.S. Attorney Carmen M. Ortiz’s office.

05/06/2013

David Ettlinger photo from Facebook.

State Drops Sex Abuse Charges Against Former Newton Teacher

The Middlesex and Suffolk district attorneys announced Thursday they are dropping prosecution of David Ettlinger of Newton since he will be spending years in prison followed by lifetime supervision.

04/11/2013

Grant Smith in East Boston District Court Nov. 28

Utah Man Avoids Jail Time For Viewing Child Porn On Boston-Bound Flight

A Utah man charged with viewing child pornography on a Boston-bound commercial flight won’t have to serve his jail sentence if he sticks to the terms of his probation.

04/04/2013

Waltham Police

Waltham Police Officer Arrested On Child Porn Charges

A Waltham Police officer was in federal court Tuesday afternoon to face child pornography charges.

03/26/2013

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