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North Vancouver man sentenced to 60 days in jail in sextortion case

A North Vancouver man has been sentenced to 60 days in jail this morning for his role in a sextortion case.

The judge presiding over the case of 23-year-old Mark Webber says the role of the sentence was not meant to rehabilitate but to be a deterrent and denunciation to others who are looking at doing the same sort of crime. 221 more words


Michigan Man Accused Of Threatening California Teen In 'Sextortion' Plot

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Michigan man accused of threatening a Santa Ana teen in a “sextortion” plot has been indicted on federal sex crime charges. 124 more words


“Sextortionist” female student faces raps for spreading classmate’s nude photos online

ILOILO CITY – A female student in this city is accused of sextortion and is now facing criminal charges for posting nude photos of her five classmates on the internet. 135 more words


Swindlers Target Online Daters In "Sextortion" Scam

FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Online daters are being targeted by con artists passing themselves off as law enforcement officers who are working to crack down on internet crimes against minors. 227 more words


Prosecutor: KC man, 22, threatened to post nude pics of girl if she didn't have sex with him

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A 22-year-old man is accused of trying to coerce a 16-year-old girl into having sex with him; and according to prosecutors, if she refused, he told her he’d post nude photos of her online. 372 more words


I-Team: Feds In Boston Crack Down On International 'Sextortion' Cases

BOSTON (CBS) – It’s called “sextortion” and it’s the latest troubling trend involving the exploitation of children on the Internet.

It starts when a young person puts their first compromising picture on the Internet. 316 more words