“Operation Cyber Vigilance” Leads to the Arrest of 132 Individuals

“Operation Cyber Vigilance” Leads to the Arrest of 132 Individuals

Once again, local law enforcement have targeted those individuals alleged to be targeting minors online. The most recent operation was a five month investigation which included numerous law enforcement agencies.

Pinellas County Sheriff Arrests 14 in "Operation White Pony"

Pinellas County Sheriff Arrests 14 in "Operation White Pony"

The Narcotics Division of the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office, along with other law enforcement agencies, have arrested 14 individuals as part of “Operation White Pony.”

Florida's New Law Increases Penalties For Those Accused of Sexual Related Crimes

Florida's New Law Increases Penalties For Those Accused of Sexual Related Crimes

On April 1, 2014, Governor Rick Scott signed multiple bills into law which will in many cases increase the potential penalty for those individuals convicted of sex crimes in Florida.

18 Arrested In "Operation Guardian"

18 Arrested In "Operation Guardian"

Once again the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office has made multiple arrests in a four day internet sting aimed at targeting individuals who allegedly sought out minors in an attempt to engage in sexual acts.