Former police sergeant guilty of exposing children to indecent matter

Former police sergeant guilty of exposing children to indecent matter

A FORMER WA Police sergeant has pleaded guilty to five counts of exposing a child to indecent matter in Perth Magistrates Court.

The 42-year-oldĀ pleaded guilty to three counts of using an electronic communication with intent to expose a person under the age of 16 years to indecent matter and two counts of exposing a child under the age of 13 to indecent matter. Six similar charges were discontinued.

When the accused was charged in 2017 he was stood down from work at WA Police.

He has since resigned. He is due to be sentenced in Perth Magistrates Court on May 31.