North Yunderup man on child exploitation charges

North Yunderup man on child exploitation charges

A 63-year-old man from North Yunderup has been charged with child exploitation offences after a six-month investigation by the Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (JACET).

The investigation was in response to child exploitation images being posted on the internet.

As part of the investigation, detectives executed a search warrant on Thursday 4 August at a residence in North Yunderup where they seized a computer and electronic storage devices.

It will be alleged the devices belonged to the man and that analysis of the devices identified images of child exploitation material.

The man has been charged with two counts of possessing child exploitation material, one count of using a carriage service to distribute child exploitation material and one count of visually recording a private activity.

He has also been charged with one count of indecently recording a child under 13 and one count of using an optical surveillance device to visually record a private activity to which he was a party.

Members of the public who have any information about people involved in child exploitation are urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.