Net paedophiles and the malice of Wonderland
As seven Internet child pornographers are jailed in Britain, Geraldine Niland says international police are only playing catch-up on the perverted veterans of deception
THE body of evidence was horrific. Three-quarters of a million photographs and 1,800 computerised videotapes of children as young as two months old being sexually assaulted and raped, gathered by officers from Britain's National Crime Squad in a series of dawn raids on September 2, 1998.
Last week, seven convicted paedophiles were sentenced to prison terms of between one year and 30 months for their part in the distribution and possession of child pornography.