PA officer arrested on child porn charges

May 31st, 2010 | By | Category: Bad Apples
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Prison guard charged with filming, sharing child porn: William Warman Jr. of Luzerne is suspended from his job.

May 29–SWOYERSVILLE — A guard at the state prison at Dallas was arrested Friday and charged with filming and distributing child pornography.

William D. Warman Jr., 41, of Vaughn Street, Luzerne, was charged with 36 counts of sexual abuse of a child, 19 counts of dissemination of child pornography, two counts of invasion of privacy and one count of criminal use of a communications facility.

Police said they found hundreds of images on Warman’s computers and video camera, including videos of children filmed inside his own home.

Warman, an employee at the State Correctional Institution at Dallas, will be suspended from his job pending the outcome of the case, said Susan McNaughton, press secretary for the state Department of Corrections…(Full text at DailyMe.com)

We all have our own “personal demons,” as the disgraced officer described his crimes. Fortunately, ours are of a less serious variety and, regardless of the severity we don’t act on them. Even so, over the course of a career the average CO will be disappointed by fellow officers several times…at least. All you can do is keep your own “demons” in check and, at the same time, be mindful the good guys don’t always wear black hats.

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