Arrest for child exploitation
POLICE have charged a 74year-old Willetton man with possessing child exploitation material.
Officers from the WA Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team executed a search warrant at the man’s home. Police said during the search, computer and electronic devices were located belonging to the man that contained child exploitation material.
He is due to appear in court on December 24. A 56-yearold man from Clarkson was also arrested as part of Operation Soutien, led by the Australian Centre to
Counter Child Exploitation. Anyone with information about child sexual exploitation and abuse is urged to call Crime Stoppers.
Child safety tips are available at www.thinkuknow.org.au, including supervising children to prevent selfproduced child exploitation material and online grooming, and ensuring a child feels comfortable in talking to a trusted adult about issues they might be experiencing online.