In the Press: Computer Crime

2015

December 14, 2015 - Former Youth Hockey Coach Sentenced to 50 Months for Child Pornography Offenses

 

December 1, 2015 - Judge Sentences Colonial Heights Man to 37 Years in Prison for Distribution and Possession of Child Pornography

 

October 28, 2015 - Hopewell Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Computer Solicitation of a Minor

 

October 9, 2015 - Henrico Man Sentenced to More Than 24 Years for Travelling Across the County to Sexually Abuse Young Boys

 

September 28, 2015 - Former Caps Youth Hockey Coach Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Offenses

 

July 16, 2015 - Henrico Man Pleads Guilty to Cross-Country Child Exploitation Enterprise

 

July 14, 2015 - Mechanicsville Man, Convicted Sex Offender, Sentenced to 6 Years, 9 Months for Child Pornography

 

July 7, 2015 - Herring Urges Congress to Preserve Authority to Protect Consumers and their Personal Information

 

June 19, 2015 - Hopewell Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Computer Solicitation of a Minor

 

June 17, 2015 - Jury Recommends 37 Year Sentence for Colonial Heights Man Convicted of Distribution/Possession of Child Pornography

 

May 14, 2015 - Two Men Found Guilty on Charges of Conspiracy, Access Device Fraud, and Aggravated Identity Theft

 

April 16, 2015 - Chesterfield Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Child Pornography Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison

 

April 9, 2015 - Richmond Man Sentenced to 15 Years for Possession of Child Pornography

 

March 11, 2015 - Virginia Beach Man Sentenced to 20 Years for the Distribution and Possession of Child Pornography

 

March 9, 2015 - Scammers are Posing as the Office of Attorney General Mark Herring in Emails

 

February 27, 2015 - General Assembly Passes AG's Bills to Crack Down on Child Predators

 
February 27, 2015 - Richmond Man Receives Six Year Sentence for Possession of Child Pornography
 
February 25, 2015 - Herring Encourages 3.77 Million Affected Anthem Subscribers to Take Advantage of Free Credit Monitoring Following Data Breach
 
February 6, 2015 - Herring Urges Virginians to Be Vigilant in Wake of Massive Anthem Data Breach
 
2014
 
October 20, 2014 -  Attorney General Herring Urges Congressional Support of Legislation to Prevent Online Human Trafficking
 
October 15, 2014 -  Attorney General Herring Joins Colleagues in Supporting Federal Bill Providing Restitution to Child Pornography Victims
 
September 26, 2014 -  Virginia Man Sentenced to 24 Years for "Sextortion" of Minors on Facebook
 
July 16, 2014 -  Herring Reaches Agreement With Apple on E-Book Price Fixing Damages
 
July 10, 2014 -  Chesterfield Man Sentenced to 9 Years Imprisonment for Distribution, Possession, of Child Pornography
 
May 6, 2014 -  Office of Attorney General Mark Herring Secures Convictions for Internet Crimes Against Children
 
March 26, 2014 -  Virginia Consumers to Receive Refunds From Settlement of E-Book Price Fixing Lawsuit
 
March 5, 2014 -  Attorney General Herring Recognizes National Consumer Protection Week
 
January 17, 2014 -  Attorney General Encourages Target Customers in Virginia to Take Advantage of Free Credit Monitoring in Wake of Data Breach