NEWS RELEASE · 28th September 2010
New Hazelton RCMP
A joint investigation by the New Hazelton RCMP, Terrace RCMP Regional General Investigation Section and the RCMP Integrated Child Exploitation Unit out of Surrey, BC resulted in a search warrant being executed on September 22, 2010 in the community of Glen Vowell, British Columbia.
The investigation involved possession/distribution of child pornography. Police arrested one adult female and seized computer equipment among other items.
There is no indication that any child pornopgraphy was produced locally, rather the investigation uncovered the downloading and electronic distribution of child pornographic material. The team was supported by the North District RCMP Technological Crime Unit at the time the Search Warrant was executed.
Charges are pending and the investigation continues.