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"Internet Child Protection Unit"

Award Information

Award #
Awardee County
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2002, $200,000)

Project Summary for 2002-RG-CX-K003

Xenia Police Division seeks to reduce child sexual exploitation via the Internet by forming an Internet Child Protection Unit to investigate and prosecute crimes against children. They will issue search warrants and subpoenas and confiscate computer equipment to be used as evidence in investigating and prosecuting sexual crimes against children. They will acquire the necessary equipment to conduct online proactive undercover investigations and provide training to investigators in investigational computer forensics.


Date Created: September 4, 2002