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On April 30, 2013, members of the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit / Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested Howard Gurney, age 70, of 16 Round Hill Road, Foster, Rhode Island, for Possession of Child Pornography and Transmission of Child Pornography. Mr. Gurney was processed at State Police Headquarters and arraigned in Sixth District Court before the Honorable Judge McCaffrey. Mr. Gurney was released on $10, 000 personal recognizance with special conditions to include no contact with children under the age of 18 and no access to the Internet.

On April 30, 2013, members of the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit / Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested Wilfred Garant, age 72, of 93 Campion Avenue, Tiverton, Rhode Island, for Possession of Child Pornography and Transmission of Child Pornography. Mr. Garant was processed at State Police Headquarters and arraigned in Second District Court before the Honorable Judge Hastings. Mr. Garant was released on $10,000 personal recognizance with special conditions to include no contact with children under the age of 18 and no access to the Internet.

On April 30, 2013, members of the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit / Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested George Dupre, age 50, of 109 Greenslitt Avenue, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, for Possession of Child Pornography and Transmission of Child Pornography. Mr. Dupre was processed at State Police Headquarters and arraigned in Sixth District Court before the Honorable Judge McCaffrey. Mr. Dupre was released on $10, 000 personal recognizance with special conditions to include no contact with children under the age of 18 and no access to the Internet.

On April 30, 2013, members of the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit / Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested John Licciardello, age 57, of 65 Prospect Street, Barrington, Rhode Island, for Possession of Child Pornography and Transmission of Child Pornography. Mr. Licciardello was processed at State Police Headquarters and arraigned in Sixth District Court before the Honorable Judge McCaffrey. Mr. Licciardello was released on $10,000 personal recognizance with special conditions to include no contact with children under the age of 18 and no access to the Internet.

On April 30, 2013, Detectives arrested Dwayne Fuller, age 34, of 71 Orchard Street, Apartment #1, Woonsocket, Rhode Island, on a Sixth District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear on a Simple Assault charge originating from Warren Police. Mr. Fuller was processed at State Police Headquarters and transported to Sixth District Court.

On April 30, 2013, Detectives arrested Jamie Olson, age 33, of 28 Bentley Street, Woonsocket, Rhode Island, on a Sixth District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Pre-trial on a Possession of Narcotics charge originating from Woonsocket Police. Mr. Olson was processed at State Police Headquarters and transported to Sixth District Court.

On April 30, 2013, members of the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit / Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested Christopher Anderson, age 22, of 5 Kimball Avenue, Johnston, Rhode Island, for Possession of Child Pornography and Transmission of Child Pornography. Mr. Anderson was processed at State Police Headquarters and arraigned in Third District Court before the Honorable Judge Houlihan. Mr. Anderson was released on $10, 000 personal recognizance with special conditions to include no contact with children under the age of 18 and no access to the Internet.

On April 30, 2013, members of the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit / Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested Michael Lund, age 31, of 401 Market Street, Unit 1, Warren, Rhode Island, for Possession of Child Pornography and Transmission of Child Pornography. Mr. Lund was processed at State Police Headquarters and arraigned in Sixth District Court before the Honorable Judge McCaffrey. Mr. Lund was released on $10, 000 personal recognizance with special conditions to include no contact with children under the age of 18 and no access to the Internet.

On April 30, 2013, members of the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit / Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested Rafael Melo, age 18, of 850 Broadway, Apartment #8, East Providence, Rhode Island, for Possession of Child Pornography and Transmission of Child Pornography. Mr. Melo was processed at State Police Headquarters and arraigned in Sixth District Court before the Honorable Judge McCaffrey. Mr. Melo was released on $10, 000 personal recognizance with special conditions to include no contact with children under the age of 18 and no access to the Internet.

On April 30, 2013, members of the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit / Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested Santos J. Perez, age 27, of 63 Algonquin Street, Providence, Rhode Island, for Possession of Child Pornography and Transmission of Child Pornography. Mr. Perez was processed at State Police Headquarters and arraigned in Sixth District Court before the Honorable Judge McCaffrey. Mr. Perez was released on $10, 000 personal recognizance with special conditions to include no contact with children under the age of 18 and no access to the Internet.

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Department or agency: Rhode Island State Police

Online: http://www.risp.ri.gov

Release date: 05-01-2013

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