Child Pornography charges


Five men and a youth have been charged in connection to a child pornography investigation in Northumberland County.

Officers executed six unrelated search warrants between Sept. 24th and 26th, carried out jointly with the OPP digital forensics unit, Northumberland OPP and Cobourg and Port Hope Police.

Six people were charged with a total of 16 offences, including possession of child pornographyand multiple electronic devices were seized for further examination.

The accused range in age from 16 to 62 and live in Trent Hills, Hamilton Township, Port Hope and Cobourg