The French police has arrested in a raid sixty people suspected of having downloaded and consumed child pornographic content on the internet, according to sources from the National Police this Thursday.
The Judicial Police, which has deployed 220 agents in this operation, baptized as “Hit the pedophiles“The arrests began this Monday in thirty departments across the country, according to the” RTL “station.
The investigation made it possible to trace the connection of Internet users who exchanged child pornography files through a special software to avoid detection.
Among those arrested, between 25 and 75 years old, is a 56-year-old man who admitted to raping his daughter when she was nine, and a second 37-year-old father who also admitted to having forced his 14-year-old daughter to have sex with him. .
On the computer of a third suspect, the Police discovered a video in which the 34-year-old detainee himself raped a 7-year-old girl.
The same discovery was made in the archives of a Physical Education teacher 39-year-old who kept videos of him raping minors in addition to other films of a non-sexual nature captured in sports locker rooms.
Among the most diverse profiles, a magnet, which admitted to downloading 422 files.
The operation has allowed the seizure of more than a hundred records external hard drives, a hundred telephones and laptops, about 150 memory sticks, DVDs and CDs with child sexual content.
The Police do not rule out detaining new suspects and all the cases have already been referred to the prosecutors of each department.