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Tuesday, June 16, 2015

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Man Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography NR15205lp

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department's Juvenile Division Detectives assigned to the Los Angeles Regional Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force arrest 58-year-old Ian Maclure for Possession of Child Pornography.

On June 9, 2015, investigators initiated a search warrant of Maclure's home in the City of El Segundo after receiving a report that Maclure was involved in the trading and downloading of child pornography.

A preliminary inspection of the recovered digital devices revealed over 100,000 images and 1,000 videos depicting child pornography.

Maclure was booked at the LAPD, Metropolitan Detention Center. He is currently free on $20,000 bail and is due back in court on June 30, 2015.

Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to contact Lieutenant Grossman, at the Los Angeles Regional Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) 562-624-4027. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.

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