A former Joplin police officer has been arrested for Sexual Exploitation of Children.
JPD released a statement this afternoon: “We take these types of crimes and the safety of children in our community very seriously. We will always insure that we do the right thing to intervene in these cases, regardless of who the people involved are. This case is no different.”
Below is the press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Western District of Missouri.