When 63-year-old Jerry L. Cannon received a 17.5 year sentence on Tuesday for using Facebook to solicit and distribute child pornography, he sobbed like a baby.
Police arrested a 23-year-old convicted sex offender for having a Facebook account, which is illegal in North Carolina and also a violation of the social network’s rules.
A 20-year-old pedophile who used Facebook to lure over 139 young girls, then sexually abuse them received a ten-year jail sentence on Saturday.
Facebook is investigating possible legal action against the Daily Mail for saying that a so-called pedophile gang has been using the social network to solicit minors.
U.K. police have warned parents about fake modeling agencies soliciting underwear photos from minors on Facebook.