The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

18-year-old Kobe Jace Mahoney of Seminole County, Oklahoma, is accused of having a ‘sexual relationship’ with a 12-year-old girl he met through social media. Mahoney allegedly communicated with his victim through Facebook and Snapchat where he is said to have arranged eight sexual encounters with the girl while her father was at work. Normally, when …

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A new mobile app called OffenderWatch Safe Virtual Neighborhood is said to scan your kids’ mobile devices for contact from registered sex offenders. It is said to scan your kids’ Snapchat, texts, emails, GPS location, and phone calls and will send an alert to parents if an RSO tries to contact your child. It will …

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Again, not all pedophiles are creepy old men. Case in point, 22-year-old Austin Altman from Pasco County, Florida is accused of allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl that he met on Snapchat. Altman reportedly drove to the girl’s home in Hernando County, picked her up late at night and then drove her back to his home. …

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Whenever I hear about a cop being busted in some form of online sting I always assume that cops should recognize when they’re about to be busted. So, I’m either assuming wrong or even cops let the wrong head do the thinking for them. For example, 48-year-old Richard Conte was a sergeant with the Howell …

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The last time we discussed mobile messaging app Kik, the preferred tool of sex offenders, pedophiles, and child porn collectors, we had heard that Kik may be sold off to an interested buyer. At the time I was skeptical of the news since I had only read that information from a random cryptocurrency blog. If you’ll recall, Kik’s parent …

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I’m not trying to pick on police officers today. Normally, I think that they have a thankless job in their duty to try and keep the peace. Having grown up Irish-Catholic in the Northeast you know that I have police in my family. However, as I said in my previous post, police do need to …

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Not to beat a dead horse, but as I said recently, I can’t write about every social media predator anymore. In that vein, I’ve always found it disturbing when teachers and coaches would get caught grooming one of their students on Snapchats. This story has made me widen the social predator circle a little bit …

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As mentioned previously, Veron Primus of St. Vincent and the Grenadines has been charged with the 2006 murder of Chanel Petro-Nixon in Brooklyn. He was deported back to St. Vincent after doing time in a New York prison for violating a restraining order. While in St. Vincent he was arrested and charged with the murder …

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Kik, the mobile messaging app that is a preferred tool of sex offenders, pedophiles, and child porn collectors, may still have some life left in it. I previously posted that Kik’s parent company was shuttering the app in order to avoid conflict with the SEC over their cryptocurrency called Kin. Well, the rumors of Kik’s death may have …

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