The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

Do you know how I’m always saying that mobile messaging app Kik is full of sex offenders, pedophiles, and child porn collectors? Well, today’s subject is all three wrapped into one. You could say he’s the ultimate Kik kreeper. 37-year-old Randall Eugene Bateman is considered to be a violent sex offender by the state of Tennessee. He’s accused …

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I’ve posted about guys with diaper fetishes before.  These were guys who pretended to be disabled so they could get care workers to change their adult diapers. This post is about someone diaper fetish was even more disturbing than that since no adults were involved. 29-year-old Ryan Antrim of Salisbury Township, Pennsylvania was recently sentenced …

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29-year-old Rachel Walker of Memphis, Tennessee has been accused of allegedly sharing child porn on mobile messaging apps Kik and Wickr.  According to federal agents, Walker was in a Kik chat room that was dedicated to ‘violent sex acts’. She then directed an undercover FBI agent to Wickr where she is said to have shared …

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36-year-old Timothy Alan Himelright of West Virginia was recently sentenced to 10 years in prison for sharing child porn on the mobile messaging app Kik. Himelright shared a 2-minute child porn video with UK investigators in a group called ‘Open Minded Parents.’ Unfortunately, this isn’t surprising to me as Kik is full of sex offenders, pedophiles, and child …

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39-year-old Francisco Medina Chavez of Fontana, California was said to be in possession of over 1500 images and videos of child porn. Using the screen name ‘Pedro Callen’, Chavez was said to have used the following apps to collect and trade child porn. (MeWe, Telegram, Grinder, Wickr Me, Zoom, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tagged, Kik, Whats …

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57-year-old Thomas Collura of Joplin, Missouri, was arrested for allegedly convincing a Virginia girl to create over 140 explicit images for him. The pair communicate over both Instagram and Kik. Collura is even believed to have “mailed her some of the means to produce the videos.” The victim is said to be under the age …

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I often seem to joke about how the mobile messaging app Kik is overrun with sex offenders, pedophiles, and child porn collectors. Granted it may be dark humor, but it underlies a serious problem the app has that little is being done about. For example, let’s take Richard Schmeling of Wyoming, Michigan. Schmeling is a registered sex offender …

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Let’s go straight to the quote… On Dec. 6, Josiah Chris Reeder, 29, was charged in 4th District Court with five counts of lewdness involving a child, a class B misdemeanor. Two days later, he was charged with sodomy on a child and aggravated sex abuse of a child, first-degree felonies. On Dec. 16 he …

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I originally posted about Aaron Matthew Manning of Bozeman, Montana here. Back in 2016, he was arrested for allegedly molesting a 12-year-old girl who he met over the mobile messaging app Kik.  When the victim told Manning her age he reportedly responded by saying “It’s a good thing you’re so mature.” I was unable to …

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21-year-old Talin C. Ross of Ripon, Wisconsin was recently arrested for allegedly taking a 15-year-old girl to Arizona, but that’s not why he’s here. Prior to his most recent arrest, Ross was under investigation for allegedly trading child porn on the mobile messaging app Kik. In 2018, Ross was allegedly posing as a woman on …

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