Trolling Through The Cesspool of the Dark Web: A Continued Look at Global Child Pornography Rings
November 10, 2016
Hosted by Opal Singleton
Child exploitation has gone high tech in mind numbing proportions. Recently law enforcement discovered a child pornography ring with 215,000 alleged pedophiles sharing vile photos of violated children. Another ring discovered in Scotland had over 30 MILLION images of abused children. Large data storage devices, cyber currency, live streaming and concealed pedophile communities in the Dark Web make all of this possible. We will look at several high profile cases to explore pedophiles’ attitudes and how they view their own acts of violation. We will look at fetishes they share and explore the requirements for belonging to a child pornography ring. We will try to comprehend the psychological dialogue in the mind of the pedophile, as well as explore the intense and permanent impact on the victim. AND, we will look at technology advances that will make the violation of our children one of the fastest growing and possibly the most lucrative crimes in the world.
EXPLOITED: Crimes Against Humanity
Thursday at 7 AM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Variety Channel
This program is designed to educate first responders, civic leaders, social workers, education professionals, faith based leaders and parents about how predators access, groom, recruit and exploit victims into prostitution and sextortion. We analyze real cases from the perspective of Law Enforcement, the victim, and the perpetrator. We look at hard core trafficking cases and how law enforcement is able to intervene. We examine cases of child pornography and the Dark Web. We examine how predators use apps, chatrooms, games and the latest technologies. We discuss the impact of gangs and cartels on human exploitation. We also look at trends in global human trafficking. Our goal is to build a global interactive community of individuals empowered to eradicate human exploitation. EXPLOITED: Crimes Against Humanity is broadcast live every Thursday at 7 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel.
Opal Singleton is a global human trafficking and child pornography expert. She has trained tens of thousands of first responders, government and civic leaders, faith based leaders and education administrators about how predators groom and recruit innocent victims into prostitution and exploitation. Opal works with the Riverside County (CA) Anti Human Trafficking Task Force through a Department of Justice grant. Opal sits with parents of missing kids and assists teens in trouble through social media. Opal is the President and CEO of Million Kids, a non-profit organization dedicated to eradicating child sex trafficking. She has authored a book “Seduced: The Grooming of America’s Teenagers” to educate parents and grandparents and educators about how predators use apps, chatrooms, online video gaming and social media to exploit young people. Opal is on the Board of Rapha House serving human trafficking victims in Cambodia, Thailand and Haiti. She is an Instructor for the USC Sol Price Institute for Safe Communities training law enforcement administrators and is an Instructor for the Los Angeles Fire Training Academy. Opal retired in 2000 after a lifelong career in international marketing having accrued nearly three million frequent flyer miles. Opal is passionate about protecting families and youth from predators and is dedicated to providing an in-depth global interactive internet training program to educate leaders around the world to stop human exploitation and trafficking.