LAPD officer arrested for allegedly possessing, distributing child pornography

HUNTINGTON BEACH  - A Los Angeles Police Department officer was arrested today in Huntington Beach for allegedly possessing and distributing child pornography. Detectives from the Long Beach Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce received a tip last October from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children regarding possible online distribution of sexual abuse material and began an investigation that led them to James Diamond, according to a LBPD statement. Diamond, 52, was taken into custody this morning outside a business located in the 5000 block of Bolsa Avenue and was booked on two felony counts each of possession of child pornography and distribution of obscene matter depicting a minor, according to LBPD officials. His bail was set at $100,000, a
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