‘Operation Icebreaker’ leads to 16 arrests

Arrests took place in Calgary, Red Deer, Airdrie and Strathmore

A three-month investigation by ALERT’s Internet Child Exploitation team has led to the arrest of 16 Alberta men for child pornography related offences.

Arrests took place in Calgary, Red Deer, Airdrie, and Strathmore, and led to the identification of two underage luring victims.

ICE investigates offences involving child pornography, any computer-related child sexual abuse, child luring over the Internet, voyeurism involving victims under the age of 18, and child sex trade/tourism.