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Former probation chief sentenced

Original post made on Sep 23, 2013

A former San Mateo County probation chief convicted of possessing child pornography was sentenced Friday to 10 months in county jail and was led away from court in handcuffs.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, September 22, 2013, 3:31 PM


Posted by Lurker, a resident of another community
on Sep 23, 2013 at 6:29 am

It makes no sense whatseover that DA Wagstaffe's office would recuse itself from the Forrest case because of a working relationship, and yet not recuse itself from the Ayres case. A number of prosecutors in the DA's office hired Ayres to evaluate boys over the years.

Posted by Bob, a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Sep 23, 2013 at 4:28 pm

I don't know what the Postal Service inspectors have to do with child porn on a computer (unless the porn was sent thru the mail via a CD or DVD).

Posted by Menlo Voter, a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Sep 23, 2013 at 6:02 pm

10 months seems like a pretty damn light sentence for such a disgusting crime.

Posted by Lurker, a resident of another community
on Sep 24, 2013 at 3:57 am

Bob: The child porn was sent through the mail. Then they found more than 400 images on both his home and work computers.