Luring and Grooming
Predators utilize the Internet and social media applications to sexually exploit children.
Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM)
There is a growing trend in which predators utilize the Internet & social media to request, produce, and obtain illicit images of children. Child predators will often seek each other out and exchange illicit images and/or videos which depict child sexual exploitation.
Exposure and Endangerment
Child predators often create fake persona’s to communicate with youth for the purposes of sexual gratification and exploitation.
The Arkansas Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force is part of a national network of 61 coordinated task forces representing over 3,500 federal, state, and local law enforcement and prosecutorial agencies. ARICAC is continuously engaged in proactive and reactive investigations and prosecutions of persons involved in child abuse and exploitation involving the internet. ARICAC Task force will serve as an investigative resource for communities and agencies within the state of Arkansas.