Our Videos

September 29, 10

NEWS / Former Vancouver, Washington Resident Receives 10-Year Federal Sentence for Interstate Travel to Hav


PORTLAND, OR—A former construction worker from Vancouver, Washington, Nathaniel Edward Juhl, 28, appeared before U.S. District Judge Garr M. King today and received a 10-year prison sentence on his plea of guilty to interstate travel with the intent to have sex with minors. Judge King further ordered a five-year period of supervised release after completion of the prison term.

Juhl came to the attention of undercover FBI agents, posing as 13- and 14-year-old girls, when he met them in an online chat room in May 2006. Soon thereafter, Juhl began a series of sexually explicit conversations which culminated in his invitation to meet the girls at the Sunset Transit Station in Beaverton, Oregon. On October 22, 2006, Juhl drove from his construction site with the stated intent of picking up the girls and transporting them to his Vancouver residence for sexual activity. Instead, agents arrested him when he arrived at the transit station. A later FBI search of his personal computer revealed a collection of over 800 images of child pornography.

While on court-ordered pretrial release in 2008, Juhl failed to appear for trial and became a fugitive. In April 2009, police arrested him in Kingman, Arizona, where he was working for a traveling carnival. He has been in federal custody since the 2009 arrest.

This case was brought as part of Project Safe Childhood, a nationwide initiative of the U.S. Department of Justice designed to protect children from online exploitation and abuse. Led by United States Attorney’s Offices, Project Safe Childhood employs federal, state, and local resources to better locate, apprehend, and prosecute individuals who exploit children via the Internet, as well as to identify and rescue victims.

In addition to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, this case was investigated by the Beaverton Police Department, working as part of the Innocent Images Initiative to investigate and combat child exploitation. The case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Stephen F. Peifer.

http://portland.fbi.gov/dojpressrel/pressrel10/pd092810.htm

 




Testimonials

AnnaMaria Realbuto
Thank you for all your assistance and efficiency...
Read More »
Kateryna Melnychenko
Thanks a lot Anton!...
Read More »
Rani Payne
Thank you so much! I’m sure I will be in touch again with something else that will need to be apost...
Read More »
Serge Bauer Law
Thank you again for your help with this case!...
Read More »



FAQ

HOW DO THE NOTARIAL FUNCTIONS OF U.S. CONSULAR OFFICIALS DIFFER FROM THOSE OF A U.S. NOTARY PUBLIC?
Read More »
Q. What is a Notice of Suit?
Read More »
Who Must Obtain a Health Care Worker Certification?
Read More »
Would a student with an undergraduate STEM degree but a master's degree in a non-STEM field be eligible for an extension of OPT based on the master's degree?
Read More »






News

April 12, 24
MI country scholarship program offers discounts for vital record retrieval
Read More »
April 10, 24
Brittany Hensel not listed as witness on conjoined twin sister’s marriage certificate
Read More »
April 5, 24
KY man forges death certificate to avoid child support payments
Read More »
March 30, 24
Criminal Record Haunts California Kidnapping Case
Read More »