*According to court records, a FDNY firefighter has been arrested after he was caught viewing child pornography inside the firehouse.
No time was wasted. Michael Chojnaki, 53, was arraigned in a Queens, New York courthouse on March 5, the same day he was found out, and charged with six felony counts of promoting the sexual performance of a child, along with six counts of being in possession of a sexual performance by a child.
Police say that Chojnaki’s arrest was the result of an ongoing investigation by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and the NYPD Computer Crimes Squad betwen 2016 and 2017. During this time frame, Chojnaki went online to view the foul images on four different occasions. Police were alerted each time by a cyber tip submitted via an online service where the explicit images were uploaded. Continue reading