Child Abuse Squad detectives have charged a 58 year old male Teacher as part of an investigation into the discovery of a video recording device at a southern suburbs primary school. The device was located and seized in recent days and is being subjected to forensic examination. It has been determined that a number of students were recorded on the device, which was positioned inside a toilet cubicle at the school. To protect the identity of potential child victims the school cannot be named, however parents of children who are identified as having been recorded on camera will be individually contacted by the detectives and provided further information regarding the investigation. A 58 year old man from the southern suburbs has been charged with: 27 counts of Indecently Record a Child under 13 Years; 15 counts of Attempt to Indecently Record a Child under 13 Years and 10 counts of Unlawfully Install an Optical Surveillance Device. He is next due to appear in the Perth Magistrates Court Monday, 11 April 2016.
Source: WA Police Media Releases