Police in gay chat rooms

DeKoven, Robert
March 2004
Gay & Lesbian Times;3/18/2004, Issue 847, p41
Focuses on police practices in regard to monitoring activity in gay chat rooms in the U.S. Arrest of Martin James Jensen by police officer Mark Clough in the chat room; Discovery that the man had prior convictions involving sexual offenses with minors; Charges of attempting to distribute harmful matter to a minor over the Internet and child pornography faced by Jensen.


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