(Boise) – Attorney General Lawrence Wasden has announced investigators with his Idaho Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Unit arrested a Parma man Thursday, October 10, for alleged possession and distribution of child pornography.

45-year-old Jason L. Harvey was arraigned in federal court on Friday, October 11. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Idaho will prosecute the case.

The Parma Police Department, Canyon County Sheriff’s Office and U.S. Attorney’s Office assisted the ICAC Unit.

Anyone with information regarding the exploitation of children is encouraged to contact local police, the Attorney General’s ICAC Unit at 208-947-8700, or the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children at 1-800-843-5678.

The Attorney General’s ICAC Unit works with the Idaho ICAC Task Force, a coalition of federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies, to investigate and prosecute individuals who use the internet to criminally exploit children.