Jacksonville Florida School Employee (John Watson – ROTC Instructor) Arrested for Child Pornography


A Jacksonville (Duval County), Florida school employee has been arrested for possession of child pornography. Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum and the Duval County School Board reported that John Watson, age 61, was arrested as part of an investigation called “Operation Fairplay”. Watson was a ROTC Instructor at Ribbault High School in Jacksonville, Florida. The investigation was conducted through a coordinated effort by the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and Florida Attorney General’s Cybercrime Unit. Watson’s computer was seized as part of the arrest and investigation. It was reported that Watson had photographs / images of 12 to 14 year old girls on his computer.

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