Timothy Newton

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Service Record

Agency Chesapeake Virginia Police Department
Rank Officer
Dates of Service Hired in February 2007.[1]
Salary $68,564 (2021)[2]
Last Known Status Resigned.[3]

Incident Reports

2022 Child Pornography Arrest

Timothy Newton booking photo
Timothy Newton

In early 2022, the department received a complaint that Newton was taking indecent liberties with a child in his care. An investigation found that Newton was in possession of images including pornography depicting children under one year old and bestiality.[4][1][5]

Response Timeline

On November 9, 2022, a search warrant was issued for Newton's phone.[6]

On November 15, 2022, Newton was arrested on 24 felony child pornography charges.[5]

Newton was suspended without pay.[4]

Newton resigned.[3]

On October 24, 2023, Newton pleaded guilty to 38 felony child pornography charges. Newton faces up to 360 years in prison.[3]

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