Expert on Child Protection: Some Porn Viewers Need Treatment, Not Prison

A law enforcement officer who specializes in child protection says that people who view child pornography should be treated by health services instead of being treated as criminals.

The officer is Norfolk, U.K., Chief Constable Simon Bailey, who is the Association of Chief Police Officers’ lead officer on child protection and abuse investigations. He says that his opinion is shaped by the fact that a large number of those who view child pornography simply will not go on to commit contact offenses.

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