Category: Sex Crimes

Online solicitation of undercover police officers.

Lately I’ve been hearing of “To Catch A Predator” style police operations, where “undercover” police officers are posing as children while trolling online chatrooms and looking for people to catch talking dirty.   The government has been charging this under MCL 750.145a which prohibits accosting, soliciting, or enticing a minor: 750.145a Accosting, enticing or soliciting child for immoral purpose. Sec. 145a.…