Limited funds hinder child porn fight


By Wendy Koch
The USA TODAY

WASHINGTON, D.C. — More than 624,000 computers in the USA have traded child pornography, much of it showing the sexual abuse of very young children, in the past 2 1/2 years, a leading police authority planned to tell Congress at a hearing today.

Yet federal authorities with limited resources pursue fewer than 1% of the leads, according to a USA TODAY analysis of government data.

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