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What does POCA stand for?

POCA stands for Protection of Children Act (United Kingdom)


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Ms Mjadzelics has been charged with: Four counts of pos-session of an indecent image of a child (level 4), contrary to Section 160 of the Criminal Justice Act 1988 (offences dated between 7 May 2011 and 16 May 2011); Two counts of dis-tributing an indecent image of a child (level 1), contrary to Section 1 (1)(b) of the Protection of Children Act 1978 (offences dated 30 September 2011); One count of encouraging or assisting the commission of an offence of distributing and indecent image of a child, contrary to Section 45 of the Serious Crime Act 2007 (offence dated between 9 May 2011 and 17 May 2011).
The Diocese of Lichfield confirmed that the Rev Dominic Stone, the team vicar of Marchington, Marchington Woodlands, Kingstone and Leigh, had been charged with 16 counts of making indecent photographs of a child contrary to the Protection of Children Act 1978.
The Diocese of Lichfield confirmed that Rev Dominic Stone, the Team Vicar of Marchington, Marchington Woodlands, Kingstone and Leigh, had been charged with 16 counts of making indecent photographs of a child contrary to the Protection of Children Act 1978.