North Port Police Department
This week, NPPD executed a residential search warrant for possession of child pornography. The result of a year and a half long investigation. The defendant, Richard Allen Deivert (55 YOA), is charged with 54-counts of possession of child pornography for images and videos, utilizing multiple online platforms. He was arrested and transported to the Sarasota County Jail where he currently sits. More charges are pending.
“We are committed to protecting not only the children of North Port but children everywhere. If you do this type of heinous crime in our City, our committed team of experts is coming for you,” says North Port Police Chief Todd Garrison.