Penny Dane, Florida Cop, Resigns After Nude Photos Surface
Penny Dane, who worked in law enforcement for approximately 18 years, admitted to accessing and sending sexually explicit pictures as part of an online game called "Red Light Center," the station reports. The sergeant allegedly admitted to investigators that she e-mailed the images to her lover while on the job. Chitwood said he was flabbergasted after viewing the nearly photos and videos that Sgt. Dane accessed using her city-owned computers. He described the photos as "extremely pornographic in nature" and said that Sgt. Dane was in her uniform in several of the pictures. Chitwood said Sgt. Dane also intentionally turned off the GPS tracking device in her patrol car so no one would know where she was while she got online and accessed the photos for hours, all while she was supposed to be supervising other officers on patrol. In fact, Dane did get away with it since , but Chief Chitwood said the majority of the pictures were accessed in just the past few months. According to the station, investigators were tipped off by Dane herself when she accused another officer of sexual harassment.
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Penny Dane, an year veteran of law enforcement, resigned after admitting to being on duty while using her work computer to post sexually explicit pictures of herself online as part of a game called "Red Light Center," which is designed to resemble a virtual sex club, WKMG-TV, Orlando, Fla. Investigators said Dane would switch off the GPS tracking device in her patrol car so she could access the game while she was supposed to be supervising other officers. Police said sexually explicit images were found on her office desktop computer, 97 were found on the laptop in her patrol car and at least 23 of the pictures were of Dane. Chitwood said the pictures were "extremely pornographic in nature, and in several of the photos that we have since discovered, she was in her uniform. Police said Chitwood's activities were discovered when she accused another officer of sexual harassment and investigators looked over her emails. Odd News. Topics Mike Chitwood. Latest Headlines.
Create an account on Neowin to contribute and support the site. Penny Dane has been in law enforcement for approximately 18 years and has been a sergeant with Daytona Beach police for the past four years. According to an internal affairs investigation, Sgt. Dane admitted she accessed and sent sexually explicit pictures as part of an online game called "Red Light Center. The sergeant allegedly admitted to investigators that she e-mailed the images to her lover while on the job.