A 37-year-old Sacramento man has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison for possessing child pornography.
Oliver P. Kim was sentenced by U.S. District Judge William B. Shubb. Kim also will be subject to 10 years of supervised release following his prison term, according to a federal Department of Justice news release.
Between Feb. 9 and March 23, 2011, agents identified a computer at Kim's address offering files of child pornography through a file-sharing network, according to court documents
A federal search warrant was executed at Kim's home. Forensic analysis showed that Kim had downloaded child pornography through the file-sharing network that was installed on is laptop computer and saved approximately 1,500 videos and 750 images of child pornography to the external hard drives, authorities said.
The case resulted from an investigation by the Sacramento Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. Managed by the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, the task force includes agents from federal, state and local agencies.