Sheriff Durham County, who threw more than 45,000 pictures of his child, escaped from prison.
Darlington, a 20-year-old representative from Darlington, was arrested in August 2018 after being questioned by the National
Crimes Agency (NCA).
Handset and laptop tested after dark test
Website where NCA researchers found 45,651 child pornographic images
36,186 at level A
Chapman’s Computer has been shown to use its dark web and various forms of anonymity to hide its original nature.
In January, he pleaded guilty three times to raping 36,186 Group A children, 8,831 Group B children and 634 children.
The Dessidi Crown court sentenced him to nine months in prison and suspended him for 18 months.
He was listed as a sex offender for five years and ordered to stop the sexual assault for five years.
All children who break the law are victims when they see or share a movie, said Graham Ellis, NCA executive director.
Chapman’s use of the dark web reflects his level of complexity and his determination to eliminate law enforcement.
Black sex offenders, among the worst criminals, cannot be hidden from the authorities.
NCA and UK police arrest about 500 child sex offenders a month and protect about 700 children a month.