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.
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Daytona Beach Police Sgt. Penny Dane has resigned after admitting to posting nude pictures of herself online while on duty. A Florida police sergeant has resigned after she was caught sending hundreds of sexually explicit images, including ones of herself posing in uniform while on the job. Daytona Beach Sgt. Penny Dane resigned last week after an investigation revealed pornographic images on two of her work computers, as well as her frequent use of a virtual sex website. The year police force veteran and mother of two is seen posing in uniform in several graphic photos she admitted were sent to an online lover she met several months ago, according to the police report filed June 6. An investigation into her crude behavior was launched after Dane attempted a sexual harassment complaint against a supervisor in May, the report states. Approximately explicit images were found on her desktop computer, and approximately 97 others on her laptop, a forensic detective said.
Channel 9's Blaine Tolison found Penny Dane attempted to file a complaint against a supervisor, which is what led investigators to discover inappropriate photos on her work desktop and laptop computers. Dane was with the Daytona Beach Police Department for 17 years, and according to the Internal Affairs report, she used both her department-issued computers to share more than explicit images while on the job. Reports show those images included pornography and pictures of Dane nude, and could date back to Some photos reportedly show Dane exposing herself while dressed in her police uniform, Tolison reported. Much of the report was tied to Dane's use of an online game called "Red Light Center," which features a site where a user can have virtual sex online, activities officials said Dane would take part in at work. Tolison learned Dane was reportedly having sex with another user and they were sending nude photos to each other. Officials said the investigation came to light last month when Dane lied about why she couldn't wear her bulletproof vest.
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. California kayakers end up in mouth of humpback whale.