Special Agent in Charge James Hayes (centre)
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Dozens charged in New York child porn raid

A police officer, a rabbi and a nurse were among more than 70 people arrested in the US for allegedly sharing child pornography online.

They were charged as part of a five-week operation led by the US Homeland Security department in New York.

The special agent in charge of investigations at Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in New York, James Hayes, said hundreds of computers and smart phones were seized during the five-week investigation.