Toronto - On Wednesday, January 16, 2008, members of the Child Exploitation Section executed a Criminal Code search warrant on the residence of Michael Harman, 37, in the Kennedy Road/Highway 401 area.

It is alleged that:
- police entered into an investigation of Michael Harman after being notified by the National Child Exploitation Co-ordination Centre (NCECC) about images consistent with the definition of child pornography, under the Criminal Code, being posted on the internet.

Michael Harman is charged with:
- two counts of Possession of Child Pornography,
- Make Available Child Pornography.

Police are concerned as the accused's activities may have placed him in a supervisory position with children. He previously volunteered at the Glamorgan Junior School. He has represented himself as a member of the clergy.

Police believe that the accused is active within the youth community in his area, and often communicates with young people using the email address darthvalor@sympatico.ca.

Anyone with information regarding Michael Harman is urged to contact the Toronto Police Service Child Exploitation Section at 416-808-8500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), or online at http://www.222tips.com/.