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Another Pensacola child pornography arrest, third in last two months, 12th over the past 12 months. Should we be concerned?

Jail Bars
A Pensacola man, Walter L. Burket, 68, was arrested by Pensacola Police Thursday on child pornography charges after investigators determined he downloaded sexually explicit pictures and movies of children from the internet onto his computer. He was charged with 10 counts of possession of child pornography and one count of possession with intent to promote child pornography.

Burket is the third Pensacola man arrested since July for child pornography:

August 10
A Pensacola man, Dylan James Lucius, 19, was charged with 22 counts of possession of child pornography and one count of possession child pornography with intent to distribute.

July 17
A Pensacola man, Charles David Turner, 51, was arrested by Pensacola Police and charged with 28 counts of possession of obscene material/child pornography.

In reviewing newspaper archives, I found that Pensacola Police had have made five more arrests for child pornography over the past 12 months:

Feb. 11
A Pensacola man, Brent E. Hooper, 37, wanted on 20 counts of child pornography possession and distribution turned himself in to Pensacola Police Department. Investigators determined Hooper had downloaded sexually explicit images involving children onto his laptop computer and also transmitted those images to other computer users, a release from the police department state

Feb. 2
A Pensacola man, Joshua Montuori, 24, accused of downloading and sending multiple articles of child pornography was arrested by Pensacola police. His computer was seized Wednesday, and investigators said they found about 10 gigabytes worth of files that may be child pornography.

Jan. 16
As part of federal operation, Matthew Burbank, 23, was arrested Tuesday, confessed to downloading child pornography in an interview with detectives, according to a Pensacola police arrest report. A search warrant at Burbank’s home, executed Tuesday morning, turned up more than 100 files containing child pornography on his laptop, the report says.

Nov. 3, 2012
A Pensacola man, William Blake Edgar, 24, was arrested for possession of child pornography, according to a press release by the Pensacola Police Department.

Sept. 18, 2012
A Pensacola man Ryan Campbell Williams, 33, was arrested for possession of child pornography after an almost month-long investigation, according to a news release from the Pensacola Police Department.

In addition NorthEscambia.com reported last December that three Escambia County men were arraigned on child pornography charges. Kevin Allaire, 24, was charged in a two-count indictment alleging that he received and possessed child pornography between June 2008 and August 2010. Mack Varnado, 32, was charged in a three-count indictment with receipt, transportation, and possession of child pornography between March 2005 and February 2012. William Dunaway, Jr., 22, was charged with one count of possession of child pornography on July 31, 2012.