Acting Major R. Christopher West
Troop G Commander
On June 17, 2020, State Police in Clifton Park, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, and the Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce, arrested 23-year-old Jacob M. Rivet of Waterford, for Promoting a Sexual Performance by a Child (D felony) and Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child (E felony).
Rivet is accused of possessing and promoting images consistent with child sexual exploitation via the internet. He was taken into custody after the execution of a search warrant at his residence.
Rivet was issued an appearance ticket and is due in Waterford Town Court on July 2, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
The investigation stemmed from a cyber tip received by the New York State Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.