PHOENIX – Lawrence Clyde Amber, 34, of Queen Creek, Ariz. and formerly of Kingman, Ariz., was sentenced here on Monday, May 5, 2008 to 66 months in federal prison by U.S. District Judge Mary H. Murguia. He was also placed on lifetime supervision and ordered to register as a sex offender. Amber pleaded guilty on October 1, 2007 to Possession of Child Pornography. At sentencing on Monday, May 5, 2008, Amber admitted that he was addicted to child pornography
On or about September 28, 2006, Amber was at his residence in Kingman, Ariz. where on his computer he had over 1000 images and videos of child pornography that had traveled across the Internet. Among the child pornography images that he possessed was one of a prepubescent girl engaging in various sex acts with an adult male.
The investigation in this case was conducted by the FBI. The prosecution was handled by Vincent Q. Kirby, Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of Arizona, Phoenix.
CASE NUMBER: CR-06-912-PHX-MHM
RELEASE NUMBER: 2008-108(Amber)