CAHOKIA MAN RECEIVES 114 MONTH PRISON SENTENCE FOR
POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY
A. Courtney Cox, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, announced today
that on December 4, 2009, GREGORY P FEENEY, age 53, of Cahokia, Illinois, was sentenced in East
St. Louis, Illinois after previously pleading guilty to a single count indictment charging him with
Possession of Child Pornography.
FEENEY was sentenced to a term of 114 months of imprisonment,
a $750 fine, and 15 years of supervised release.
The violation took place in October of 2007, in St. Clair County, Illinois.
This case was prosecuted as part of Project Safe Childhood, a nationwide initiative to combat the
growing epidemic of child sexual exploitation and abuse launched in May 2006 by the Department of
Led by United States Attorneys' Offices and the Criminal Division's Child Exploitation and
Obscenity Section (CEOS), Project Safe Childhood marshals federal, state and local resources to better
locate, apprehend and prosecute individuals who exploit children via the Internet, as well as to identify
and rescue victims.
The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Metro-East Cyber Crime and
Analysis Task Force. The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorneys Deirdre Durborow
and Nicole Gorovsky.
For more information about Project Safe Childhood, please visit