A ratbag porno principal caught with 1500 pornographic images on his school provided laptop smeared a whole bunch of other people, including other principals, Ministry staff and Police, in an attempt to mitigate his offending.
It’s worked sort of, investigations have started looking for these people.
Top education officials and police chiefs investigated their own staff following accusations some may have sent a Northland principal pornographic emails.
It comes after the respected Northland educator admitted on Monday to having 1500 pornographic emails on his work devices – saying they were “joke” emails sent to him by friends, including other principals, Ministry of Education personnel and police officers.
On Monday, the principal – who has interim name suppression – appeared before the New Zealand Teachers’ Disciplinary Tribunal.
He is accused of financial mismanagement of his former school and having pornographic images and videos saved in his emails, which were accessible on four work devices.
He told the tribunal: “They came from principals, Ministry [of Education] personnel, police, who are good friends of mine.”
Later adding: “Some were from a policeman so I thought, ‘they’re fine, they’re from the cops’.”
His police officer friend had indicated the practice was widespread within the police force, the principal said.
However, today the police said it had no information to indicate any police officer had sent inappropriate emails to the principal. Read more »