A number of sex offenders have been arrested or
convicted this year. Last spring, a British military police
officer spent 20 weeks in jail for filming unsuspecting
teenage girls and children with a cell phone at a leisure
center in Southampton.
More locally, an Indian man working as a ride operator
at Williamsburg, Va.’s Water Country USA was also
recently sentenced. Sandeep Deepak Agarwel will serve two
years, in part for fondling a child under 13 years old.
Additionally, Robert Slye was arrested and is currently
awaiting charges for photographing boys at a New Hampshire
waterpark as well as creating Facebook accounts to obtain
In Orlando, Fla., a recent surge in waterpark sex
crimes, including multiple molestations at
SeaWorld’s Aquatica and the sexual battery of a
14-year-old girl at Wet ’n Wild has prompted both
of those parks to review their policies.