Monthly Archives: September 2010

On the paper trail of a pedophile, Part 5: Signs of Trouble?






On the paper trail of a pedophile, Part 5: Signs of Trouble?   This blog is the fifth in a series on John David Roy Atchison, Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Northern District of Florida, Pensacola, arrested in Detroit in September 2007 on charges relating to pedophilia. He committed suicide in federal prison in October 2007; arrest and suicide were not foregrounded by the Justice… Read More

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On the Paper Trail of a Pedophile, Part 4: Things that would have gotten you or me in trouble . . .






On the Paper Trail of a Pedophile, Part 4: Things that would have gotten you or me in trouble . . .   Roy Atchison This blog is the fourth in a series on John David Roy Atchison. Atchison, an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Northern District of Florida, Pensacola office, was arrested in Detroit in September 2007 on charges relating to pedophilia. He committed… Read More

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On the Paper Trail of a Pedophile, Part 3: How did he get those federal jobs?






On the Paper Trail of a Pedophile, Part 3: How did he get those federal jobs?   The FBI conducted its first background check on John David Roy Atchison in May 1985, when he applied successfully for a position as Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Northern District of Georgia, in Atlanta. The full and detailed application packet is unremarkable, with the possible exception of a… Read More

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On the Paper Trail of a Pedophile, Part 2: The Friendliest Little Old Workplace in Florida?   This blog article is the second in a series on John David Roy Atchison. Atchison, an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Northern District of Florida, Pensacola office, was arrested in Detroit in September 2007 on charges relating to pedophilia. He committed suicide in federal prison in October 2007.… Read More

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Roy Atchison: On the Paper Trail of a Pedophile, Part 1






Roy Atchison: On the Paper Trail of a Pedophile, Part 1 Assistant U.S. Attorney Roy Atchison This blog entry is the first of a series of articles on John David Roy Atchison. Atchison, anAssistant U.S. Attorney in the Northern District of Florida, Pensacola office, was arrested in September 2007 on charges relating to pedophilia. He committed suicide in federal prison in October 2007. Arrest and… Read More

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