A former corrections officer??? The man knew exactly how vulnerable this teen was. Shame on him!! Three years? Not nearly enough.


Sex abuser trailed vacationing Lake Oswego family to get access to girl
March 20, 2012

"On a family vacation to the Oregon Coast last year, a Lake Oswego woman was surprised to find her 15-year-old daughter sitting in a restaurant with a man old enough to be the teen's father. Also during the trip, the girl's grandfather found her re-entering the family's vacation home at 3 a.m., saying she couldn't sleep and had gone outside. The grandfather noticed a suspicious van parked near the house and, as he approached it, the driver sped away with the lights off. The man sitting in the restaurant and driving the van was Erik Christofer Sorenson, a 37-year-old married father of three who had been grooming the teenager online for months...."


"....Sorenson, a former juvenile corrections officer, and the girl met online. Using a website that allows two-way video chats, their conversations and behavior went from friendly bantering to sexually explicit displays. Then they met in person -- Sorenson, who lives in Dallas, Ore., would drive to Lake Oswego -- and began having sex...."

More at link (plus mugshot)