Pornography is created in the process of carrying out sexual abuse or is used to groom potential victims and prepare them for abuse.
Child pornography is an organized crime driven by a demand for the sex abuse of children. Pedosadists require a fresh supply of children to abuse.
85 percent of the offenders said they had committed acts of sexual abuse against minors, from inappropriate touching to rape.
Challenges in Controlling Internet Child Pornography
Effects of Child Pornography, Challenges in Controlling Internet Child Pornography, Center for Problem-Oriented Policing