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Woman arrested for pimping five-year-old daughter to Dutchman

Police rescued six children and a young woman from a suspected cybersex den in Bacolod yesterday (Thursday, July 13). A 35-year-old woman was arrested during the entrapment operation. Police rescued two of the suspect’s children – a two-year-old boy and a five-year-old girl – as well as her nieces aged…



Estonian accused of raping 18-year-old at Bantayan beach resort

A Estonian man has been arrested for allegedly raping an 18-year-old girl at a beach resort on Bantayan Island. Xander Tann faces two counts of rape and trafficking charges, said Shiela Illustrisimo of Santa Fe town police’s Women and Children’s Protection Desk. The 29-year-old denies the allegations, and says he…


Babies aged just two months among victims of online child abuse

A human rights group battling the scourge of online child abuse has revealed that infants aged just two months are among the victims. The International Justice Mission (IJM) has also revealed that eight out of 10 of those rescued from “cyberporn” operations are minors and that the majority are under…




Online child abuser wanted to hear the cries of terrified victims

A Canadian who directed the online abuse of children in the Philippines is facing up to 17 years in prison after his collection of videos and images were described as “depraved”. As we have previously reported, Philip Michael Chicoine, from Saskatoon, has pleaded guilty to to 40 counts of possessing, producing…