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Online torture: Peter Scully charged with 69 counts of child sex abuse

Australian child abuser Peter Scully will be formally indicted with 69 counts of sexual and physical abuse involving a trail of murder, sexual abuse, videos and an endless stream of cohorts involving Filipino families, and children as young as one year old. Scully, infamous for his video the “Destruction of Daisy”, is…



American wanted for child sex crimes arrested in Davao City

An American has been arrested by the Bureau of Immigration (BI) in Davao City under a warrant of arrest from the United States. 57-year-old Jeffrey Wayne Burge (aka Birge) was arrested at his home in Woodridge Subdivision, in Davao City last week by members of the Fugitive Search Unit of the BI. BI…


Two Saudi Arabians arrested for raping 16-year-old girl in Baguio

Two Saudi Arabians have been arrested in Camp John Hay hotel for the rape of a 16-year-old girl. 33-year-old Abdelrahman Mohamed Rashid Mansouri and 46-year-old Waleed Shamlan Mohamed Shamlan Alshuweihi were arrested in the hotel in Baguio on Tuesday when police found the men in their hotel room. The two…



Swiss sex crime suspect jumps to his death from ship in Cebu

A Swiss man who was facing charges of human trafficking, abuse, and possession of child pornography has jumped to his death while onboard a ship after his court hearing on Monday. 67-year-old Walter Hauck, a divorcee who formerly lived in Thailand was attending a hearing on his case before the Regional Trial Court…


Police ‘rescue’ 29 Filipinas working in Malaysian bars

Police in Malaysia ‘rescued’ 29 Filipinas working in bars in the town of Bintulu in the Malaysian state of Sarawak on June 9. The Philippines Embassy brought the trafficking issue to the Malaysian police who then acted on the information. The raid also netted three Filipinos who were ‘caretakers’ of the women. Police…




Papua New Guinea student harassed woman near Manila zoo

A young man from Papua New Guinea was arrested two days ago for subjecting a young women to sexual harassment. Jason Chalapan Gesa, aged 25, a student at Adamson University, and currently living at Mevin Terraces in Malate, Manila, was arrested after he chased a women near the Manila Zoo. Gesa is…