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Tip from Australian police lead to arrest of sex trafficker in Caloocan

May 06, 2020 - 10:15 AM

(UPDATED) Police rescue 3 minors, all children of the suspect

ARRESTED. Authorities with a  41-year-old women accused of forcing her 3 chilldren, all minors, to perform sexual acts via webcam. She was arrested on May 4, 2020, in Caloocan City. Photo from IJM

Global darknet child porn probe leads to 337 arrests

Oct 17, 2019 - 10:34 AM

Authorities from the US, Britain, South Korea and other countries say they rescued at least 23 minor victims of sexual exploitation

An undated handout picture released by Britain's National Crime Agency (NCA) in London on October 16, 2019 shows a screen shot of the seized dark web 'Welcome To Video' website. UK and US authorities investigating a "dark web" child pornography site run from South Korea on Wednesday announced the arrest of 337 suspects in 38 countries. Britain's National Crime Agency (NCA) said the "Welcome to Video" site contained 250,000 videos that were downloaded a million times by users across the world. HO / AFP / NATIONAL CRIME AGENCY

Cops catch mother selling her own children for sexual exploitation

Apr 27, 2018 - 6:39 PM

The suspect reportedly asked for P15,000 for each child to take part in a sexual 'show'

RESCUE OPERATION. Cops and social workers save children from being sold for sexual exploitation. Photo by International Justice Mission

Multi-nation operation takes down cyber-crime website behind 4 million attacks

Apr 25, 2018 - 8:49 PM

(UPDATED) Britain's National Crime Agency says 'authorities in 5 countries including the Netherlands, Serbia, Croatia and Canada, with support from Police Scotland and Europol, targeted 6 members of the crime group behind'

SECURITY. File photo show people work at computers during the 10th International Cybersecurity Forum in Lille, France last January 23, 2018. Photo by Philippe Huguen / AFP

Briton arrested over Deutsche Telekom hacking

Feb 23, 2017 - 8:05 PM

The 29 year old who was subject to a European arrest warrant is detained on Wednesday February 22 by officers from Britain s National Crime Agency NCA German federal police and prosecutors say in a statement

DEUTSCHE TELEKOM CYBERATTACK. Visitors walks around the logo of German telecommunications giant Deutsche Telekom at the CeBIT, world's biggest IT fair, on March 2, 2011 in Hanover, central Germany. File photo by Johannes Eisele / AFP

Britain's biggest hard drugs seizure 'worth $750M'

May 01, 2015 - 9:16 AM

Depending on purity if cut and sold on British streets the haul would have a potential street value of over £500 million 770 million

COCAINE DRUG BUST. A handout photograph made available by the British National Crime Agency (NCA) on 30 April 2015 showing the MV Hamal (L) being boarded by a team from the British Royal Navy frigate HMS Somerset and Border Force cutter Valiant about 100 miles east of the Aberdeenshire coast of Scotland on 23 April 2015. Photo by EPA/NCA

43 nabbed in cybersex raids in Bataan

Sep 18, 2014 - 10:54 AM

The Naval Intelligence Security Force and the National Bureau of Investigation with the PAOCC raid 6 cybersex sites in Dinalupihan Bataan

British police arrest 660 suspected pedophiles

Jul 16, 2014 - 8:45 PM

All the suspects were arrested for downloading or distributing child abuse images but charges brought so far include serious sexual assault

De Lima: Not enough resources in anti-cybersex effort

Jan 17, 2014 - 8:34 PM

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima says the country is well supported logistically in its anti trafficking drive but resources remain inadequate

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Jan 16, 2014 - 9:14 PM

Int l police probe child abuse sex ring in PH NBI: Online sex trade cottage industry in PH US Senate: Benghazi attacks preventable

NBI: Online sex trade cottage industry in PH

Jan 16, 2014 - 6:10 PM

Usually parents or older family members are involved in the prostitution of minors but children won t speak against them making prosecutors job harder

Britain launches its latest answer to the FBI

Oct 07, 2013 - 11:18 PM

Britain launched the National Crime Agency Monday its third attempt in 15 years to set up a British FBI

CRIMESTOPPERS. The NCA has been launched to focus on organised, economic and cyber crime. AFP PHOTO/NATIONAL CRIME AGENCY/HO