The relatively new crime of webcam sex tourism is spreading rapidly, with new digital technologies sparking what the United Nations calls an “alarming growth of new forms of child sexual exploitation online.” The FBI says it’s epidemic, and that at any given moment, 750,000 child predators are online.
Almost every case stems from the Philippines, where good English speakers, increased internet connections and widespread international cash transfer systems combine with widespread poverty and easy access to vulnerable kids.
Brooklyn CVS guard slapped with child porn charges The raid began just before dawn, as seven vanloads of police, investigators, lawyers and social workers rolled out of Manila, past rice paddies and water buffalos, and into a town that was once a large U. When they reached Deakin’s apartment, a small cadre went to his door.
Even as they burst in, he was streaming illicit content through the Tor network, which disguised his identity.
“You know what you’ve done in this room,” an investigator told Deakin. Shrugging, he said one of them was probably a few doors away with her cousin.
Minutes later, two girls, 9 and 11 years old, were rescued by police.
There have been as many as three busts a week there this spring. inmates busted for child porn maintain sick habit in prison “This should serve as a warning,” said NBI Anti-human trafficking chief Janet Francisco, who leads the case.
The youngest victim ever, rescued a few weeks ago, was an infant, two months old. This spring The Associated Press watched a raid, rescue and launch of a major investigation that continues to play out on both sides of the world. “We will really catch them, with the help of our foreign counterparts.
Man posing as teen extorted child porn out of girls: authorities Deakin’s arrest April 20 reveals one of the darkest corners of the internet, where pedophiles in the U.
S., Canada, Europe and Australia pay facilitators on the other side of the world to sexually abuse children, even babies, directing their moves through online livestreaming services.
He described a series of houseguests, people he let crash in his small place from down the street, other countries. And this: “There was no children in front of the cam in my house, not even dressed, as far as I know, not even with their frigging mothers as far as I know.” At one point, he told AP the images might have inadvertently slipped in when he downloaded massive files using Bit Torrent.