PH minors among 82 rescued in int’l trafficking crackdown

International law enforcers taking part in a crackdown on underage human trafficking have rescued 82 minors in South East Asia, including the Philippines, and arrested 239 traffickers and their associates......»»

Category: newsSource: 20th, 2016

Sudan police save 85 minors from trafficking network

Police in Sudan have rescued nearly 100 people, 85 of them minors, after breaking up a human trafficking network in the northeast African country last month, Interpol said Monday. Two men and twelve women were arrested and around $20,000 of the suspected ransom money was seized in the operation at several locations in Khartoum as well as at gold mines east of the city, the international policing agency said. The victims, some of whom were as young as 10, were from several African countries including Chad, DR Congo, Eritrea, and Niger. "The diversity of nationalities amongst those rescued shows how human trafficking and people smuggling is a truly transnational problem which requ...Keep on reading: Sudan police save 85 minors from trafficking network.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 10th, 2018

3 women nabbed for human trafficking; 137 rescued

Three women were arrested and at least 137 victims, including 25 minors, were rescued when National Bureau of Investigation agents raided two apartments in Pasay City on Saturday, an official said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 9th, 2018

3 kids rescued from family-run online sex ring

Three minors were rescued in Taguig City over the weekend from a human trafficking syndicate ran by five women who offer minors to foreigners for sexual acts and lewd online shows......»»

Category: newsSource: NewsOct 17th, 2016

7 women, 6 minors rescued from Pasay trafficking ring

7 women, 6 minors rescued from Pasay trafficking ring.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 11th, 2016

7 women, 6 minors rescued from Pasay trafficking ring - Rappler

7 women, 6 minors rescued from Pasay trafficking ring - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsAug 11th, 2016

27 Pinays rescued from Malaysian sex ring

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has repatriated 27 Filipinas rescued from a sex trafficking syndicate in Malaysia last month. Source link link: 27 Pinays rescued from Malaysian sex ring.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2018

27 Pinays rescued from Malaysian sex ring

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has repatriated 27 Filipinas rescued from a sex trafficking syndicate in Malaysia last month......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2018

MPD rescues 7 minors in viral video

At least seven minors were rescued and turned over to social workers after a video of them robbing and dragging an elderly man out of a jeepney in Paco, Manila went viral......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 15th, 2018

Alleged sex trafficker nabbed, 16 rescued

A suspected sex trafficker was arrested and 16 victims, including four minors, were rescued by police in Caloocan City on Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

5 Filipinas escape alleged human trafficking operation in Sabah

TURTLE ISLANDS, Philippines – Policemen from the Turtle Islands Municipal Police Station in Tawi-Tawi rescued 5 victims of alleged human trafficking who escaped their captors last August 11, 2018. The women – in their 20s and 30s and from Manila and Bulacan – illegally entered Sandakan, Sabah through exits from Southern ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

Spain rescues nearly 1,000 migrants from the sea in 2 days

MADRID --- Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved nearly 1,000 migrants attempting the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean to Europe from North Africa over the last two days. The service says it pulled 206 people from 10 different boats Saturday morning, after rescuing 774 migrants traveling in 52 boats on Friday. As a crackdown by Libyan authorities has made it more difficult for migrants to reach Italy, many are attempting the trip from Algeria and Morocco into Spain, where over 20,000 have already arrived by sea in 2018. Human trafficking mafias pack the migrants into small craft unfit for open waters. Over 1,500 people have died so far this year trying to c...Keep on reading: Spain rescues nearly 1,000 migrants from the sea in 2 days.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 28th, 2018

7 arrested for human trafficking in Quezon City spa

Seven people were arrested and 22 alleged victims of human trafficking were rescued after operatives from the Philippine National Police-Women and Children Protection Center raided a spa in Quezon City on Wednesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

41 women rescued from illegal recruiters; 3 arrested

At least 41 females, some of them minors, were rescued during a raid on a house in Sta. Cruz, Manila Wednesday morning......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

2 minors rescued, 3 arrested in Cavite cybersex den

Two minors were rescued by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) personnel from a cybersex den in Bacoor, Cavite, Marisol Abdurahman reported on Unang Balita. Source link link: 2 minors rescued, 3 arrested in Cavite cybersex den.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

Eleazar bares key factors behind cut in crime rate in Metro Manila

THE CRIME rate in Metro Manila has decreased by 25 percent from January to June this year compared to the same period in 2017 due to several factors, first and foremost of which is the Philippine National Police’s no-nonsense crackdown against illegal drug trafficking and abuse as ordered by President….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJul 8th, 2018

139 ‘workers’ bound for Micronesia held

SOME 139 victims of human trafficking and illegal recruitment were rescued on board a passenger ship reportedly bound for Micronesia at the port in Bataan on Tuesday. The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) and the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) raiding team said the undocumented travelers were on board Filipino-owned ship Forever Lucky with 41 crew.… link: 139 ‘workers’ bound for Micronesia held.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2018

21,000 rounded up in drive vs loiterers

Around 21,000 people were rounded up by policemen in Metro Manila two weeks after President Duterte ordered an intensified crackdown on street loiterers and local ordinance violators.   Data from the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) as of Friday showed that a total of 20,979 individuals were apprehended by authorities from the five police districts.   Smoking ban   Most turned out to have violated the smoking ban in public places at 5,463 or 26.04 percent of the total violators.   The rest were minors violating the curfew (3,922 or 18.69 percent), street drunkards (3,477 or 16.43 percent) and half-naked men (3,137 or 14.95 percent)...Keep on reading: 21,000 rounded up in drive vs loiterers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 29th, 2018

Minors to be included in ‘anti-tambay’ drive

President Duterte wants minors and teenagers to be included in the crackdown on tambays or loiterers, ordering the Philippine National Police to take into custody minors who are loitering in the streets to “protect” them against illegal drugs and other threats......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 26th, 2018

In light of Scully conviction, DOJ warns child porn video owners, sharers

Following the conviction of Australian pedophile Peter Gerard Scully for qualified trafficking and sexual abuse of female minors, the Regional Prosecutor’s Office has warned individuals who may have possessed or circulated pornographic photo ​graph​s or video​ clips​ online, whether related to the case or not, that such act is punishable by law......»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

Woman held for online child exploitation, 5 minors rescued

CAMP Olivas, Pampanga -- Police rescued five minors from the hands of a woman engage in an online sexual exploitation of children during an entrapment operation in Bgy. Cristo Rey, Capas, Tarlac. Senior Supt. Ritchie Medardo Posadas, acting Tarlac police director, identified the suspect as Marlyn Turqueza Baptista, 33, married,….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 8th, 2018