WCPC intensifies its war against Online Sexual Exploitation of Children; 6 minors rescued in Butuan!
A mother of six children is now languishing behind the cold prison bars, facing charges for Violation of RA 9208 (Anti-Trafficking in Person Act of 2003) and RA 7610 (Special Protection of Children Against Abuse, Exploitation, and Discrimination Act) after being caught in the act selling pornographic images of these children in an undercover operatives.
On April 26,2018 at Purok 6, Barangay 21, Mahogany, Butuan City, a joint ANTI-TIP Entrapment and Rescue operation led by PSSUPT VILLAMOR TULIAO, C, ATIPD, WCPC under the command of PCSUPT WILLIAM MACAVINTA together with WCPC-Mindanao Field Unit ,DSWD, BUTUAN CPS in partnership with the International Justice Mission (IJM) was conducted that resulted to the successful apprehension of a mother and the rescue of six minors (three boys and three girls) ages between 3-14 who were being sold online for P 15,000 each per sex show to online sexual predators.
This office is truly committed to end abuses. We will never rest until no more women and children be a victim of any forms of sexual violence! Hats off!