The children were rescued by a social worker and brought to the Child Protection Unit at Philippine General Hospital in Manila. One of the children was 9-year-old Jennifer*, daughter of the operator.
At first she denied anything had happened in order to protect her mother, who had told her what to say if the police came.
“Any children under the age of 18 who are used for pornographic performances or materials are victims.
Any image or video of child abuse is documented evidence of a crime in process.
MANILA, Philippines, 3 June 2016 – One evening in 2014, Philippines police raided an ordinary looking home in the slums of Manila.
Live-stream child sexual abuse, also known as webcam sex tourism, was organized by an ‘operator’ living in the house, who was also the mother of one of the children. Foreign perpetrators would send her money by international wire transfer, and she would pay children 150 pesos (US).But over the course of several therapy sessions, she slowly opened up to Dr. Poverty is a key driving factor behind the international trade in live-stream child sexual abuse.