Photos Emerge of Predator’s Huge, Homemade Digital Stash of Child Sexual Abuse Seized
An Illinois man living in the Philippines has been filming the sexual abuse of Filipino children and running an international online pedophile ring, according to an article published by the Daily Mail on May 9, 2017.
David Timothy Deakin, 53, was arrested last month. Many accounts deem it the largest seizure of illicit digital content in the country.
The article contains many investigator photos and shows a filthy two-bedroom apartment where Deakin ran his operation. Children’s clothes, toddlers’ shoes, bondage collars, web-cameras, and hard drives are in the photos.
Read the full article here.
To learn more about what is happening in the Philippines and getting broadcast to western countries, the below video is a special program about the dark child cybersex trade there. From the story of two girls who are recovering from their own experience as victims of online sex trafficking, to that of a Dutch NGO that developed a special software to lure and identify predators – Barnaby Lo has the compelling story of an industry that is robbing children of their innocence in the Philippines.
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