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American man arrested and charged over child sex allegation in Kratie

Kratie: On 19th September 2021, the Kratie provincial court charged a 74 year old American national, a hotel owner, with purchasing child prostitution, Article 34 of the Law on Suppression of Human Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation, which involved 2 underage boys. The suspect was remanded in the provincial prison to await his trial. The provincial

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APLE Wins Child 10 Stockholm Award 2017

Stockholm, Sweden, 23 October 2017 – We’re honored and humbly proud to announce that APLE Cambodia has been selected for Child 10 Stockholm Award 2017 among the top 10 frontline organizations across three continents. Awardees for this award are activists who everyday strive to bring justice for marginalized children and

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Korean Child Sex Offender Sentenced to 14 Years

Siem Reap – Today, 31 August 2017, Siem Reap Provincial Court pronounced a verdict, finding a 63-year-old Korean man, Mr. Park Youl, guilty of two offenses: Purchase of child prostitution and sexual intercourse with minors under fifteen years. Park was sentenced to 14 year imprisonment and ordered to pay a

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British Man Arrested on Suspicion of Child Abuse in School

Phnom Penh: On 21 July 2017, the Interior Ministry’s Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection Department arrested a 39-year-old British national for sexually abusing a five-year-old girl studying at the school he worked for. He was currently held under police’s custody to await further legal proceedings. APLE received a tip-off on

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6-Year-Old Girl Rescued; Dutchman Charged

Preah Sihanouk Province: On 20 June 2017, Preah Sihanouk provincial court charged a 42-year-old Dutchman with Indecent Assault after police from Preah Sihanouk provincial Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection Unit arrested him following a complaint lodged by the mother of a 6-year-old girl. The suspect is provisionally detained at Preah

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4 Underage Girls Rescued From Sexual Abuse

PHNOM PENH – On 27 April 2017, four underage girls aged between 12 and 15 years living in Phnom Penh were rescued by Phnom Penh Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection Unit.  During a raid at an apartment a 69-year-old British national named C.R.K.C. was arrested for allegedly abusing the girls.

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Following Probe, Man Accused of Buying Sex With Underage Girls

A U.K. man has been arrested on suspicion of purchasing child prostitution after anti-human trafficking police raided his apartment in Phnom Penh’s Chamkar Mon district on Thursday afternoon, according to police and a child protection NGO. A monthslong investigation led to the arrest of 69-year-old Clive Cressy, who is alleged

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Scrutiny Turns to Child Abusers Among Clergy

Up to seven foreign clergymen are serving time in Cambodian prisons for child sex crimes, according to the executive director of a child protection NGO, a situation highlighted by the arrest of a Dutch priest who was charged last week with producing child pornography. Evrard-Nicolas Sarot, 53, who was a

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Dutch Alleged Child Abuser Was Clergyman

A Dutchman arrested this week in Siem Reap province in possession of nearly 1,300 photographs of naked boys was charged with child pornography on Thursday—and identified as a former member of the Catholic clergy in his country, a court official and sources in the Netherlands said. Evrard-Nicolas Sarot, 53, is

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