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Swiss justice achieved success against child pornography on the Internet

Published on: 10.09.08
Source: Schweiz NZZ Online

The Swiss Justice has successfully disclosed an online forum for paedophiles. Hundreds of males exchanged files and tips where to find child porn within the forum. The Justice of St. Gallen arrested four men because of sexual abuse of a 12 years old girl. More than 600 males left online traces in the forum and could thereby identified. As announced by the public prosecutor's office of St. Gallen, the enormous investigations on national and international level were triggered by cybercrime-specialists from the Koordinationsstelle zur Bekämpfung der Internet-Kriminalität des Bundes (Kobik).

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