Monthly Archives: December 2012

Group-based therapy reduces sex offenders’ recidivism rate: ministry

A program centering on group work therapy has curtailed the recidivism rate among sex offenders as measured against those who served time but didn’t participate, the Justice Ministry said. “A certain degree of effect has been observed,” the ministry said … Continue reading

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Cambodia jails researcher for abuse

PHNOM PENH — A Cambodian court sentenced a Japanese man to a year in prison Wednesday for sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl in the tourist town of Siem Reap, officials said. Shuji Yamagishi, 41, who described himself as a cultural … Continue reading

Posted in Child Prostitution, Child Sex Tourism, CSEC News |

Japan joins EU, US effort to take on borderless crime against children

On the initiative of the European Union (EU) and the United States, efforts to eliminate online child pornography began in Brussels on Dec. 5 with the participation of 48 countries including Japan. EU Commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem and U.S. Attorney General … Continue reading

Posted in Child Pornography, CSEC News |