There is also a widespread view including among police, though it appears nowhere in the law that if someone, even a child, has been offered and accepted money for sex, no crime has been committed. But for the dedicated predator, access to prey is what draws them, and there is plenty in a country where one-third of the population — 80 million people — are under 18 and desperate poverty makes them and their families susceptible to the lure of hard cash. You can find another job. They can only charge someone if a complaint is laid — in other words, if a child is prepared to make a statement. Nuri, a chopstick-thin year-old with long auburn-dyed hair, says Chimoy is family and never demands a cut of her earnings.
In other cases, no money is collected at all from pimps, some of whom continue to receive support from well-off parents.
Indonesia now number one destination for Australian child sex tourists
This page was last edited on 16 Januaryat She says her father was always gone, taking care of his four other wives. We have to look at them as being victims. There are big malls and plenty of expensive cars. Indonesia is a major source, and to a much lesser extent, destination and transit country for women and children subjected to sex trafficking. Traditionally, they have met with customers in entertainment venues or special prostitution complexes, or lokalisasi. The police arrested him, then helped facilitate a meeting at which the girl's parents came to a financial settlement with the rapist's family.