A man who tried to buy access to an underage girl online has been caught in a police sting operation..
The man allegedly made the request for a 14-year-old girl while responding to an advertisement, but was arrested at a motel.
The man in his 50s has been charged with one count of using the internet to procure a child under 16, and was due to appear in Court on Monday.
Full story published November 9, 2015
The SPCS Constitution includes within its objectives:
(b) To uphold the universally held principles: “Every human being has the inherent right to life” (United Nations Declaration of Human Rights 1948) and “the child by reason of physical and mental immaturity, needs safeguards and care, including legal protection” (UN Declaration of the Rights of the Child 1959; see also the World Medical Association’s Declaration of Geneva 1948).
(d) To focus attention on the harmful nature and consequences of sexual promiscuity, obscenity, pornography, violence, fraud, dishonesty in business, exploitation, abuse of alcohol and drugs, and other forms of moral corruption, for the purpose of moral and spiritual improvement.