A joint operation of Cagayan de Oro City’s Regulatory and Complaint Board (RCB), Barangay 14 personnel and Cagayan de Oro City Police resulted in the rescue of sixteen (16) minors, today, November 5, 2018 at an internet café located at Barangay 14.
The said minors were caught inside the internet café during school hours which violates City Ordinance No. 13394-2018, otherwise known as the Cagayan de Oro City Comprehensive Children’s Welfare Code of 2018 which prohibits minors in playing computer or video games from 07:00AM to 03:00PM during school days. Said ordinance also prohibits internet café owners from allowing children to access pornographic sites, nor be engaged in any pornographic activities through the internet. Read Section 28 of said ordinance below.
As shown in some of the photos, the minors were still wearing their school uniforms and carrying backpacks.
Browse over more photos of the operation below.