ALL EYES ON SURVEILLING DIGITAL SEX CRIMES IN THE YEAR 2021
January 7, 2021
The Ministry of Gender Equality and Family will more than double the number of staff at government agencies supporting victims of digital sex crimes, from 17 in 2020, to 39 this year.
The services provided by the Digital Sexual Crime Victim Support Center, established by the Women’s Human Rights Institute of Korea under the ministry, includes victim counseling, help getting illegal videos deleted, investigative support, litigation support, and post-monitoring.
Since its launch in April 2018, the Digital Sexual Crime Victim Support Center has directly contacted and supported victims