David Timothy Deakin after being arrested in 2017. Photo: APDavid Timothy Deakin after being arrested in 2017. Photo: AP
David Timothy Deakin after being arrested in 2017. Photo: AP

Webcam child sex abuse: Philippine court sentences US man David Timothy Deakin to life in prison

  • Deakin was arrested in 2017, having lived in the Philippines since 2000. He was convicted of using webcams to sell images of abuse to buyers abroad
  • The Philippines has emerged as a global hotspot for online child sexual exploitation, with cases increasing sharply in recent years
Topic |   The Philippines
David Timothy Deakin after being arrested in 2017. Photo: APDavid Timothy Deakin after being arrested in 2017. Photo: AP
David Timothy Deakin after being arrested in 2017. Photo: AP
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