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Police Seize Thousands of Adult Video DVDs in Glodok

Police Seize Thousands of Adult Video DVDs in Glodok (maxpixel)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - The West Jakarta Metro Police, along with Taman Sari Police, have conducted a raid on two DVD/VCD disc vendors in Glodok, West Jakarta. The police seized 6,000 pieces of adult VCD/DVDs from two merchants.

Head of Public Relations at of West Jakarta Police, Police Commissioner Purnomo ,said the raid was conducted at VCD/DVD stalls in Glodok.

"The number of personnel involved is 25 personnel from West Jakarta and Taman Sari Police, under the lead of Adjunct Police Commissioner Erick Friendriz," Purnomo said in Jakarta.

Police also arrested two suspects during the raid. The suspects allegedly sold VCD/DVD containing pornographic content, with evidence of 6,000 pieces of adult VCD/DVD.

"Both suspects allegedly violated Article 29 of Law No. 44 of 2008 on Pornography and Article 282 paragraph (3) of the Criminal Code with a criminal threat of at least 6 months and a maximum of 12 years in prison," he said.