China News Service, June 1st. The Ministry of Public Security held a press conference on the 1st. Press spokesman Zhang Ming said at the meeting that the Ministry of Public Security cracked down on illegal and criminal acts against minors.

Closely integrated with the "One Million Police Enter Ten Thousand Homes" campaign, comprehensively trace the illegal and criminal clues of abduction, abuse, sexual assault, and molestation of minors, visit one by one, investigate and verify, and deal with them in accordance with the law.

Severely crack down on crimes involving underworld forces involving minors, and in the fight against underworld forces to fight against underworld forces that infringe upon the legitimate rights and interests of minors as the focus of the crackdown, and crack down severely in accordance with the law.

  In April 2020, the Ministry of Public Security, together with the Supreme People's Court, the Supreme People's Procuratorate, and the Ministry of Justice jointly issued the "Opinions on Severely Punishing the Use of Minors to Commit Underworld Crimes", which clarified that "the use of minors to commit underworld crimes" "Five kinds of behaviors", as well as "nine situations" and "five categories of persons" that should be severely punished, require that severe punishments be fully reflected in the various stages of investigation, prosecution, trial, and execution, and further strengthen the prevention and control of coercion, instigation, coercion, and inducement. The crackdown and deterrence of minors participating in crimes involving underworld and evil.

  Zhang Ming revealed that the Ministry of Public Security has continued to further promote the work of cracking down on the crime of child abduction. In 2021, the number of child abduction cases nationwide will drop by 82.6% compared with 2013. Among them, less than 20 cases of child theft and robbery are highly concerned by the public. Realize fast detection and fast breaking.

In the "Reunion" campaign organized by the Ministry of Public Security to focus on tackling the backlog of child abduction and trafficking cases, public security organs across the country cracked down on 400 backlog cases of child abduction and trafficking, arrested 1,124 suspects, and recovered 11,198 children who were missing and abducted over the years.

  In 2022, the Ministry of Public Security, together with the Ministry of Civil Affairs, the National Health Commission, and the All-China Women's Federation, will launch a special campaign against the crime of abducting and trafficking in women and children, gathering a number of clues, and supervising the handling of a number of major cases that have not been solved for a long time and have bad influences. 6 A-level wanted orders and 19 B-level wanted orders were issued, and together with the Supreme People's Court and the Supreme People's Procuratorate, they jointly issued a circular to urge criminal suspects to surrender themselves and eliminate the breeding ground for trafficking crimes to the greatest extent possible.

  Zhang Ming said that the Ministry of Public Security will focus on cracking down on crimes of sexual assault and molestation of minors, vigorously promote the "one-stop evidence collection" workstation (center) for the investigation and handling of sexual assault cases against minors, and work with the Supreme People's Procuratorate, the National Supervisory Commission, and the Ministry of Education. 9 departments to promote the implementation of the "Opinions on Establishing a Mandatory Reporting System for Cases of Violation against Minors (Trial)" and "Opinions on Establishing a System for Faculty and Staff Access to Inquire about Sexual Assault Illegal and Criminal Information", to prevent and reduce violations of minors from the source cases occurred.

In conjunction with the Supreme People's Court, the Supreme People's Procuratorate, the Ministry of Education, the National Health Commission, and the All-China Women's Federation, we will jointly study and promote the special strike work.

At the same time, actively coordinate the Supreme People's Court, the Supreme People's Procuratorate, the Ministry of Justice and other departments to speed up the formulation of the "Interpretation on Several Issues Concerning the Application of Law in Handling Criminal Cases of Rape and Indecent assault of minors" and "Regulations on Handling Criminal Cases of Sexual Assault on Minors" , and strive to provide sufficient and effective legal support for grassroots law enforcement to handle cases and protect the legitimate rights and interests of minors.

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