“Legal measures were taken against 15 persons, including 12 women, for posting indecent ads and photos on social media,” this was announced by the General Directorate of Criminal Investigation and Forensic Evidence on their official website and social media accounts. 

The directorate pointed out that within the framework of implementing the law and combating crime, the advertisements and pictures were detected, the anti-human trafficking and the protection of public morals police took conducted intensive search and investigation which resulted in revealing the identity of the 15 defendants who are of Asian and African nationalities. 

The directorate affirmed that after obtaining permission from the Public Prosecution, they were arrested, as the legal procedures were completed and the cases were referred to the Public Prosecution.