Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Old Story. Oldest Profession.
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Old Story. Oldest Profession.

Bali Police Raid Praja Spa in Downtown Spa Operating as Center of Prostitution


Bali News: Bali, Denpasar, Prostitution, Praja Spa, Cyber Crime, Dewa Komang Praja
Click Image to Enlarge

(3/17/2017)

The Cyber Crime Division of the Bali Police has closed a spa operating in Denpasar under suspicion of operating as a place of prostitution.

Balipost.com reports that the Praja Spa on Jalan Tukad Unda VIII, Panjer, South Denpasar was raided on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, and a number of customers, therapists, and the spa’s management were taken into custody.

Balidiscovery.com first carried news of the Praja Spa’s operations in June of 2016, quoting coverage of alleged prostitution from Radar Bali.

After providing counseling and guidance to the young women employed at the spa, they therapist were returned to their home villages and advised to seek new lines of work. Police are holding three men, named as owners and marketing staff at the Praja Spa.

The Spa, according to police, has an average daily turnover of between Rp. 15 and Rp 20 million.

Praja Spa
marketed itself via social media listings on Facebook under accounts listed as Dewa Komang Praja and Praja Spa. When police became aware of the Facebook postings, they investigated further before launching a raid on the business.

The Wednesday afternoon raid on the Praja Spa saw 24 people taken into police custody, comprised of 2 owners, 1 marketing staff, 1 cashier, 2 customers and 18 therapists.

The business has been in operation for the past two years.

Police allege that the spa offered “plus plus” and “body to body” spa services with prices ranging from Rp. 550,000 to Rp. 650,000 per treatments. “Three-some” spa treatments were available from Rp. 1.1 million.

Spa therapists were reported to earn between Rp. 20 – 30 million per month.

The owners and management of the spa face prosecution under the 2008 law on pornography and cyber-crime carrying a maximum punishment of 12 years in prison.

Prostitution Exposed at Denpasar Spa


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
No Right to Bear Arms in Paradise
Police Arrest American at Bali Airport with 12 Rounds of Live Ammunition
(3/23/2017)
On the Road to Nowhere
Bali Toll Road to Close for 32 Hours During Nyepi New Year Period
(3/23/2017)
No Landings. No Take-offs
Bali Airport to Close for 24 Hours on March 28, 2017
(3/23/2017)
A Moving Experience
Bali Gets a Strong Early Morning Wake Call via a 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake on Wednesday, March 22, 2017
(3/23/2017)
In the Event of a Sudden Loss . . .
Garuda’s Profitability Drops 89% in 2016
(3/23/2017)
A Silent Night Before a Silent Day?
Bali Chief Policeman Issues Call for Discipline and Self-Control Over Nyepi Holiday
(3/22/2017)
Weddings that Stop Traffic
Bali Toll Roll Rentable for Wedding Photo Shoots
(3/19/2017)
All Inclusively Including Lombok
Club Med to Open in Lombok in 2019
(3/19/2017)
Things Going Dramatically for Jeremy
Criminal Case Against Indonesian Actor Jeremy Thomas Moves Forward in Bali
(3/18/2017)
Crossing the Bridge of Love at Nusa Penida
Nusa Penida’s New Yellow Bridge Becomes a New Icon of Bali Tourism
(3/19/2017)
Did You Feel It?
Mild Earthquake on Friday, March 17, 2017 - 334 km Southwest of Bali
(3/18/2017)
Keeping the Peace and Quiet
5.600 Police and 22,000 Volunteers to Keep Things Quiet on Hari Nyepi – March 28, 2017
(3/18/2017)
All [News]!