Polda Metro Jaya Open Saracen Social Media Group Complaint Post

By : Herry Barus And Aldo Bella Putra | Tuesday, August 29 2017 - 13:00 IWST

Para tersangka pengelola grup Saracen, akun penyebar kebencia
Para tersangka pengelola grup Saracen, akun penyebar kebencia

INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta- Polda Metro Jaya opened a group complaints post containing hate speech content through social media network "Saracen".

"(Report) thousands, Polda Metro Jaya open post receiving complaints from Central Java," said Head of Public Relations Polda Metro Jaya Police Commissioner Argo Yuwono in Jakarta Tuesday (29/08/2017)

Kombes Argo declared the investigator of the Special Criminal Investigation Directorate of Polda Metro Jaya to investigate the case of hate speech through Saracen's Facebook account.

Argo said Polda Metro Jaya will coordinate with the Police Headquarters, which also handles Saracens to arrange the suspects.

"The network will be investigated, we just wait to solve the case," said Argo.

Previously, investigators of the Directorate of Criminal Crime of Criminal Investigation Police arrested three suspects of group managers containing hate speech content through Saracen's Facebook account.

The three suspects were MFT arrested in Koja North Jakarta on 21 July 2017, SRN arrested in Cianjur West Java on 5 August 2017 and JAS was arrested in Pekanbaru Riau on August 7, 2017.

Police suspect the Saracens Group created a number of Facebook accounts such as Saracen News, Saracen Cyber ​​Team and Saracennewscom with members reaching 800,000 followers.

The Saracens Group is indicative of spreading content containing tribal, religious, racial and intergroup hatred since November 2015.

News Comment

Today's Industry

GoTo is a blend of Gojek and Tokopedia. (Photo: republika.co.id)

Rabu, 30 November 2022 - 19:35 WIB

GoPay's Dominance Drives Consistency in GOTO's Financial Business Segment Growth

The financial services business segment, namely GoTo Financial owned by PT GoTo Gojek Tokopedia Tbk (GOTO), recorded impressive business growth consistency. This is reflected in GoPay's dominance…

The President Director of PT Honeywell Indonesia, Roy Kosashi, clarified many kind of leading technology for Indonesia’s New Capital City, in Jakarta on Tuesday (29/11/2022). (Photo: PT Honeywell Indonesia)

Rabu, 30 November 2022 - 19:28 WIB

Honeywell Ready to Support Indonesia’s New Capital City with Sustainability Technologies and Solutions

Honeywell announced today that it is Ready Now to support the Nusantara Capital Authority (OIKN) in realizing their goal of making a sustainable and smart forest city. OIKN is the government…

Gibu Mathew, Vice President and General Manager in Asia-Pacific (APAC) in Zoho Corp. (special)

Rabu, 30 November 2022 - 11:22 WIB

How to Make SaaS Work for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

Southeast Asia's digital transformation has been impressive as the region is now poised to reach a projected digital economy worth USD360 billion by 2025. With digitalisation, the region bore…

PT Dharma Polimetal ("Dharma Group") Triputra Group automotive component manufacturing company.

Senin, 28 November 2022 - 12:15 WIB

DRMA Remains Optimistic 2023 Automotive Still Rises, Targets Sales Up 20%

PT Dharma Polimetal Tbk (“DRMA”), a listed company engaged in automotive component manufacturing business sees the prospects for the automotive business in 2023 will still remain promising.…

Alvara Research

Sabtu, 26 November 2022 - 06:20 WIB

Turnover Rises High, Culinary MSMEs No Problem Paying OFD Platform Commissions

Online food delivery (OFD) services have accelerated the growth of food and beverage (F&B) MSMEs in Indonesia by 1.9 times faster compared to offline sales. OFD platforms enable MSMEs to have…