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The PNP ACG CYBERCOPS arrested Rainier M. Tamayo while he is updating his website www.rainiertamayo.com for streaming copyrighted movies at his residence in Porac, Pampanga, a report submitted by PSSUPT RONALDO F DEJESUS, Officer in Charge to the Chief, PNP RONALD “BATO” DELA ROSA.

The police operation was led by PSUPT JAY D GUILLERMO by virtue of the Search Warrant # 16-26704 issued by Hon. Jose Lorenzo R. Dela Rosa, Presiding Judge, Regional Trial Court, Branch 46, Manila for violation of Section 177, in relation to Section 217, of Republic Act 8293, otherwise known as, the “Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines”, committed by, through and with the use of Information and Communications Technologies under Republic Act 10175 (Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012).

According to PSSUPT DE JESUS, the respondent is a graduate of BS Computer Science and a webpage developer. He has been into online piracy since 2012 and earning through the advertisements on his websites, De Jesus said.

The search warrant was implemented on October 4, 2016 at about 5:30 pm. The raiding team seized and recovered from the possession and control of the arrested suspect were laptops, computer set, routers, modem, external drive,flash drive, IPHONE cellphone, Black Berry cellphone, tablet, UPS, headset, andLAN cable.

De Jesus said that, the case stemmed from the letter request for investigative assistance from IPO PHILIPPINES dated June 1, 2016, regarding copyright infringement being committed by the website www.rainiertamayo.com for copying, uploading and sharing movies online.

According to the official, a case for violation of Section 177, in relation to Section 217, of Republic Act 8293, other known as the “Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines”, committed by, through and with the use of Information and Communications Technologies under Republic Act 10175 (Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012) will be filed against the suspect