The first week of 2018, however, it already brought the delighted news to us. If you recall the case on August 2017, the joint team of ForWPU of OIC and Gunung Leuser National Park authority busted and arrested a tiger poacher, Ismail Sembiring, with a carcass of female Sumatran tiger (Phantera Tigris Sumatrae). After submitting the legal process to the authorities, OIC remains active to oversee the continuation of this case.
Yesterday, on 4th January 2018, The judge prosecuted him with 2 years imprisonment and $7500 fine with 3 months subsidiary. This fine is the maximum according to the law no 5 year 1990. Last year, ForWPU team of OIC has been succeeded to tackle 15 forest crime. Seeing the result of our work, we want nothing but being better this year. Keep supporting us.