Compared with other regions in Indonesia, Bali and Lombok most prone to becoming targets of crimes against children. Therefore, these two islands became a gathering place for foreign tourists. Even assuming that the tourists are always considered as tourists who come on holiday with good intentions and bring abundant money. The presumption that can be easily lured children to receive sexual harassment of foreign tourists.
Eksual abuse and exploitation committed by foreigners in Bali has been proven on many cases of abuse were recorded and have been criminalized. Past cases of sexual harassment in Bali and in the international spotlight is performed by an old man from Australia who had molested dozens of children in Tabanan. This man has been convicted of sexually abusing dozens of children in Tabanan, with evidence from the victims to the police report.
The development of information technology plays an important role in the practice of child exploitation, both sexual exploitation to trafficking, child trafficking syndicate involving interstate. Starting from posting pictures of children or certain body parts of children who are victims, to pretend a way to chat with children as potential victims of crime.
Bali and Lombok in the category of most vulnerable to abuse and trafficking of children are committed by strangers. They deliberately came to Bali or Lombok with bad intentions, is looking for children as targets of exploitation and sexual abuse.