10-year-olds sharing explicit images reported to police

Jun 30, 2014 by

From The Christian Institute: Children as young as ten are sharing explicit images over social media and on mobile phones, according to Freedom of Information requests. A BBC investigation found a sharp increase in the number of schools reporting cases of ‘sexting’ to police. Dorset Police dealt with 66 incidents of sexting in the past year, nearly twice as many as the previous year. Some of the cases Dorset Safe Schools and Communities Team dealt with included ten-year-olds sharing...

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Petition asks U.S. government to make access to pornography ‘opt-in’ for internet users

Nov 19, 2013 by

By Kirsten Andersen, LifeSite News A new WhiteHouse.gov petition is asking the federal government to require internet service providers to block access to pornography by default, following the introduction of a similar policy in the United Kingdom. “We are asking that people who are interested in porn should have to seek it and choose it,” the petition reads. “They should have to ‘Opt In’ for it by making arrangements to receive it with their Internet Service...

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David Cameron declares war on internet pornography

Jul 22, 2013 by

By Tim Ross, Telegraph The Prime Minister is to outline plans for every UK internet user to be asked whether they want access to pornography. Every internet user in the country will be asked whether they want to have access to pornography, David Cameron will say, as he warns that hardcore images are “corroding childhood”. A joint British and American “task force” will be created to tackle obscene websites, while Google and other search engine providers will be required...

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Live child sex abuse images warning from Ceop

Jul 2, 2013 by

From BBC News Images showing child sex abuse – including those streamed from live webcams – are increasingly available on the internet, experts warn. The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre received reports relating to 70,000 indecent images in 2012 – twice as many as in 2011. Ceop received 8,000 reports of obscene material being downloaded or shared in the UK. An estimated 50,000 UK web users are involved in distributing abuse images. Live streaming had been...

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Online pornography: see no evil

Jun 18, 2013 by

by Matt Wardman, Telegraph Can the Government and internet providers really hope to tackle online porn? And are parents doing enough? 'As a parent, I worry about what our children can get to see when they grab hold of our iPad or log on to the internet,” says David Cameron. The Prime Minister could not be clearer: he wants to make the net safer. Today, therefore, a summit at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport will bring together web companies, internet providers and many...

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Internet porn is leading children on an 'unstoppable march into a moral wasteland'

Mar 8, 2013 by

By Daniel Martin, Mailonline Lib Dem peer warns that young women and girls are the 'main casualties' of an 'epidemic' of violent material found online NSPCC found more than 5,000 under-18s have been questioned by the police over sex offences over the past three years Former children’s TV presenter Floella Benjamin has warned of an ‘epidemic’ of violent online porn, which is leading youngsters on a ‘seemingly unstoppable march into a moral...

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