Patricia Jane | March 12, 2014 at 08:11 am
MP Damian Green raises issue at event to plan creation of central image database to help find victims and abusers
Online child abuse images are becoming more extreme, more sadistic and more violent, with a higher proportion depicting the abuse of younger children, a Home Office minister has said.
Damian Green, the minister for policing and criminal justice, said the number of individual children depicted in online abuse images, and therefore in need of protection, was estimated to run into the tens of thousands. (more…)