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NetClean Labs | 30/09/2016

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The scale of child sexual abuse is largely misunderstood in society

01/06/2016 |

The public, and in many cases even decision-makers in businesses and public authority organisations, are unaware of the extent of the problem of child sexual abuse material happening in our society and local communities. This view is backed by 8 … Read More

Sentences are too lenient for child sex offenders

25/05/2016 |

While we are beginning to see more public awareness on the issues surrounding child sexual abuse, the case against offenders remains weak. Police forces and investigators around the world have voiced their opinions, saying that sentences for child sexual abuse … Read More

Perpetrator identification must be a priority in investigations

18/05/2016 |

In my last blog we looked at the benefits of victim identification. Organisations like Project VIC, of which Griffeye is a founding partner, are working with police and forensic investigators, Europol and Interpol to analyse images and videos in order … Read More

Project VIC demonstrates why identifying victims must be a priority

11/05/2016 |

The number of children at risk from sexual exploitation is on the rise, yet many investigators do not have the time to give priority to the work that is needed to identify victims.

In our NetClean global police survey, we … Read More

Take a LEAP of faith and improve collaboration

05/05/2016 |

Online child sexual exploitation is a growing concern around the world and the issue is becoming more severe than ever before. It has never been easier for perpetrators to make contact with innocent children, to share images of abuse and … Read More

Strength in numbers: joining forces to create a safer society

21/04/2016 |

In the world of child sexual abuse, the waters are always muddied. With new methods of criminal activity arising and a vast array of technological advances to thwart them, it’s a field that is always evolving.

Unfortunately, as the volume … Read More

More self-produced material is being shared on social media

12/04/2016 |

The fact that adults with sexual interest in children would choose to approach these young victims on social media is not a new concept. What has changed in recent years is the quantity of social platforms and how easy, quick … Read More

Mobile phones and videos are becoming increasingly common in the investigations

29/03/2016 |

Reliance on mobile technology has grown exponentially in the last decade. Our CEO Christian Berg recently tested out the new range mobile devices and innovations at Mobile World Congress and is thrilled by the exciting new possibilities that these new … Read More

The material is becoming more severe and victims are getting younger

22/03/2016 |

No parent would want to see their child hurt or in despair. Yet, thousands of children are being sexually abused every single day. They may be living in foreign countries far far away, being trafficked across the seas, or sitting … Read More

Child Exploitation Awareness Day – make your pledge today

18/03/2016 |

Today, in the UK, it is Child Exploitation Awareness Day – a day that aims to raise awareness of the issues surrounding child sexual abuse. After a number of high profile sexual exploitation cases in the news, the National Working … Read More

Preventing the creation of child sexual offenders

15/03/2016 |

In February, Women’s Weekly in Australia published an in-depth, interesting and horrifying article on child sexual abuse, telling the story of some of the most disturbing cases of child sexual abuse that the world has seen.

One of them was … Read More

A reflection on Mobile World Congress: the dangers of “Mobile is Everywhere”

02/03/2016 |

Our generation lives and breathes in a world of digital connections. Most of us own more than one mobile device, and are spending more and more time on our smartphone, tablet or laptop for work or personal use. In fact, … Read More

More child sexual abuse material is in circulation than ever before

17/02/2016 |

Crimes against children remains a huge challenge in our society. Worryingly, the number of cases are on the rise and there seems to be no sign of a reversal any time soon.

Our recent survey backs this view. The report … Read More

Stop the spread of child sexual abuse videos

11/02/2016 |

Digital video content has experienced an explosive growth in the last decade. Our viewing habits have also shifted from TVs to digital devices (laptop, tablet and smartphone). The total video viewing time for UK consumers is on average 212 minutes … Read More

Safer Internet Day – make a pledge

09/02/2016 |

Today is Safer Internet Day in the UK, the aim is to raise awareness of Internet safety and encourage organisations to get involved with promoting the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology for children and young people. Although … Read More

Sexual Abuse & Sexual Violence Awareness Week – More Must Be Done

04/02/2016 |

While the start of February may have passed many of us by, the beginning of an important week should have carried much greater attention. The 1st of February 2016 marked the start of Sexual Abuse & Sexual Violence Awareness Week … Read More