Child Pornography

Why Teenagers Might Want To Re-Think Sending That Sexual Selfie

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK

Police have "grave concerns" that teenagers who "sext" sexual selfies to partners could face criminal records, after a schoolgirl received a police ca...

Magician Probably Wishes He Could've Made His Child Porn Collection Vanish

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK

A magician is facing prison after he accidentally handed over his collection of child porn to police. Nigel Hardman, 46, agreed to give CCTV images...

Revealed: Rolf Kept Notes On How To Delete 'Tiny Teeny Girlfriends' Internet History

PA | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK

Convicted paedophile Rolf Harris kept notes in a diary on how to delete his internet history - after he allegedly accessed images of underage girls - ...

Cameron's Former Adviser Charged With Possessing Indecent Images Of Children

PA | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK

A former adviser to David Cameron has been charged with making and possessing indecent images of children. Patrick Rock, 63, was arrested at his home ...

PM's Aide Arrested Over Child Abuse Images

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK

A close aide to David Cameron has resigned over allegations involving child abuse images, Downing Street has said. Patrick Rock has been closely in...

Radio Host Arrested For 'Liking' Facebook Status

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A Memphis radio host was reportedly arrested on Tuesday for “liking” a Facebook post made by a woman who has a restraining order against him. ...

Did Someone Get A Tattoo Of Ian Watkins' Mugshot?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Someone has apparently posted a photo of what appears to be a tattoo of the mugshot of disgraced Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins. The apparent tatt...

Ian Watkins Described Child Sex Offences As 'Megalolz'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Ian Watkins Sentenced To 35 Years For Child Sex Offences Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins spoke to a female fan from prison th...

A Bad Time To Also Be Called Ian Watkins

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK

The horrific child abuse carried out by the Lostprophets frontman Ian Watkins has left the nation shocked and appalled. The "determined and commit...

Police Warn Ian Watkins May Have Had More Victims

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK

Paedophile Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins may have had more victims, police warned on Wednesday, calling for information on other potential victims o...

Couple Accused Of Selling Daughters To Porn Ring

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

An American couple have been accused of selling three of their daughters to a child pornography ring. Paperwork allegedly shows the girls aged 12, ...

Is 'We Didn't Know' Enough?

Christian Berg | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech
Christian Berg

Child sexual abuse images and videos are nearly always a symptom of abuse. In many instances they are instrumental in building to the physical abuse of a child. As horrifying as this may be, the digital trail of this kind of content presents an opportunity to find and prevent abuse. By tracking the symptom, we can tackle the problem.

Rude, Nude and Dangerous to Know: Why the Latest FCUK Campaign Holds us All Hostage

Ruth Bushi | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ruth Bushi

You can choose to see commentary about Sketch to Store as filler content between the headlines and the sport - which it is. But all of those slices of visual propaganda - seen and debated or not - are part of the mechanism which keeps us stuck in the moment, never moving forward. But, mostly spending. Still - who gives a fcuk, right?

We Need Education on Porn, Not Censorship

Genevieve Shanahan | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Genevieve Shanahan

Motions to "protect" the innocence of children are alway easy vote-winners. It doesn't matter whether it's effective, ethical or logical, as long as it hits the right buzzwords and appears to be tough on the boogie-men in our closets.

Microsoft's 'Pop-Up' Warning For Child Porn Online

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.07.2013 | UK

The ease with which child abuse images can be accessed online has long been a source of anger, prompting Microsoft to introduce a "pop-up" warning on ...

The War on Porn: The Need for an Adult Discussion on an Adult Issue

Andrew Smith | Posted 23.09.2013 | UK Politics
Andrew Smith

In many ways David Cameron has found the perfect enemy in porn... The problem is that even if we admire Cameron's determination and principles then there are still a number of very good reasons to object to a crusade that is likely to go about as well as the 'war on drugs' and the 'war on terror'.

The Internet and Porn: Can It Really Be Controlled?

Daley James Francis | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Politics
Daley James Francis

The porn industry is huge, and the online world has made it even easier to get your hands (or your eyes) on it, and if you want to indulge in it for free, you can do that too. It doesn't take a great deal of effort to get past the adult security measures.

PM Declares War On Child Porn

PA | Posted 19.09.2013 | UK

David Cameron will tell internet giants including Google they have a "moral duty" to do more to tackle child abuse images found by using their website...

Going Beyond Online Search: Searchable Web Just the Tip of the Child Abuse Iceberg

Christian Berg | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK Tech
Christian Berg

New sites and methods to access this content emerge all of the time. In order to find those who use this material, there is a need for technology that tracks the actual abuse content as opposed to the source. This technology exists and needs to be used.

Internet Pornography, Child Murder and National Security Agencies

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

Egan points out that one difficulty with stopping access to web pages with indecent content involving children, is that paedophilic offenders may find euphemisms and code words to tag photographic content, so only they know them. Then the authorities would be always playing 'catch up' to them.

Safeguarding Generation XXX

Dave Henderson | Posted 07.08.2013 | UK
Dave Henderson

Yes the internet brings kids great things like education, entertainment and relaxation...but how much real interaction with the world are they missing? How will this affect their development compared to ours? I guess at this stage, no one really knows...but hey, fingers crossed.

Cameron Warns Google On Child Porn

PA | Posted 09.06.2013 | UK

David Cameron has demanded Google do more to rid the internet of child pornography, warning that lives are being put at risk. The Prime Minister sa...

Former Crimewatch Presenter Nick Ross Admits 'I'd Probably Watch Child Porn'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK

Former Crimewatch presenter Nick Ross has admitted he would “probably” watch child porn if he was offered the opportunity “to see what all the f...

'Harry Styles Imposter Enticed Children To Perform Sex Acts Online'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK

A 45-year-old man is accused of posing as One Direction star Harry Styles in order to entice young girls into performing sex acts online. John Eas...

Crackdown On Online Child Porn Urged After April Murder

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 31.05.2013 | UK

The conviction of Mark Bridger for the murder of April Jones has sparked calls for search engines such as Google to do more over "easily accessible" c...