Last week, Ask.fm was purchased by the owners of Tinder and Ask.com. Ask.fm has been the target of negative media coverage in recent times, facing criticism for negligence regarding users’ safety after cyberbullying cases culminated in the tragic suicides of nine teenagers.
Detectives from the Sex Crimes Squad have arrested and charged a 35-year-old man from Unanderra with child abuse material possession.
Last year, after receiving information which suggested a man may have been in possession of child abuse material, Sex Crimes Squad detectives executed a search warrant at a home in Unanderra on Wed....
A Victorian man has been jailed for remotely abusing more than 50 young girls, who he directed to perform sex acts as he watched via a live web feed from the Philippines.
Brett Geoffrey Le Gassick, 43, used a web camera to watch and direct girls as young as 10 in a crime described by the judge as exploitative and damaging for alr....
A “BORED” man fell into an online Facebook paedophile ring and hoarded thousands of child sex abuse pictures and movies that included toddlers and ones of children and animals.
John Hanning, of Lyndhurst Drive, Bicknacre, used his stash of more than 8,600 images and films in sickening “trades” for ones he preferred, Chelm....
Max Schrems, an Austrian law student, is suing Facebook in a class action over online privacy, stating that the social network does not respect European law regarding data protection.
Over 25,000 people have joined the class action and assigned their claims in what could be the largest class and privacy action yet taken.
Google has revealed the identity of a user storing images of child abuse on his Gmail account to police in the US, flagging up the fact that the US tech giant scans users' email for illegal activity.
The individual in question, 41-year-old convicted sex offender John Henry Skillern, was arrested by local police in Houston, Texas ....
SHAMED Mark Cumming used his neighbour’s internet to look at hundreds of images of child abuse online.
He logged on to his neighbour’s wi-fi after he asked for the code when his own internet wasn’t working.
Google has reported a man to the police after spotting images of child abuse on his Gmail account.
The man, a convicted sex offender, was then arrested by police in Houston, Texas, after receiving a tip off from a child protection agency who said they had been contacted by the technology giant.
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities have arrested a man suspected of sexually abusing children over the past two decades after finding a boy who had been missing for several weeks at his apartment.
Petra Hertwig, a prosecutor in the eastern city of Cottbus, told news agency dpa Saturday the 52-year-old man is suspected of 175 coun....
HAMPSHIRE and Wiltshire police joined forces with a national campaign to safeguard children from online abuse.
The covert enforcement operation was co-ordinated by the National Crime Agency and involved 45 police forces across the country.
Hampshire Constabulary has safeguarded 17 children and....
During many years of activity in the field of prevention of human trafficking in Bosnia and Herzegovina, International Forum of Solidarity- EMMAUS has continuously implemented activities such as the capacity building and training of professionals involved in efforts to combat trafficking in human beings, including representatives of state institutions, law enforcement agencies, prosecutor's offices, educational and health institutions, non-government sector, and other professionals in this field of activity. As a continuation of activities aimed at building the capacity of relevant institutions, IFS- EMMAUS expanded and intensified activities through the implementation of regional projects such as the project “Promoting a Victim Centered Approach in Trafficking Cases in Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina: Treatment of Victims and Witnesses in Judicial Process“.
This project will further enhance the capacity of the judiciary, prosecution services and judicial academies of these countries to fully comply with EU standards, with a focus on trafficking in human beings: treatment of victims and witnesses in judicial process, supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands.
The Dutch Judicial Academy – SSR actively participated in the transfer of judicial institution experience and prosecution in trafficking cases, through Training of trainers: "Trafficking in human beings", on 6th and 7th March 2014. During the training, judges and prosecutors from Bosnia and Herzegovina, through theoretical and practical work, learned how to organize education on this topic and transfer their knowledge and skills to their fellow judges and prosecutors.
In order to implement further educational activities, IFS- EMMAUS, in cooperation with the Dutch Judicial Academy, Public institution Centre for Judicial and Prosecutorial Training of FBIH and RS, and the OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina, held a two-day seminar entitled " Trafficking in Human Beings: Treatment of Victims and Witnesses in Judicial Process“" at the hotel "Garden city" in Konjic, on 24th and 25th April 2014.
The aim of the seminar was for judges and prosecutors from Bosnia and Herzegovina, through theoretical and practical work, to transfer their knowledge, skills and expertise in applying a victim centered approach in trafficking cases to their judge and prosecutor colleagues, as well as to representatives of law enforcement agencies.