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N.S. parents warned more teens being sextorted online

HALIFAX – More teens are being sextorted online, according to the Canadian Centre for Child Protection, which is urging parents to take a closer look at what their children are doing online. 684 more words


Winnipeg agency warns parents over child "sextortion"

WATCH: Signy Arnason and Brittany Greenslade discuss child “sextortion” on the Morning News.

WINNIPEG – The Canadian Centre for Child Protection says it is seeing an alarming increase in the number of teens who are sharing sexual images of themselves through live web chats and then being extorted for money. 474 more words


North Vancouver man sentenced to 60 days in jail in sextortion case

A North Vancouver man has been sentenced to 60 days in jail this morning for his role in a sextortion case.

The judge presiding over the case of 23-year-old Mark Webber says the role of the sentence was not meant to rehabilitate but to be a deterrent and denunciation to others who are looking at doing the same sort of crime. 221 more words


Michigan Man Accused Of Threatening California Teen In 'Sextortion' Plot

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Michigan man accused of threatening a Santa Ana teen in a “sextortion” plot has been indicted on federal sex crime charges. 124 more words


“Sextortionist” female student faces raps for spreading classmate’s nude photos online

ILOILO CITY – A female student in this city is accused of sextortion and is now facing criminal charges for posting nude photos of her five classmates on the internet. 135 more words


Swindlers Target Online Daters In "Sextortion" Scam

FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Online daters are being targeted by con artists passing themselves off as law enforcement officers who are working to crack down on internet crimes against minors. 233 more words