This is the type of threat that sextortionist “Brian Kil” posted publicly to Facebook, directed at one of many underage girls he victimized, along with sexually explicit photos he coerced out of them: 1,002 more words
Tags » Sextortion
BuzzFeed News; Getty Images
R. Kelly Is Holding Women Against Their Will In A “Cult,” Parents Told Police
As the R&B legend tours the country this summer, parents have told police that R. 5,169 more words
Talking to teenagers about sending explicit photos may be awkward, but it’s not stopping the Canadian Centre for Child Protection from starting the conversation.
The organization is using humour to address the serious situation with their new… 360 more words
Often referred to as ‘sextortion’ or ‘webcam blackmailing’, the online coercion and extortion of children – a form of digital blackmail where sexual information or images are used to extort sexual material, sexual favours or money, has skyrocketed in the past years, but remains largely underreported. 678 more words
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
JUNE 19, 2017, 6:00 A.M. E.D.T.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The European Union police agency and forces across the continent are launching a campaign warning of the rise in online extortion targeting children, saying that victims as young as 7 are falling prey to the crime, also known as sextortion or webcam blackmail. 84 more words
Child exploitation experts say they’ve detected a spike in reports of online “sextortion” cases involving teen boys.
The Canadian Centre for Child Protection says 65 boys reported incidents to Cybertip.ca in 2015-16 – an 89 per cent increase from the previous two-year period of 2013-2014. 651 more words