Information from Nottingham City Safeguarding Board:
- Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) agency
CEOP provide a range of resources designed for young people. Think You Know has general advice and information about how to stay safe online www.thinkuknow.co.uk
CEOP also help young people or parents/carers to report any concerns they may have about something that has happened when they are on-line. If you are worried about something that has happened to you, or someone you know, you can use this link www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre
Sexting is when a young person sends sexually explicit material to another person. This could include photographs of themselves or others. This can make them vulnerable and could be a crime. Click here or search online for ‘Share aware’ to find this information.
- Cyber Bullying
Cyber bullying is using the internet, email, online games or any digital technology to threaten, tease, upset or humiliate someone else. The charity Childline has good information online to help. Click here or search online for ‘Childline cyber bullying’. You can call Childline for free on 0800 1111 at any time.
- Child Sexual Exploitation
Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) is when a young person is used by being made or tricked into doing something sexual – sometimes receiving something in return like love, affection, money, drugs or alcohol. Visit this link for more information and help www.stop-cse.org/saysomething