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August 2022

Big tech must crack down on child sexual abuse material

30th August 2022

There has been ferocious debate in Australia over the past few years about the responsibility big tech companies should bear for content on their platforms. In the wake of incidents…

Lanarkshire man caught with nearly 70,000 child sex abuse photos and videos

30th August 2022

Colin Dingle admitted possession of indecent images at his home in Kirkmuirhill. A man was caught with nearly 70,000 child sex abuse photos and videos when police raided his home….

Safeguarding jobs round up – 26 August 2022

26th August 2022

Welcome to this week’s jobs round-up, where you can view some of the job vacancies currently available in the world of safeguarding. Below are a selection of jobs which will…

Trauma memoir puts spotlight on mums turning daughters into child stars

22nd August 2022

Childhood stardom and the spectre of the “stage mom” are the focus of a US summer publishing sensation that – in short, punchy sentences delivered with a high level of…

Former Sunderland footballer Paul Stewart opens up about abuse in bid to protect next generation

22nd August 2022

A former Sunderland footballer has opened up about the abuse he faced as a junior player in a bid to protect the next generation. Paul Stewart played for many major…

New sentencing guidelines should distinguish between child abuse imagery offenders

22nd August 2022

New Scottish sentencing guidelines for indecent images offences should better distinguish between the characteristics and trajectories of those who only view indecent images of children (IIOC) and those who also…

Apple, BBC, Disney, C4 among major companies to sign Anti-Bullying and Harassment pledge

22nd August 2022

UK actors’ union Equity has launched a Statement of Commitment Against Bullying, Harassment and Inappropriate Behaviour in TV. The Statement of Commitment has been agreed by 21 major organisations in the TV…

Harper Denton: Inquest finds state failed murdered baby

19th August 2022

Failings by the state contributed to the death of an eight-week-old baby, who was murdered by her “dangerous” father, a coroner has found. Harper Denton was smothered by Kevin Eves,…

Safeguarding jobs round up – 19 August 2022

19th August 2022

Welcome to this week’s jobs round-up, where you can view some of the job vacancies currently available in the world of safeguarding. Below are a selection of jobs which will…

Burton child abuser jailed over historic assaults

15th August 2022

Police have praised his victims for their bravery in coming forward A child abuser is behind bars after admitting historic assaults. Patrick Elkin admitted two counts of sexual assault of…