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Child Sexual Abuse Material

Child Sexual Abuse Material
June 5, 2015

Global Collaboration to Combat Child Abuse Imagery Online

Earlier this year, Thorn was asked to join the Advisory Board of INHOPE - The International Association of Internet Hotlines, which works with industry and law enforcement partners to ensure that child abuse imagery on the Internet is taken down…
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April 28, 2015

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

As Child Abuse Prevention Month comes to a close, we want to call attention to the long-lasting effects of abuse. Fighting child sexual exploitation and trafficking, we are aware that child abuse and neglect are often precursors to a life…
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Child Sexual Abuse Material
March 13, 2015

Thorn Alert Update: ICE arrests wanted child predator

A big win for digital defenders this week! William Akers, 46, a suspected child predator profiled in our most recent Thorn Alert, is in federal custody facing child pornography charges. After an incredible response from the public and dozens of…
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Child Sexual Abuse Material
March 11, 2015

THORN ALERT – Suspected Child Predator – March 11

Law enforcement needs your help in their search for the latest suspected child predator captured on video and profiled by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).  Help us spread the word by sharing this information with your networks! (more…)
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Child Sexual Abuse Material
July 24, 2014

CyberTipline Sees Surge in Reports of Child Abuse Imagery

This week, news broke around a surge in reports of child abuse imagery to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) across many online networks during the first week in July. (more…)
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May 22, 2014

HSI Arrests 71 in New York for Child Sexual Exploitation

In a sting that was New York’s biggest to-date, Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) arrested 71 individuals involved in child sexual exploitation, all of whom stand accused of possessing, distributing and/or producing child abuse imagery. (more…)
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