Child Sexual Abuse Material

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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Child Sexual Abuse MaterialSuccess In the Field
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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Child Sexual Abuse Material
April 30, 2014

Redefining “Child Pornography”

Section 2256 of Title 18, United States Code, defines child pornography as any visual depiction of sexually explicit conduct involving a minor (someone under 18 years of age). While the definition given above is the proper legal term, it too closely relates…
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Child Sexual Abuse MaterialDeterrence
March 21, 2014

Ongoing Child Pornography Distribution Via Peer-to-Peer Networks

Last week, we explored the role that escort websites play in child sex trafficking. This week, we are calling attention to the role that peer-to-peer networks play in facilitating the distribution of child pornography. (more…)
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