‘Sexting’ Craze On The Rise Among Teens

Recent reports revealed that a growing number of teenagers in British are swapping explicit images of themselves on mobile phones exposing them open to victimizing and bullying by their peers.

According to Britain’s Child Exploitation and Online Protection Center (CEOP), this kind of practice is termed as “sexting”  has also been extended in intimate images of children being posted online on pedophile websites.teen

“We are getting an increasing number of reports from the public, children and parents alike, who are concerned about this kind of behavior,” said Helen Penn, head of education at CEOP, a law enforcement agency tied to the British police.

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