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News Releases / 2022 marks 20 years of reducing the online victimization of children

Today marks 20 years since the launch of, Canada’s tipline to report the online sexual abuse and exploitation of children.

Boys aggressively targeted on Instagram and Snapchat, analysis of data shows

Adolescent boys are being targeted primarily on social media giants Instagram® and Snapchat® as part of an ongoing sextortion crisis, an analysis of July data by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection (C3P) shows.

National tipline sees concerning increase in online sexual violence against Canadian youth

For Safer Internet Day, the Canadian Centre for Child Protection releases new education resources to help families address this urgent issue