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Figures reveal 'shocking scale' of child abuse

Child Protection lead says internet has 'opened up new opportunities for abusers'.

Chief Constable Simon Bailey

Chief Constable Simon Bailey

Date - 10th March 2016
By - Martin Buhagiar - Police Oracle
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The number of reported child sex offences has risen by a third to the equivalent of more than 113 per day, a leading children's charity says. Police in England and Wales recorded a total of 41,457 sexual offences against under-18s between April...
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