Social media channels such as YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat all allow some form of live capability, while there are also many pure live streaming services, including Periscope, Omegle, Liveme and Lively.

Police say abusers thrive on the immediacy these live platforms offer. They called for help from parents and internet companies to help manage the evolving threat children face online.

Click on the link below to read an article on Child Exploitation from BBC News.

Child exploitation: Live streaming an 'urgent' threat

Posted on December 6, 2017 and filed under Announcement.