£30million to protect child abuse victims and track offenders

A £30million funding boost will equip law enforcement with pioneering tech and capabilities to track down more paedophiles operating online and safeguard children who have been abused [who can go on to develop addiction to cope], the government announced today. The National Crime Agency said that, last year, 2.88million accounts were registered globally across the most harmful child sexual abuse darkweb sites, with at least 5% in the UK.