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CEOP highlights rise in child abuse reports

CEOP, the Child Exploitation and Online Protection centre, has stated that there has been a sizeable increase in reports of abuse from youngsters. In the last year, CEOP has received 6,300.. more
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Outgoing Chief Executive speaks out about CEOP merger plans

Last week, Jim Gamble resigned his position as Chief Executive of CEOP, the Child Exploitation and Online Protection centre, in protest at the government’s plans for the body (he’s set to.. more
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Kate and Gerry McCann join protest over CEOP merger plans

The parents of Madeleine McCann have joined the growing voices of protest against the government’s plans for the Child Exploitation and Online Protection centre or CEOP. The government intends to merge.. more
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CEOP chief resigns over government plans

Jim Gamble, the Chief Executive of CEOP (the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre), has resigned over the government’s plans for the organisation. The government wants to incorporate CEOP as part of the new National Crime Agency. However, Mr Gamble strongly believes that CEOP should.. more
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Facebook panic button prompts considerable rise in abuse reports

The long running saga of Facebook and the CEOP panic button – a measure designed to give kids a button to click in the face of any inappropriate material or advances encountered on the social networking site – was finally resolved last month. Facebook, which.. more
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Police urge UK Facebook youngsters to add CEOP button

The police in the UK are making their support known for the new ClickCEOP button. The so-called panic button has just been introduced by Facebook, although not in the omnipresent form that CEOP (the Child Exploitation and Online Protection centre) originally wanted. Instead, it’s an.. more
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Facebook adopts CEOP panic button app

The whole CEOP and Facebook panic button debate has been going on for some time now. The so-called panic button being a prominent icon that allows a young person to click and report any inappropriate material they come across on the site to CEOP (the.. more
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Facebook announces safety measures but no panic button

Following a meeting in Washington with Jim Gamble, the CEO of the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP), Facebook has put some new child safety measures into action. However, they don’t as yet include the addition of the by now infamous panic button on.. more
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CEOP says Facebook complaints almost quadrupled

The ruckus between the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP) and Facebook continues, with Jim Gamble, CEO of the child protection agency, upping the ante. The row has been over Facebook’s refusal to make a panic button available on every page of the site... more
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Facebook clarifies panic button issue

The Facebook and CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre) panic button story has taken another twist today. If you were reading Techwatch yesterday, you might have seen our story about the social networking site being criticised for not incorporating the CEOP panic button. If.. more
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