Criminal and Sexual Exploitation
Barnardo’s has published a briefing on child criminal and sexual exploitation in the UK and how to safeguard and support child victims and those at risk of abuse and exploitation.
- Introducing a statutory definition of child criminal exploitation
- Using the Online Safety Bill to strengthen protection for children online
- Rolling out the Independent Child Trafficking Guardian service across England and Wales
- Investing in Scotland-specific research on the scale and nature of child criminal and sexual exploitation.
Read the briefing paper: Child exploitation: a hidden crisis