Tag Archives: CSE

picture of three children sat on and beside swings at a local park. One girl is looking straight at the camera.

‘Peer on peer’ child exploitation highlighted as concern in the south west

Children across the south west are victims of sexual exploitation. But while media reports often highlight cases of adult grooming and child abuse, Devon and Cornwall Police say the most likely form of child sexual exploitation (CSE) in the south west is perpetrated by other young people.

Posted on: 12 March 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

People encouraged to report their suspicions

Nearly a third (31 per cent) of parents of under 16s, responding to a YouGov survey*, have worried about a child’s welfare, or about abuse or neglect of a child in their local area.

Posted on: 27 March 2018