Know Where to Go
Things can go wrong online but there’s always somewhere you can go for help and support. If you run into trouble it’s important you know what to do and how to get help.
Shared something you shouldn’t?
Do you know how to get pictures removed from Facebook or videos taken off YouTube? Know how to limit what you share on BBM? Find out how to take control here.
Sexual chat making you feel uncomfortable?
Is someone you met online chatting about sex and making you feel uncomfortable? Are they asking you to do things you don’t want to on webcam or pressurising you into meeting up? Are they asking for naked pictures or videos? Are they threatening you?
If you’re worried that this is happening to you or a friend, CEOP is here to help and protect you. It doesn’t matter how long you’ve been chatting or how far things have gone, we can help you make it stop. Find out how here.
If you feel like you’re in immediate danger call 999.
Are you being bullied online?
Bullying online can make you feel scared, upset and embarrassed. If someone is sending you nasty texts, posting mean things about you or leaving hurtful comments it can be really upsetting. You don’t have to put up with this. There are things you can do and there are lots of people who can help.
Look at the videos below. Some you will have seen, others possibly not. Show your siblings and friends. Be safe online together, and remember. It’s NEVER too late to report a problem!
Being Safe Online - Exposed