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The Canadian Centre for Child Protection

An Analysis of Financial Sextortion Victim Posts Published on r/Sextortion

Thousands of young men and boys have been targeted by financial sextortion crimes in 2022.

In an open-source analysis of 6,500+ first-hand accounts shared publicly by sextortion victims on a popular forum, C3P found additional information on what has quickly become a public safety emergency affecting many Canadians and online users abroad.

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C3P is supporting survivors of child sexual abuse material and their families through advocacy, research, and resources.

Sextortion: an organized attack against youth

With a 150% increase in reports of sextortion to in the last 6 months, C3P has information for parents on how it occurs, ways you can help prevent it, and what to do if it happens to your teens.

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