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Resources and information to keep families, schools, child-serving organizations, and, most importantly, children safe.
Understand and Identify Child Sexual Abuse
Learn more about the prevalence of child sexual abuse, how it happens, disclosure, and supporting a child through disclosure.
Keeping Kids Safe
Explore resources that discuss how to reduce risks to children in daily life, tips for discussing safety with children, and more.
Parents’ Perspectives on how Child Sexual Abuse Material Impacts the Entire Family
Findings from the Canadian Centre for Child Protection’s (C3P) survey of parents of child sexual abuse material survivors shed new light on how this crime significantly impacts entire families.
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.
Child Sexual Abuse and Victimization by K-12 School Personnel in Canada
C3P's report found more than 500 students were sexually victimized (or allegedly victimized) by school personnel between 2017 - 2021.
Reviewing the Enforcement of App Age Ratings in Apple®’s App Store® and Google Play®
This analysis looks at the numerous safety shortfalls found in Apple and Google®’s mobile app stores.
Project Arachnid: Online availability of child sexual abuse material
Using data from Project Arachnid, this report provides crucial information for the development of effective regulation of ESPs as it relates to the protection of children.
Reviewing Child Sexual Abuse Material Reporting Functions on Popular Platforms
In this report C3P identifies a number of barriers for reporting and getting child sexual abuse material removed from some of the most widely-used web platforms.
Your Voice has the Power to Protect Children
The results of this survey underscore the public’s opinion on how industry should be held accountable in the removal of online child sexual abuse material, and harmful/abusive images of children.
How we are Failing Children: Changing the Paradigm
This framework not only outlines the problems with current responses to the removal of child sexual abuse images online, but also proposes a set of principles for action that prioritizes the best interests and protection of children through clarified roles and a standardized global approach.
“Bestiality” As Reflected in Canadian Case Law
Following the Supreme Court of Canada decision on the meaning of bestiality, C3P set out to learn more about the nature of bestiality offending in Canada by looking at reported Canadian cases.
Child Sexual Abuse by K-12 School Personnel in Canada
This study reveals the number and nature of sexual offences committed (or allegedly committed) against children by employees within schools and makes recommendations for better protecting children in schools.
International Survivors’ Survey Results
To better understand the impacts of survivors having their child sexual abuse recorded and/or distributed online, C3P launched this important initiative.
Abducted then Murdered Children: A Canadian Study
This study aims to evaluate the demographics and circumstances of children who were abducted, as well as the techniques and histories of offenders.