54 offences of child grooming recorded in Nottinghamshire in first six months of new law
More than 50 child grooming crimes have been recorded in Nottinghamshire in the first six months of a new law coming into force after a campaign by the NSPCC.
Nottinghamshire Police has recorded 54 offences of Sexual Communication with a Child since the new anti-grooming law came into force on April 3 last year.
The NSPCC is now calling on the government and social networks to develop technology already at their disposal to prevent grooming, and bring in grooming alerts for victims and moderators.
Freedom of Information requests to police forces in England and Wales show that:
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