Child Porn

  • Google blocks over 100,000 child abuse queries from search November 18, 2013

    London: Google's executive chairman says the company has introduced software that will block links to child abuse material on the web. Eric Schmidt writes in Britain's Daily Mail that Google and other Internet companies like Microsoft have been working with law enforcement to stop pedophiles from sharing illegal pictures on...
  • Twitter shuts down several accounts over child porn December 27, 2012

    London: Micro-blogging website Twitter has closed down several accounts after it received complaints that they contained indecent images of children, Sky News reported. People reported the accounts to Greater Manchester Police and North Yorkshire Police. It was unclear whether the images were uploaded from Britain. "We have received around 30 reports to...
  • US: International child-porn network uncovered August 5, 2012

    Boston: The men came from different walks of life on two continents: a children's puppeteer in Florida, a hotel manager in Massachusetts, an emergency medical technician in Kansas, a day care worker in the Netherlands. In all, 43 men have been arrested over the past two years in a horrific,...