jimmy-savile

CH5 Movie: Jimmy Savile – Radio and TV Star – Sexual Offender

They all just turned their heads. – Once a national treasure, a year after his death Jimmy Savile was branded as the worst sex offender the UK has ever seen. Talking to victims, family members and former colleagues of Savile, this programme considers how such a prolific, high-profile predator went apparently undetected for so long. […]

Nightmare In Suburbia

Movie: Nightmare in Suburbia – The Internet Stalker

The case of an internet surfer known simply as David who became obsessed with website owner Joanna and murdered her partner Matthew Pyke in a jealous rage. With barely any details to properly identify or locate the man, police officers were faced with the task of tracking him down  

cyberstalking

Movie: Crime and Investigation Channel Presents – A Cyberstalking Documentary

Cyberstalking – Episode 5 of a 6 part series on the subject of stalking broadcast on the Crime and Investigation Channel. Featuring two case studies; Chay Ankers and the Brown-Martin Family. The issues raised in this documentary will form part of the International Digital Safety Conference on June 19th 2009, London. Sources: http://www.crimeandinvestigation.co.uk and http://www.digitalsafety.com

Cyber Bullying

New Cyberbully law goes into effect across Colorado

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A new law just went into effect making cyberbullying a crime. Cyberbullying is defined as threatening or harassing someone using a mobile device or social media sites like Facebook. The new law makes cyberbullying a misdemeanor crime, and anyone found guilty could face up to a $750 fine and six months […]

Reddit Is Banning Trolls

Reddit Is Cracking Down on Harmful And Abusive Trolling

Reddit is cleaning up its act. The site’s administration announced Thursday new rules that take a strong stance against certain types of content. “As Reddit has grown, we’ve seen additional examples of how unfettered free speech can make Reddit a less enjoyable place to visit, and can even cause people harm outside of Reddit,” Reddit’s […]

Amanda Todd

CBC Movie: Stalking Amanda Todd – The Man In The Shadows

The name of Amanda Todd became synonymous with cyber-bullying and loss after the B.C. teenager committed suicide. Mark Kelley of the fifth estate reveals the never before told story of her accused online stalker, the global police hunt for him and troubling questions about why the suspect wasn’t stopped before Amanda took her own life. […]