Thousands of children under 14 have been investigated by police for sexting

Critics say children are being given police records for behaviour they do not fully understand More than 6,000 children under 14 have been investigated by police for sexting offences in the past three years, including more than 300 of primary school age, the Guardian has learned. Figures disclosed by 27 police forces in England and…

Instagram to extend its ban on images of self-harm to cover cartoons

Move follows appeal by father of 14-year-old Molly Russell, who killed herself in 2017 GINNA CROCHET Instagram is to extend its ban on depictions of self-harm to cover cartoons and drawings, following an appeal from Ian Russell, whose 14-year-old daughter, Molly, killed herself in 2017. Molly had been looking at graphic content relating to suicide…