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Children Who Experience Online Exploitation are Supported in Suffolk County

We want the families and community of Suffolk County to know that the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office (SCDAO), Children’s Advocacy Center of Suffolk County (CAC), and our law enforcement partners in Boston, Chelsea, Revere and Winthrop support youth who experience online exploitation. We encourage anyone to contact us if they are experiencing online manipulation, grooming, or abuse. We will respond in a trauma-informed and supportive way, that provides you with the help and services you need and deserve.

Youth, caregivers, and community members are encouraged to reach out to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children's 24-hour Cyber Tipline at 1-800-843-5678 if they see or experience anything concerning.

Resources are available locally and online to help youth, caregivers, and community members understand and address online risks. We've listed some below:

We are united in support of youth experiencing online exploitation. 

Suffolk County District Attorney's Office

Children's Advocacy Center of Suffolk County

Massachusetts State Police

Boston Police Department

Chelsea Police Department

MBTA Transit Police

Revere Police Department

Winthrop Police Department