Some abusers will pose as children online and make arrangements to meet with them in person.
As a parent it may not seem obvious that talking to your teenager about consent is necessary, but there are many reasons why it’s important to make sure they understand what consent means so that they don’t find themselves in a situation they don’t want to be in.
Our Teen Boundaries work with young people in schools shows that sometimes they misunderstand what consent means, how to read the signs and feel pressured into sexual activities that they are uncomfortable with.
It may be difficult to try and find the time to have this conversation and it is important that it is a casual discussion so not to make your teen feel uncomfortable and walk away.
Detective Inspector Kay Wallace surrounded by computers, mobile phones and digital storage devices seized from the homes of suspected paedophiles.
Sexual grooming of children also occurs on the Internet.
In one video, he tells Christina he was 20 before she replies sceptically: “But you’re only 13”.
Neither Christina, a beauty and lifestyle vlogger, or You Now have commented on the arrest.
Videos of the pair communicating with one another and dancing to each other were then uploaded onto You Tube where they gained thousands of followers.
The language barrier between the pair was apparent but interaction between them was a hit with viewers.
In one, Abu Sin – whose nickname translates as “toothless” – dons a traditional Saudi headdress and sings Christina a traditional song before asking her to marry him.