Offences Against Children: British Nationals Abroad

Home Department written question – answered on 18th June 2012.

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Photo of Frank Field Frank Field Labour, Birkenhead

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what discussions she has had with her European counterparts on establishing joint investigation teams to investigate abuse and exploitation of children overseas.

Photo of Lynne Featherstone Lynne Featherstone The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department

The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP) engages routinely with EU counterparts as part of joint investigation teams (JITs) on a number of investigations. CEOP involvement in JITs within Europe is an ongoing operational matter; it would therefore not be appropriate to comment further, as this could undermine operational effectiveness.

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