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#SafeguardingWeek2020: Counter terrorism police urge awareness of online risks to young people

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North Yorkshire Police’s Prevent team are concerned that the recent coronavirus isolation measures, including the closure of schools and colleges, may have placed some people at an increased risk of being drawn into violent extremism or terrorism while spending more time online. Those who are worried about someone close to them are urged to visit […]

Safeguarding victims of fraud is everyone’s business

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Protecting people from becoming victims of fraud and supporting those who have been targeted by fraudsters is something we work hard to do all year round but this year’s Safeguarding Week couldn’t have fallen at a more appropriate time. Since March 2020, the country and the way in which we live have both changed significantly. […]