Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Topical Questions

Mike Wood: What assessment has been made of the number of connections police forces have made to the child abuse image database since it launched?


Karen Bradley The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department

My hon. Friend raises the very important issue of the child abuse image database, which was introduced by the Government and is leading the world in tackling online indecent images of children. We now have all 43 forces connected to the image database and are starting to see real results in protecting children.