Suffolk Police back annual Safer Internet Day

Suffolk Constabulary. PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Suffolk Constabulary. PHOTO: Nick Butcher - Credit: Nick Butcher

Suffolk Constabulary is supporting Safer Internet Day 2017, which takes place tomorrow with the theme 'Be the change: unite for a better internet'.

Led by the UK Safer Internet Centre, the day sees hundreds of organisations get involved to promote the safe use of digital technology for young people.

Globally, Safer Internet Day calls on youngsters, parents, carers, teachers, companies and the wider community to join together in helping to create a better internet.

The UK Safer Internet Centre provides resources and tools for getting involved at

The site gives advice on how to use the internet safely and guidance on how to have conversations around issues such as grooming and cyber bullying.

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Detective Superintendent David Cutler, of Suffolk's Protecting Vulnerable People team, said; 'It is important for children, young people and their parents and guardians to know how to stay safe on-line and what steps they can take.'

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