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The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) operates a CyberTipline at that allows parents and children to report child pornography and other incidents of sexual exploitation of children by submitting an online form. The NCMEC also maintains a 24-hour multilingual hotline at telephone number 1-800-THE-LOST and a website at Complaints received by the NCMEC that indicate a violation of federal law are referred to the FBI for appropriate action. A FBI Supervisory Special Agent and three Investigative Analysts are assigned full-time at the NCMEC to coordinate the cross utilization of FBI and NCMEC resources and to facilitate the most effective FBI response to these CyberTipline reports.
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Publication:Online Child Pornography/Child Sexual Exploitation Investigations - Innocent Images National Initiat
Article Type:Brief Article
Geographic Code:1USA
Date:Sep 24, 2003
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