Children of devout Christians 'more at risk of abuse'

A major new report from the National Crime Agency (NCA) warns that children within churches and other institutions are prone to abuse, and more needs to be done to protect them.

The report, entitled The Foundations of Abuse and carried out by the NCA’s Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Command, found that hierarchical...

Subscription or free trial required to view this content

If you have a subscription to Premier Christianity, please login to view the rest of this article.

If you are not subscribed to Premier Christianity try it for free now or buy a subscription.

« Back to the January issue

comments powered by Disqus
You may also like...

The Church of England has been criticised by victims for potentially... More


Child sex abuse survivors have told of the shame and guilt that... More


A culture of "cover-up and denial" allowed decades of extensive... More


More than 3,000 victims and survivors have shared their experiences... More