"Caroline Engvall: That women use children is becoming increasingly common."
"This is an opinion piece. It is the writer who stands for the views that are put forward in the text, not Against."
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"yesterday started the trial in the district court of Stockholm against two women who are suspected to have been part of a Swedish system. The women are suspected to have been the so-called ”producers” of images and movies on the order of a second. nKvinnorna prosecuted for gross exploitation of children for sexual posering and have photographed the children in their immediate vicinity."
"Internationally, in terms of the phenomenon – that women abuse children – more and more common. In poor countries women do it to earn money for their living. The ”customers” are all over the world. "
"The sad trend is clear, also here in Sweden. ECPAT Sweden's latest report ”child Sexual exploitation on the internet” is visible several clear trends are emerging övergreppsmaterial on children online, among other things, that female perpetrators has appeared more and more often in the last 18 months."
"As a society we sometimes find it hard to believe that women commit sexual abuse of children, maybe because we see women as protective modersgestalter. The result can be that the female perpetrator becomes invisible in each instance. "
"however, today there is a growing awareness among investigators, to look beyond the stereotypes. Today, see the police more and more cases where women are actively involved in the abuse, and also some cases where the female perpetrators acting on their own. Women are still, however, a very small percentage of cases, the overwhelming majority of perpetrators are men - but we all need to be aware that sex offenders can look like anyone. They can be young, old, well-dressed or nerklädda – and they can be both men and women. "
"This we need to know about, in order to be able to believe in the children of that signal and tells you about the abuse. The risks associated with the prejudices that women do not commit abuse can result in children who are not exposed is detected, tell, or get the right help.nExploatering of children take place here in Sweden, close to us, and we must not turn a blind eye to the unimaginable."
"Therefore, it is urgent need of increased resources to the work of the police to identify the children who are exposed to abuse on - and offline. Documented sexual abuse (so-called ”child pornography”) depicts real children, and events (and you come across such a picture should report it to the police)."
"the Research also needs to contribute to more knowledge about female perpetrators and victims of crime. Through the can hopefully more of the offences detected and the right support and care can be given to the children who are victims of sexual abuse."
"Caroline Engvall, journalist, lecturer, and author, specialized on sexual crimes against children online."