A term used to describe sexually explicit media that is publicly shared online without the consent of the pictured individual. Content is often uploaded by ex-partners with an intention to shame or embarrass an individual, linking content to the persons other online content, such as Facebook, LinkedIn or even work websites, along with personal information including addresses and telephone numbers. Sometimes this content is also directed at family members to cause maximum harm to the victim.
If you have been a victim of this type of abuse then contact the Revenge Porn Helpline or Call them on 0845 6000 459
Helpline open from 10.00am - 4.00pm, Monday to Friday. Emails can be sent at any time to firstname.lastname@example.org
They offer free, confidential advice and support. Whilst we cannot guarantee removal of all images online, our exceptional partnerships with internet industry partners allows us to minimise the reach, and some of the harm caused by revenge porn.