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  Internet paedophiles 10 March 2005  
The number of internet paedophiles arrested has quadrupled in two years
Is stranger danger on the net more of a concern than the mysterious man lurking at the school gates?

The Guardian’s Dea Birkett claims that we should stop scaring children with tales of paedophiles prowling the web and that the risks have been wildly inflated.

Latest statistics from the Home Office show that the number of internet paedophiles arrested has quadrupled in two years but how many children have actually been ‘saved’ from abuse? 

Dea and Jim Gamble from the National Crime Squad join Jenni on the programme to discuss whether the threat posed to our children is real or exaggerated.

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