Professor Richard Wortley discusses how we can help prevent child sexual abuse in the community, at home and online
In February 2017 NSPCC had a spotlight week raising awareness and discussion about preventing child sexual abuse. As part of this spotlight our Head of Impact and Development Jon Brown interviewed Professor Richard Wortley from the Jill Dando Institute about situation prevention..
Based at University College London (UCL), the Jill Dando Institute is devoted to crime science and prevention. Its research looks at new ways to cut crime and increase security with a focus on architecture, economics, engineering, geography, medicine, psychology, statistics and town planning.
Professor Wortley’s particular interest is the prevention of child sexual abuse and this post highlights the key messages from his interview.