South Yorkshire Police issue warning to paedophile hunters

Police chiefs in South Yorkshire have issued a warning that paedophile hunters may be putting prosecutions at risk

The warning came after a video of a group of paedophile hunters confronting a Barnsley man about his online activity was posted on Facebook and viewed over 50,000 times.

It was claimed that the man had been having sexually explicit online conversations with a 15-year-old boy.

 South Yorkshire Police said the force understands the concerns there are about ‘the internet activity of paedophiles and the danger they present to children’ but urged those with information to refrain from taking the law into their own hands.

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9 thoughts on “South Yorkshire Police issue warning to paedophile hunters

  1. I suppose now would be a good time to poll parents of abused children in Rotherham and Sheffield.

    Question 1 …From experience , what confidence do have in SYP to bring to justice to paedophiles in South Yorkshire.?


  2. Isn’t it a pity that your favourite UK website is no longer covering this story in detail:
    But you can find everything it holds via:*/ is at best a very third rate US conspiracy site.


  3. Pingback: The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 16th December 2017 | Rotherham Politics

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