Cyber links

Other organisations offer a range of specialist support. We’ve compiled a list of useful links to support organisations based mainly in the UK. 

 

Help with cyber crime

Action Fraud

Action Fraud is the national fraud and cyber crime reporting centre in England, Wales & Northern Ireland. If you have been the victim of a crime you should report it to Action Fraud. 

 

Victim Support

Victim Support helps people feel safer and find the strength to move beyond crime. Support is free, confidential and tailored.

 

CEOP

The Child Exploitation and Online Protection command (CEOP) is a law enforcement agency and is focussed on helping to keep children and young people safe from sexual abuse and grooming online.

 

No More Ransom!

The No More Ransom! project combines law enforcement and the cyber security to beat ransomware. They provide a range of tools to help individuals recover from ransomware infections.

 

Police Scotland

In Scotland, report cyber crime to Police Scotland.

 

Revenge Porn Helpline

The Revenge Porn Helpline is a specialist helpline for victims of revenge porn. They support you if you are 18 year old or older.

 

Help with cyber security

Get Safe Online

Get Safe Online is the UK’s leading source of unbiased, factual and easy-to-understand information on online safety from protecting yourself, your computer, to information about shopping, banking, social networking and safeguarding children.

 

Cyber Aware

HM Government’s Cyber Aware campaign with useful advice on how to stay safe and protected online. 

 

Turn It On

Turn It On provides step by steps for turning on two-factor authentication on popular websites.

 

Have I been pwned?

The Have I Been Pwned? website allows you to run your email address past a list of known accounts known to be breached by cyber criminals. It also tells you what information was taken as in the breaches.

 

Help with fraud 

cifas

cifas is the leader in fraud prevention and offer a protective registration service to guard against identity fraudsters. 

 

Take Five

Take Five offers straight-forward and impartial advice to help everyone in the UK protect themselves against financial fraud.

 

 

Financial Fraud Action UK

Financial Fraud Action UK is responsible for leading the collective fight against financial fraud on behalf of the UK payments industry. It provides a range of advice for consumers on its website.

 

Help for Children

Bullying UK

Cyber Bullying Advice from Bullying UK, part of Family Lives.

 

Internet Matters

Internet Matters helps parents keep their children safe online. 

 

NSPCC

NSPCC provides help with online Safety for Children. 

 


Help with wider issues

Protection Against Stalking

Protection Against Stalking is a specialist stalking charity that can support you if you are being stalked on or offline.

 

National Stalking Helpline

The National Stalking Helpline can support you if you or someone you know is being made to feel harassed or intimidated by the behaviour of another person.