February 24, 2018

Free IACP/NCMEC Cyberbullying Resource for Law Enforcement

Posted on September 16, 2014 by in Bullying, Officers


IACP, in collaboration with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, has released a new resource, Preparing and Responding to Cyberbullying: Tips for Law Enforcement. This resource is a tip card that provides guidance for law enforcement, first responders, and administrators on strategies to address cyberbullying in their communities.


The resource includes information on:

  • Working within agencies to create policies and protocols to prepare for cyberbullying incidents
  • Developing partnerships with community leaders to create plans to prevent cyberbullying and raise awareness of the issue
  • Steps for first responders to use when responding to cyberbullying incidents
  • Strategies for law enforcement to conduct effective investigations of cyberbullying incidents

Download a free copy online at: http://www.theiacp.org/cyberbullyingresources

The electronic version is also available in Spanish. Hard copies of the resource can be requested by contacting us at [email protected] or 1-800-THE-IACP x 830.