"I thought I trusted him but now I know he was grooming me"
"I met Dave on an instant messaging site. He told me he was the same age as me; I was 13.
After he added me, we started talking and he seemed really nice and was paying me lots of compliments."
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"I didn't understand what was going on but let him carry on as he'd been nice to me"
"Things weren't great at home and I started hanging around the streets with a friend. One day we met a man who must have been about 30 and I started seeing him, he was nice to me, I would see him every day."
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A Parent's Story
"We were overwhelmed by the feeling of being totally powerless"
“Lucy was 12 and I was having to be firmer with her, she kept talking about a lad who was over 18. I told her to stay away from him but six months later I knew something was really wrong."
read Sarah's story