NSPCC: Adolescents four times more at risk of physical abuse than younger children

Fiona Simpson
Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Adolescents are four times more likely to be physically abused than younger children, NSPCC analysis of police-recorded offences reveals.

Older children are also more likely to be groomed online, the NSPCC says. Picture: Adobe Stock
Older children are also more likely to be groomed online, the NSPCC says. Picture: Adobe Stock

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