Between April 2015 and 2016, 2,287 crimes of possessing, making or distributing indecent images by children were recorded by 26 police forces.

Shockingly there were 510 suspects aged under 13 including one who was just six years old.

Five forces reported suspects under ten-years-old.

Reported by The Sun. You can read the full story here. 

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