Reported cases of “revenge porn”, the sharing of explicit or sexual images without consent, have risen markedly, with alleged victims ranging from 11-year-olds to pensioners, an investigation has found.

Two-thirds of incidents involved women under 30, with suspects mainly former partners. There were eight female complainants to every male.

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