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Generation Hack

Gareth Judd/Paul Maddison, Cyber Prevent, North East Regional Special Operations Unit


A brief insight into the problems of an increase in cyber-crime and the knowledge gap faced by todays parents. We are at an unusual time when the knowledge of the child is greater than that of the parent and the risk this can create when left without proper ethical and legal restriction.

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Gareth Judd/Paul Maddison's biography

Cyber Prevent officers from the North East Regional Special Operations Unit (NERSOU) are part of a national network of police officers tasked by the National Crime Agency (NCA) to identify young people on the cusp of cyber-crime, intervene where necessary and inspire them to develop their skills in more legal, ethical and moral ways. Their aim is to prevent cyber offending and show young people the positive pathways of a potential future in the cyber industry.

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