The violent extremism landscape is fluid and complex and new threats are constantly emerging and becoming new focus areas of academic research. While a relatively new area and statistics are yet to be determined we do know that extremists can exploit the internet to target people with their ideologies and recruit them to their cause. They use a variety of tactics to manipulate individuals and lure them into their extremist beliefs. For parents it’s vital to be aware of the ways in which extremists can target people online and how best keep our most vulnerable safe from predators.

Period01 Aug 2023

Media contributions


Media contributions


  • grooming
  • extremism
  • terrorism
  • recruitment
  • youth
  • propaganda