Cybertip.ca operates as a clearinghouse or “front door” to the Canadian public for reporting offences related to the online sexual exploitation of children. Cybertip.ca relies on complaints submitted by the Canadian public and does not proactively seek out illegal material online.
Cybertip.ca plays a key role in assessing and triaging reports - eliminating the burden that would otherwise be placed on law enforcement agencies addressing complaints and information requests that are either not illegal, educational or do not reside in their jurisdiction. As police resources are limited, Cybertip.ca reduces work load for the child exploitation units across Canada so their efforts can be dedicated to investigating crimes in their jurisdiction. Of note: