Online grooming is a form of predatory behaviour, because the ultimate goal is to exploit the child involved.
Generally the ultimate goal of an internet predator is to encourage children to participate in sexualised activities.
He had a roommate and I just figured he used it to take pics of himself for the computer.
I had always wondered why he kept it set up right next to his computer when we didn’t use it anymore with each other.In some cases, they might do this at the request of someone they have met online.At the most basic level, online grooming is the process of using internet communication tools such as instant messaging apps or social networks to gain the confidence and trust of children. Despite being in the headlines on a regular basis, many parents still struggle to fully understand what online grooming is, the effects it has on their children or how to prevent it.I’ve spent more and more time here for the past 6 months, since we’ve got engaged, so I’ve used his computer a lot more as well.I was messing around one day and found a ton of pornography on it.