Nine people have been blackmailed by others who captured sexual images of them via a webcam in Devon and Cornwall in the last five years.

The information has just been released by Devon and Cornwall police following a freedom of information request.

Reported by the Exeter Express ad Echo. You can read the full story here

I am a journalist and author. I am a journalist at the UK edition of WIRED magazine. In 2015, my first book Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. My second book Reed Hastings: Building Netflix, was published in March 2020. I created FOI Directory in 2012 and have maintained it in my spare time ever since.