Cyber bullying is when someone engages in offensive, menacing or harassing behaviour through the use of technology.

Examples include:

  • posting hurtful messages, images or videos online or via text
  • repeatedly sending unwanted messages online or via text
  • excluding or intimidating others online or via text
  • creating fake social networking profiles or websites that are hurtful
  • Online gossip (forums/Facebook).
  • Abusive group texts