Cyberbullying occurs when a child or teen is embarrassed, humiliated, harassed, tormented or otherwise targeted by another person using the internet or other form of digital communication.
Understanding the motives of cyberbullies can assist parents and professionals in developing effective prevention and intervention strategies that are necessary to combat cyberbullying.
Ifyou believe that you or someone you know is being bullied online, please call the Attorney General's E-Info Hotline at 1-888-414-7678 or send an email to
firstname.lastname@example.org to contact an Internet Safety Specialist.
The documents below are from the Illinois Attorney General's official website.