How to Report Abusive Accounts on Snapchat for Cyberbullying

How to Report Abusive Accounts on Snapchat for Cyberbullying

Snapchat is a hugely popular messaging app that allows users to share photos, texts and videos, i.e. ‘Snaps’. Snapchat is beginning to integrate new and easy ways to report harassment, bullying, and other safety concerns right in the app — though we hope you never have to use it.

Report a Story

To report a Story in an Our Story, Search, Map, Custom Story, or Group Story, press and hold on the content until a 🏳️ button appears in the bottom left corner. Tap it to let Snapchat know what’s going on — we’ll do our best to help!

Report a Snap

To report a Snap you’ve received, press and hold on the Snap until a 🏳️ button appears in the bottom left corner. Tap it to to report the Snap and let us know about the offensive content!

Report an Account

To report an account, press and hold on that Snapchatter’s name and tap the  button. Then, tap ‘Report’ to reach out to us — we’re here to help!

Report a Story Found on the Web

  • From a computer, hover your mouse over the video and tap    then click ‘Report
  • From a phone or tablet, tap  to report

To exit, user your browser’s 🔙 button. If you ever need to report something you see in Search in the app, press and hold on whatever Snap you’re watching, then tap the 🏳️ in the bottom-left corner to reach out to Snapchat directly.

Together we can make Snapchat a safer place and a stronger community.

Please Note: These new reporting features are only available in select countries right now. They should be expanded to other regions soon. In the meantime, if you don’t see the flag, keep reporting any safety concerns you run into right on the Snapchat Support site.

See Full Source: https://support.snapchat.com/en-US/article/report-abuse-in-app

2018-06-19T08:05:12+00:00