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The rise of anti-paedophile vigilantism has been driven by a belief that group equipped and empowered to “police” the online environment. One example of digital vigilantism is the online naming and shaming of people who are convicted or suspected of crime and subjecting them to. Bronwen clune: before you angrily post a picture of a bad driver online, or re- tweet the picture of an ice-cream thief, think again are you acting. Internet vigilantism refers to the broad phenomenon of internet users acting to carry out vigilante missions through the internet and/or the means of online.