“These signs and symbols enable paedophiles
to meet in the workplace or in social situations for the first
time.”People with the same rings could identify each other as
“Abusers who prefer girls use a small heart-shaped logo surrounded by a
larger heart which symbolizes a relationship between an adult male or
female with a girl.
Those targeting boys use a blue spiral-shaped triangle surrounded by a larger triangle.
Those who abuse both use a butterfly-shaped logo or one with rounded corners to resemble a scribbling by a young child
The logos – etched into rings and coins and formed into pendants – have been sent to Scottish police by the FBI.
The US crimebusters warn that child abusers use them to indicate their sick sexual preferences.An FBI spokesman said: “This report has been made available to police forces in Scotland..