More than 40 percent of U.S. adults harassed online

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Forty-one percent of U.S. adults have been harassed online.

According to The Pew Research Center, says online abuse is as rampant as ever. This is happening despite efforts by major tech companies like Facebook and Twitter to cut back on trolling and bullying.

Name calling and embarrassment as the most common forms of online harassment.

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