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MP Stella Creasey in Twitter message crackdown call

29 July 2013 Last updated at 22:24 BST

A Labour MP has called for the police to to crack down on abusive messages being sent on the social networking site Twitter after she said she received dozens of threatening tweets.

Stella Creasy was targeted after giving public support to a feminist campaigner who had herself received such abuse on Twitter.

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