Facebook abides by request to remove violent, offensive content

Facebook is planning to increase personnel for its company in Germany to be in charge of overseeing or deleting hateful or violent content punishable by law.

Facebook said on Wednesday that a new center with 500 people will be set up in Essen City by this autumn.

The first Facebook center in Germany dedicated to deleting criminal or offensive content on the site was set up in Berlin, and will be increasing their staff to 700.

Source: VOV5