Report Blackmail, Intimate Images or Threats to Share Intimate Images

If someone is threatening to share things you want to keep private (ex: messages, images, videos), is asking you to send them money or is asking you to do something else you're uncomfortable with, please use this form to tell us more. You should also report this directly to your local law enforcement agency.
If you're reporting a private message, please provide a copy of the message you're trying to report. You can copy and paste the text directly from your messages inbox.
If you're reporting something else, please provide a link to the content you're trying to report so we can investigate. To get a link to the exact content you want to report, open Instagram on the web:
  1. Find the content (photo, video, comment, etc) you want to report. To go directly to someone's profile, go to (ex: if the username is "johnsmith," go to
  2. Click the post you want to get the link to and copy the link at the top of your browser.
  3. Copy the URL from your browser's address bar: