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Michigan Teen’s Nude Selfies set off 5-years of Blackmail – 6 Practical Tips to keep your child safe online and using social media responsibly

  A Michigan teen became the victim of an online predator five-years ago when at the age of 13 she sent a nude photograph of herself to him.  The now 18-year old teen has attempted suicide twice as she continued … Continue reading

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Predators work full-time to find underage kids online – Keeping children and teen safe online

              As technology changes, online predators have “upped their pursuit” of under-aged  children.  Sexual exploitation of children is a world-wide issue, however I found the graphic on this map from Toronto quite compelling.  The … Continue reading

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MeetMe.Com – Is it a Playground for Predators? – Keeping Children Safe on the Internet

 The number and variety of social media sites, often times overwhelm parents when attempting to monitor their child’s online interactions.  However, no matter how difficult – the safety of our children is non-negotiable. As parents we spend time teaching our … Continue reading

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27-Year-Old man targets teen through Online Video Games – Keeping Kids Safe Online

This story should serve as a wake-up-call- for all parents who have children that play video games.  A 27-year-old man was recently sentenced  to 22-months on internet luring and child pornography charges. Joseph Rice, from Newfoundland became friends with a … Continue reading

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19-Year-Old Woman arrested for operating underage prostitution ring via Facebook – Keeping Kids Safe Online

A teenage housewife, known only as “M,” has been arrested in Indonesia after being suspected of running an underage prostitution ring via Facebook.  M, who is married with a child faces 10 years in jail, and could also be charged … Continue reading

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