Facebook Among Top Social Sites for Human Trafficking Activity 

In today’s hi-tech world, it’s too easy for predators to find and contact potential victims. Children and teens love making friends and posting on social media. But do they really know their online “friends”?  According to the 2020 Human Trafficking...
Summer Safety Includes Being “Screen Safe”

Summer Safety Includes Being “Screen Safe”

School’s out for summer and that means more free time for kids to play outdoors and online. Just as you remind them to keep safe outside by applying sunscreen and drinking water to stay hydrated, you should also continue your conversation about online safety: 1. Talk...
Shining a Bright Light on Social Media’s Shadows

Shining a Bright Light on Social Media’s Shadows

Sexual predators have come to rely on the cover and anonymity of social media to identify, groom, and ensnare victims.  It is easier for criminals to cover their tracks in the digital realm than the terrestrial realm.  In addition, social media platforms,...