There are a variety of online predator-to-child scenarios parents need to be aware of.
Knowing the truth could save your children from the dangers they face in the online world.
An older man was able to use that information to find her address and track her down at home when she was alone.
In another story, a 38-year-old man posed as “Christine” in a chat room, eventually luring a girl from her home so he could kidnap her, take her across state lines where she was raped, beaten, and displayed on the Internet.
For parents it is important to train our children to react appropriately to these advances.
Protecting our teens against predators involves good parenting more than it is involves technological barricades.
As distressing as these cases are, it is somewhat comforting to know that they are extremely rare.