Each year, approximately 1.8 million children are reported lost, missing, or separated from one or more parents. Many of these cases involve runaways or custodial abductions. In many cases, law enforcement agencies are thwarted in their attempts to locate these lost and missing children by the lack of current and accurate descriptions, fingerprints and good-quality photographs.
Being home alone can be a scary proposition for kids and parents. Many parents who work all day are faced with the daunting task of making sure their children are safe and protected before and after school. By following the tips listed below, parents can ease some of the anxiety associated with leaving their children home alone as well as general child safety advice.
Protect your child online.
Child Abuse is a crime. If you know or suspect that a child is being abused, it is important to make a report to both assist the victim and protect other children.
Things to do to keep your home safe.