Kidnapping safety tips to teach your child
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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Parents, here are some things you can teach your children on how to avoid and escape a potentially dangerous situation. Run away and scream if someone follows them or tries to force them into a car. Make sure younger kids know ...

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Yahoo Parenting

Here's What Experts Had to Say About That Viral Child-Abduction Video
Yahoo Parenting
“Only about 100 children (a fraction of 1%) are kidnapped each year in the stereotypical stranger abductions you hear about in the news,” note stats from the Polly Klaas Foundation, which provided the literature, “Child Safety Kit: Teach Abduction ...

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Huffington Post

Why You Don't Need To Freak Out About That Kidnapping Video
Huffington Post
Indeed, a 2011 report by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children titled "Child Safety Is More Than A Slogan: 'Stranger-Danger' Warnings Not Effective at Keeping Kids Safer" highlights the harm that this sort of mentality can inflict on ...

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Legislative Gazette

Bill removes obstacles to recovering abducted children
Legislative Gazette
"A parent's biggest nightmare is the threat of their child being abducted," Ritchie said. "The reality is 75 percent of the children who are abducted are abducted by a family member and we have not put the tools in place to make sure that our law ...



Huffington Post UK

Is Your Child Safe? Parents Horrified At YouTube Kidnapping Social Experiment
Huffington Post UK
A social experiment by YouTuber Joey Salads has caused a storm after he managed to persuade three young children to walk away with him out of a park to see more puppies. Joey has a gorgeous white puppy in hand and explains the experiment to the ...

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At kidnapping trial, dad says he took daughter out of fear
Beaumont Enterprise
(AP) — A western Pennsylvania man accused of kidnapping his 2-year-old daughter says he took her because he feared for her safety. Tex Ortiz testified Wednesday at his trial on charges of kidnapping, interference with custody and concealing a child's ...

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KSTP.com

Shoreview Man Pleads Guilty to Kidnapping Girl to Marry Her
KSTP.com
She briefly escaped and made it to her front porch before he dragged her back to his car and used the child safety locks to keep her in the vehicle, according to the criminal complaint. The girl said Xiong drove her to his house on Oakwood Drive in ...

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KDLT News

South Dakota Recognizes National Missing Children's Day
KDLT News
South Dakota Amber Alert Plan- Statewide notification to South Dakota law enforcement and South Dakota media to disseminate specific details to the public to assist in locating an abducted child. ? South Dakota Child Abduction Team (CART) - CART is a ...



Illinois Couple Indicted for Kidnapping and Transportation of a Minor with ...
Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog)
“The Criminal Division is committed to bringing to justice anyone who seeks to exploit children and risk their safety. Every child in America deserves a safe home.” “Protecting children is a community responsibility,” said U.S. Attorney Lewis. “Law ...

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Telegraph.co.uk

Mexican children who 'torture and kill six-year-old in game of kidnap' charged ...
Telegraph.co.uk
A 2013 report by Mexican parliament's public safety committee found that 30,000 minors were involved in crimes ranging from drug trafficking, extortion, kidnapping and murder. The first case to shock Mexicans was that of Edgar N. Jiménez, who was ...

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