KIDS LIVE SAFE: A Family Safety Blog

 

One of the greatest issues society faces today is the abundance of violence and sexual assault on defenseless victims. People often see situations begin to unfold and think to themselves, “Oh I’m sure everything will be fine!”, or “Someone else will do something about it!” Passivity is all too common in the junior highs, high schools, colleges, and the world as a whole. Read More

Steven Dean Gordon, a registered sex offender from Anaheim CA, was found guilty of killing Kianna Jackson, 20, Josephine Monique Vargas, 34, Martha Anaya, 28 and Jarrae Nykkole Estepp, 21. Read More

Jacob Wetterling’s Killer Was Once A Victim of Sexual Abuse

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On September 6, 2016, sexual predator Danny Heinrich confessed to kidnapping, sexually abusing, killing and burying Jacob Wetterling 27 years earlier. He would later rebury the child’s remains in the same spot where he himself was molested as an adolescent. Read More

When you go to a football game, you expect to see hard tackles, loud fans, NFL star players in action, cheerleaders and perhaps even a mascot. But, football fans got more than what they bargained for Sunday morning at Qualcomm stadium during the San Diego Chargers and the Oakland Raiders divisional matchup. Read More

Is Your Holiday Vacation Childproof?

Family Sledging Through Snowy Woodland

We never like to imagine something bad happening in our lives. Particularly not during the holidays; a time for family and joy. But parents especially need to take necessary precautions to ensure their child’s safety as well as their own during this time of year.  Read More

Sexual Predator Todd Kohlhepp’s Confession Sheds Light On 7 Murder Cases

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A SERIAL KILLER IN THE MAKING 

“Psychopaths do not just arrive as adults. They demonstrate behavior in their childhoods and especially in their teen years,” said psychologist Kris Mohandie.

THE BEGINNING Read More

Teaching Kids the Meaning of Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving, commonly known to children as turkey day– a mini vacation from school and a day filled with lots of foodSign ME up!

But do our kids know what we’re celebrating on this special day? Read More

“My Abduction Does Not Define Me”

What do you do if you’re in the middle of snoozing when suddenly you hear an unfamiliar man’s voice in your room telling you to come with him?

Do you do as he says? Read More

“It’s one of America’s favorite holidays, but what’s the real story behind the tricks and treats of Halloween?”

Halloween is a time for trick-or-treating, costumes, and holiday festivities. But it wasn’t always a community-friendly, kid-centered holiday, so where did we get all these’ traditions from?  Read More

Hollywood’s Dark Secrets: Superstar Actor or Sexual Predator?

Movie ProductionWHAT IT’S LIKE BEING A CHILD ACTOR IN HOLLYWOOD

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a child actor? Starring in all-time classics like Lucas, Goonies, and Stand By Me must be awesome! Read More

‘Pokémon GO’ Part II- How to Safely Hunt for Pokémon

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Unless you’ve been under Jigglypuff’s sleeping spell for the past couple of months, you know how bizarre this new Pokémon game can be. It didn’t take long since its debut for people to experience the dangers associated with it. In fact, many police departments across the nation have already issued out warnings and safety tips in regards to the game.  Read More