Latest National Center for Missing and Exploited Children Stories

2009-06-24 14:56:00

John Walsh and Teens Discuss Survey Results, Trends and Parental Strategy for Internet Safety at Fourth Annual Summit WASHINGTON, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, teens from across the country gathered at the Cox National Teen Summit on Internet and Wireless Safety to discuss key topics including cyberbullying, sexting and other current safety issues.

2009-06-22 09:26:00

What Every Parent Needs to Know: Cox and Harris Interactive to Present Findings from National Teen Online and Wireless Safety Survey on Sexting and Cyberbullying ATLANTA, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth consecutive year, teens from across the country will gather in Washington, D.C.

2009-06-15 17:04:00

AMBER Ready Child Safety Tour Rolls into Sacramento Today ROCKAWAY, N.J., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- In association with the AMBER Ready 30-City Child Safety Tour, last week the AMBER Ready Foundation donated Jotto desk computer mounts and in-car printers to local law enforcement agencies in San Diego and San Francisco, as well as to the City of South El Monte (a suburb of Los Angeles).

2009-05-19 13:57:00

Parents are Increasingly Concerned for Their Children's Safety, yet More Than 30 Percent do not Have a Safety Plan LIVONIA, Mich., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- RedPlum, a leading provider of deals and savings on brands consumers want most, announced today the results of its 2009 Child Safety Survey.

2009-05-14 06:00:00

Children's Advocate John Walsh to Lead Teens in Discussion of Cyberbullying, Sexting and Other Cyber-Safety Risks at Cox's Annual National Teen Summit on Internet Safety ATLANTA, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fifth consecutive year, Cox Communications, in partnership with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children(R) (NCMEC) and America's Most Wanted host and children's advocate John Walsh, will present the results of a new survey on the behavior of young people online.

2009-05-12 07:00:00

105 Teachers Recognized in Got 2B Safe! Program from Honeywell and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children(R) (NCMEC) today announced the winners of the fourth annual Got 2B Safe! Awards Program that recognizes teachers committed to keeping children safer from abduction and sexual exploitation.

2009-05-11 12:33:00

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children is Charity of Choice LIVONIA, Mich., May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Valassis (NYSE: VCI), one of the nation's leading media and marketing services companies, announced today that it has strengthened its commitment to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children(R) (NCMEC).

2009-04-08 10:33:00

More than 675,000 Reports of Child Sexual Exploitation and More than 135,000 Missing Children Recovered ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More missing children come home safely today than any other time in American history.

2009-03-31 08:30:00

Free Resource for Children 8 to 12 Years Old On Gaming Etiquette, Harassment, and Sharing Personal Information ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children(R) (NCMEC) and Sprint (NYSE: S), released new resources to help tweens (youth ages 8 to 12) stay safer while gaming online.

2009-03-11 07:10:00

Responding to allegations that it promotes prostitution, Internet bulletin board Craigslist said on Tuesday that it has seen "spectacular" results in its efforts to reduce "erotic services" listings.

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