Tag: Predators

Why You Should Take a Self-Defense Class

You may be dealing with a past attack. Or you want to keep yourself safe based on someone else’s experience. Either way, you have perhaps kicked around the idea of taking a self-defense class. There are plenty of different kinds out there. You may want to take a self-defense class that focuses on weapons, one Read More…

Human Trafficking: What It Is and How to Identify It

While high-profile cases like Jeffrey Epstein may focus a brighter spotlight on the issue for a time, human trafficking is sadly an issue that has gone on for millennia. It is the ultimate expression of greed and exploitation. And it happens here in the U.S. way more than you may think. It can be difficult Read More…

Kids and Scams

With the variety of approaches and levels of sophistication out there, scams are designed to take anyone in. And that includes children. If anything, children are even more vulnerable to scams than adults. They are unlikely to have had much experience identifying scams, and are (in general) less resistant to temptation. It is up to Read More…

Three Ways College Campuses Are Improving Safety

Many college students are new to being on their own. They’ve just moved out of their parents’ home and are completely new to being responsible for themselves. While the world of college can be a great place to learn new life skills and keep yourself safe, it can still be very dangerous. Although only a minority Read More…

How to Teach Children to Use the Internet Safely

The internet is an important part of our everyday life. No matter who you are, it’s likely that you use the internet every day — whether you use it for work, play, or both. Over half the world’s population has internet access. That’s a whopping 4.1 billion people worldwide. The internet is an easy, simple Read More…

Criminal Records of 22 Super Villains from Comics, Movies & Cartoons

  If you’ve watched any of the movies or TV series based on comic books, you’ll know that the villains are archetypally bad characters. They kill, steal, threaten, and terrorize on monumental levels. Looking at the crimes that supervillians have committed, independent of their nefarious personalities, we see how mighty these foes are and what Read More…

Are There Predators in Your Neighborhood?

Everyone would like to believe that their neighborhood is safe. It’s not like you’d want to live in an area that’s dangerous, or a place where you don’t trust your neighbors. But the unfortunate fact of the matter is that predators are everywhere, and they could easily be in your neighborhood. Even if you know Read More…

October Is National Crime Prevention Month

In honor of National Crime Prevention Month, we’re sharing a few tips to help you deter criminals. You never know where a criminal may strike, so it is essential to be ready for any situation. Predators look for easy targets; people they can take advantage of quickly. It’s up to you to prepare yourself, your Read More…

Back To School Safety Tips For Kids

It’s hard to believe, but August is almost half over. Parents everywhere are starting to focus on preparing their children to go back to school. A new semester can be an exciting time. Kids will soon be meeting new people, learning new things and having experiences that will shape the rest of their lives. It’s Read More…

Lessons From National Missing Children’s Day

Nearly 800,000 children are reported missing in the United States every year. Many are abducted by family members; others are taken by violent predators and sex offenders. This is an ongoing problem that affects us all. May 25, 2010 is National Missing Children’s Day. It’s a chance to reflect on the widespread problem of child Read More…