The Internet is an excellent learning tool, but it can cause problems if not used properly.
Today, one of the most important aspects of the Cops for Kids Safety Program is teaching the do's and don'ts of using the Internet. When used safely, the Internet can provide a wealth of knowledge and enjoyment.
Bullying happens when someone keeps doing or saying things to bother or have power over another person.
People bully others by calling them names, saying or writing bad things about them, leaving them out of games and other activities, ignoring them, threatening them, making them feel uncomfortable or frightened, taking or breaking their things, hitting or kicking them, or making them do things they don't want to do.
Children are taught from a young age to beware of strangers. Parents realize that they can't be with their kids every minute of the day, especially as the young ones grow older. There are several things parents, teachers and children can do when it comes to the subject of dealing with strangers.
Make your community a safer place to live for the children, for now and for the future. Be Smart, Be Safe