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To Catch a Predator: Protecting Your Kids from Online Enemies Already in Your Home

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An urgently needed primer on how to protect kids from the increasing threat of online predators  Over 40 million Americans have seen Datelines ongoing popular series To Catch a Predator, which has caught over two hundred potential child predators. While the show exposed this epidemic, Chris Hansens book, To Catch a Predator, shares the true stories of families who have been targeted by predators, revealing the tactics predators use to manipulate their victims and why even cautious families can be vulnerable to their attacks. He also offers suggestions from police officers, therapists, and child predators on the best approaches for preventing these crimes. Most critically, he provides parents with concrete steps they can take to protect their kids today, including how to initiate meaningful conversations with their children. To Catch a Predator teaches parents and children what they need to know before the next predator strikes.

Synopsis:

Based on the popular "Dateline" series, this book shares the true stories of families who have been targeted by online predators, revealing the tactics they use to manipulate their victims and why even cautious families can be vulnerable to these attacks.

About the Author

Chris Hansen is the correspondent for the successful To Catch a Predator series. For the last twelve years, he has been an on-air correspondent for NB‛s Dateline. Since the Dateline specials have aired, Chris Hansen has testified before Congress on this issue as a nationally known authority on protecting children from child predators.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780452289277
Subtitle:
Protecting Your Kids from Online Enemies Already in Your Home
Author:
Hansen, Chris
Publisher:
Plume
Subject:
Abuse - Child Abuse
Subject:
Criminology
Subject:
Forensic Science
Subject:
Undercover operations
Subject:
Child sexual abuse
Subject:
Child sexual abuse -- United States.
Subject:
Undercover operations -- United States.
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20080226
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7.96x5.34x.54 in. .47 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Abuse » Child Abuse
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Abuse and Safety Issues
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Media

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"Synopsis" by , Based on the popular "Dateline" series, this book shares the true stories of families who have been targeted by online predators, revealing the tactics they use to manipulate their victims and why even cautious families can be vulnerable to these attacks.
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