How to Make Your Home Baby Safe in a Hurry

Christina Lang September 18, 2020

Baby-proofing your home is a hassle–but it’s necessary if you’re going to host an infant or toddler. Parents and guardians may have made their own homes safe, but what about visiting family or staying in a hotel? Put Away Valuables and Breakables Kids like to explore their space. Sometimes, that …

What Will Halloween 2020 Look Like?

Christina Lang September 15, 2020

The pandemic has already taken so much from the kids of this generation. From losing out on traditional summer activities to coping with online classes, it’s been tough. And now one more tradition may fall by the wayside. Big Business and Simple Fun Halloween is the second-biggest commercial holiday in …

QAnon Using Missing Kids as Gateway to Conspiracy Theory ‘Cult’

Christina Lang September 11, 2020

Last month, Facebook blocked the #SaveTheChildren hashtag. Although it was originally created to bring awareness to human trafficking, the hashtag had become a tool for conspiracy theory group QAnon to lure in well-meaning people on social media. Saving the Children? “We temporarily blocked the hashtag as it was surfacing low-quality …

Operation Not Forgotten: US Marshals Rescue Dozens of Missing Children

Christina Lang September 1, 2020

Over the last two weeks, US authorities have found 39 missing children in Georgia. The US Marshals Service Missing Child Unit coordinated Operation Not Forgotten. Working with multiple agencies, the Marshals recovered 26 missing kids and verified the safety of 13 more. Marshals Bring Home Dozens of Children It’s a …

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2020 Back-to-School Safety
Christina Lang August 28, 2020

2020 Back-to-School Safety

Although every school year brings with it a list of unique challenges, 2020 is more challenging than most. In fact, most of us have never experienced disruption like this before. Therefore, it’s understandable that we aren’t sure how best to keep kids, parents, teachers, and support staff safe during the …
The Most Famous Child Abductions Ever
Mary Newman August 21, 2020

The Most Famous Child Abductions Ever

Every 40 seconds, a child goes missing or is abducted – but many of the perpetrators are friends or family. These are some of the most famous child abductions in history. From stories you might be very familiar with to older, less publicized (but still fascinating) cases, there are the …

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The First 48 Hours After a Child Goes Missing
Christina Lang August 21, 2020

The First 48 Hours After a Child Goes Missing

The first 48 hours after a child goes missing are the most vital–and the best window for bringing them home safely. If your child is missing, don’t wait. Take action immediately. These are the steps you should follow as soon as you realize something is wrong. Contact Law Enforcement Do …
The Kidnap Case That Changed the World
Christina Lang August 14, 2020

The Kidnap Case That Changed the World

On March 1, 1932, the Lindbergh Baby disappeared. What followed was, according to writer H.L. Mencken, “the biggest story since the Resurrection.” Who Was Charles Lindbergh? In the early 30s, Charles Lindbergh was a very big deal. The handsome, heroic aviator won the world’s admiration when he completed the first …
The True Story Behind Netflix’s ‘The Search’
Christina Lang August 11, 2020

The True Story Behind Netflix’s ‘The Search’

The truth is often stranger than fiction. That’s the case for the Netflix limited series “The Search.” The Spanish-language true crime docudrama centers on the search (hence the name) for missing toddler Paulette Gebara Farah. The four-year-old girl disappeared from her bed in 2010, with no evidence of any crime. …