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Although there are other dangers such as kidnap for ransom, the main threat stranger danger campaigns concern is sexual abuse. In recent years, the emphasis of such campaigns has shifted somewhat, in order to reflect the risk of abuse by persons known to the child
Originally posted by captaintyinknots
These drills came into place right around the same time as AMBER alerts started being issued.
Originally posted by newsoul
reply to post by Monkeygod333
My daughter attends a private school.
I am seriously considering home schooling, but I don't want to make her antisocial. She loves her friends at school and loves going to school everyday. Well, up until now she loved going to school
Originally posted by Deetermined
The truth is, the crazies are getting crazier and bolder in their actions throughout the entire world.
Originally posted by EllaMarina
reply to post by captaintyinknots
A person walking in and kidnapping a kid from inside a classroom? When in the history of mankind has that ever happened?
Doing an abduction that way is the most obvious and stupid method ever. It sounds like that scenario is simply being made up for the sake of doing the drill in the first place.
edit on 9-3-2013 by EllaMarina because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by DontTreadOnMe
The world is getting scarier...I don't think anyone will dispute that.