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Safeguarding Children

Internet Safety

In todayís world, many people choose to communicate via the Internet and cell phones. Youth especially have embraced new technologies such as text messaging, social networking sites, and digital cameras to share information and connect with friends. However, without proper guidance, these types of communication technologies can be dangerous to a childís physical and psychological well-being.

To help inform parents and educators about our childrenís online activities and to assist in their efforts to educate our youth regarding responsible and safe online behavior, the Attorney Generalís Office provides the following resources:

Stay Connected, Stay Informed Website
The Attorney General created the Stay Connected, Stay Informed website to provide parents, teachers, and students with the latest news and information about digital safety. It also features the E-Info Hotline, which is a phone- and Web-based resource staffed by the Attorney Generalís Internet safety specialists.

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Please follow these links for additional information about the Attorney Generalís efforts to protect your family online:

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