PRESS RELEASES

Social Media Safety

Parents and Guardians:

As social media has become more mainstream than ever, so does the need for protecting our youth. Please review the list below which is some of the more popular apps used by kids. Some of the platforms promote talking to strangers which makes it an easy target for predators. The more parental involvement with what kids are doing on their phones, the better the chances improper activity will be avoided. Please report any suspicious activity that is seen on social media to your local police or sheriff’s department.

Platforms to be aware of:

  • Discord
  • Omegle
  • Yarn
  • Kik
  • Hoop
  • Yik Yak
  • Instagram
  • Snapchat

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