Did you know...
1 in 5 children is contacted for sex while online
15% of the kids contacted online actually go
meet an adult they first met on the Internet 2
58% of the convicted sex offenders in the US
are not in jail but live among us 3
About 70% of the convicted sex offenders
use the Internet 4
1. Online Victimization: A Report on the Nation's
Youth. Crimes Against Children Research Center. June 2000.
2. YCWW research, Media Awareness Network, 2001.
3. U.S. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs Bureau of
Justice Statistics.Greenfeld, Lawrence A. Sex Offenses and Offenders:
An Analysis of Data on Rape and Sexual Assault. February 1997.
4. Computer Crime: A joint report. Weinschenk,
Eugene J. State of New Jersey
Commission of Investigation and Attorney General of New Jersey.