Social Media & Kidnapping

Social Media is the perfect hunting ground for potential kidnappers Kids are spending more time indoors and the way they socialize is changing. As parents, we think we are keeping our kids safe by keeping them in the house under our watchful gaze. But how safe are they really? Time spent with friends outside of […]

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What Is Virtual Kidnapping

A growing crime that feeds off every parent’s worst nightmare Imagine you said goodbye to your child one morning and watched them go off to school before heading to your office. It’s the same routine you follow every day. But halfway through your morning the unthinkable happens – you get a call telling you your […]

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KidGuard GPS Tracker

A great way to track your kids’ whereabouts, no matter what their age   How can I keep my child safe whilst allowing them the freedom to go out and enjoy the world around them? This is a question occupying the minds of many parents. We want to be able to let our kids go […]

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What Is True About Kidnapping From The Movie Taken

The multi-million dollar grossing thriller Taken, released in 2008, has arguably done more to raise awareness of people trafficking and violent kidnapping than any other movie in recent times. Not only that, but it has sent shivers down the spines of all parents who have watched the movie, raising deep-seated fears that their own children […]

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Kidnap & Ransom: Beware of Virtual Kidnapping

There are instances in which you may believe your child or family member has been kidnapped, only for it to turn out they haven’t been kidnapped at all. Instead, you are made to believe that your child has been kidnapped or that they are in danger so the ‘kidnapper’ can get paid a ransom immediately. […]

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Who Can Help You Locate Missing Child

If your child goes missing, there is a plethora of resources, organizations, and contacts you can turn to in order to help locate them:   Child Find of America Child Find of America, is an organization with the mission of ‘bringing kids home’ and ‘keeping them safe’. Child Find of America achieves this by setting […]

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Follow These Steps If Your Child Is Kidnapped

Parents — if the worst thing happens and your child goes missing, there are a few facts you absolutely need to know. First and foremost: Do not wait 24 hours to report your missing child. The first 24 hours are critical in finding your child. Be sure to alert friends, family, and neighbors so they […]

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What To Do If Your Child Goes Missing: Parents, Know These Facts

Only a small percentage of missing children have actually been kidnapped, but it is worth knowing what to do in this worst case scenario. If you suspect your child has been kidnapped, there are certain steps you should be sure to follow. Contact law enforcement First, contact your local law enforcement agency as soon as […]

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About Us

KidGuard's sole mission is to protect your children online. Our team spends every waking hour thinking about how to bring awareness and inspire solutions on issues of cyber bullying, online predators, teen suicide, and childhood depression in the age of technology. KidGuard employs a team of researchers and writers to educate parents on solutions to digital parenting problems and also runs a popular child cell phone monitoring software to allow parents to stay involved in their child's life online.