It's scary and it's not going away. Research shows 1 in 5 kids are subjected to
sexual solicitation on the Internet.


Fort Collins police are hosting free Internet safety presentations for families to increase awareness and provide tools to keep everyone safe from the dangers of the Internet.

Topics covered will include:
Sexual predators
Online enticement and grooming
Social networking websites
Email, Instant Messaging (IM) Smartphones, and Sexting

Family sessions will be held in the Fort Collins Police Services Community Room, 2221 S. Timberline Road, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. monthly on Tuesday evenings through May.

Contact Detective Keith Maynard at (970) 416-2051 or by e-mail at to reserve your space.