Stamford police anticipate increase in cyberbullying with new school year on the way
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Internet safety advocates recommend that you consider tracking your children's online activities.
Police suggest contacting your child's cell phone carrier to enable software that will send you copies of his or her text messages.
Officers recommend that you also take photos of all bullying correspondence.SpectorSoft Monitoring Software ComputerCop Software McGruff Family Safety General Information
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Stamford police say they anticipate an increase in cyberbullying cases once the new school year starts.
Police say one in four kids is being bullied, and that they are being harassed via the Internet or phone in nearly all the cases.
To help prevent cruelty, Sgt. Tom Kennedy of Stamford's Juvenile Offenses Unit says parents need to talk to their kids about bullying.