A two hour special Dateline NBC Friday on WITN took a look at computer sex predators, grown men who search internet chatrooms in hopes of finding and hooking up with young teenagers. It's a frightening thought if you have kids. Here in North Carolina a law that went into effect a year ago in December, the Child Exploitation Prevention Act, makes it a felony for an internet predator to solicit anyone, including an undercover Officer, he or she believes to be a child. And there's plenty parents can do to protect their kids. The North Carolina Attorney General has plenty of great tips. You can find that information by clicking on the link below.
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