The technology of computers and the Internet offer many benefits, as well as a darker side. Child predators use the Internet to find victims. Parents must be aware of what their children are doing on the computer to protect them from the dangers online. Click here for information on protecting your child from online threats.
Protect Yourself Against Scams
Scammers use a variety of tactics to make their offers seem legitimate. They often try to convince consumers to send them money or give personal information, such as bank account numbers and Social Security numbers. Be informed about the types of scams that are being used and learn the warning signs that it may be a scam. Click here for a list of common scams and how to protect yourself. If you have any questions regarding potential scams, please call the Wickliffe Police Department at 440-943-1234.
Sexual Offenders Information
Information regarding sexual offenders may be found on the Sheriff’s link on the Lake County, Ohio website. From that page, viewers will be directed to the Attorney General’s website for further details.