Updated: May 18, 2020 01:26 PM
Created: May 18, 2020 01:10 PM
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension on Monday said its Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force has seen a 30% increase in tips about suspected criminal online activity involving children in the past two months.
The department urged Minnesotans to take some precautions to protect yourself and your children, such as:
The BCA also urged Minnesotans to report suspicious online conduct involving children online or by calling 1-800-843-5678.
As always, if you or someone you know is being victimized, call the police right away.
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