Whitehorse RCMP are joining forces with The White Hatter to provide Yukon parents the with two webinars.
The White Hatter is a company based out of Victoria and specializing in internet safety presentations.
“In recent years, the RCMP have seen a drastic increase in child pornography, extortion and child-luring type offences,” police said Monday.
“Whitehorse RCMP believes that it is beneficial to provide parents with extra information on how to keep children safe online.”
The webinars are free for participants and offered to all parents and caregivers, in the Yukon. Here is the schedule:
• 7-9 p.m. Tuesday: Internet Safety and Digital Literacy for Parents and Caregivers; and
• 7-9 p.m. Thursday: Online Sexual Predation and Exploitation: What is the threat and what can caregivers do to help minimize the risks.