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Oct 30, 2014, 12:01 ET KidSmartz Teaches Child Safety Rules Ahead of Halloween

Halloween is a fun-filled time for kids and parents alike, but it is also a holiday that requires a mindset of being safe. Today, the National Center ...


Sep 10, 2014, 10:15 ET NCMEC Urges Washington State Supreme Court To Allow Victims' Case Against Backpage To Be Heard

Sexually explicit language advertising the sale of children for sex is a common business practice for backpage.com. The National Center for Missing & ...


Aug 06, 2013, 12:26 ET National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and Sprint Putting Online Safety in Kids' Hands With New Game and Videos on NSTeens.org

In new videos and a game launched today on www.NSTeens.org, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and Sprint (NYSE:S) are challenging...


Jun 18, 2013, 12:06 ET $1 Million from Google to Fight Child Sexual Exploitation Received by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® today announced it has received a $1 million grant from Google, Inc. (GOOG) that will help fund ...


May 08, 2013, 12:39 ET The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Celebrates Hope

Yesterday, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) recognized outstanding efforts to protect children at its annual Hope Awards. ...


May 06, 2013, 12:27 ET Actor Bryan Cranston And Kidnapping Survivor Jaycee Dugard Among Honorees At 2013 Hope Awards

At the 11th annual Hope Awards gala, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children will recognize individuals and organizations that have made ...


Apr 30, 2013, 11:39 ET National Center For Missing & Exploited Children To Honor Leaders In The Fight To Protect Children At Annual Hope Awards

What: At the 11th annual Hope Awards gala, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children will recognize individuals and organizations that...


Apr 17, 2013, 10:30 ET The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) Issues New Standards for Protecting Child Athletes from Sex Abuse

he National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, in partnership with the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation, today released "Sound Practices for Keeping...