The Abuse Of Children In Cyberspace

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“Abuse of Children in Cyberspace” CJ 4472 CYBER CRIME December 8, 2011 Abstract Over the years computers and the internet have become two of the greatest inventions since telephones and television. All are thing that every child across the world loves and has access to, and is a big part of today’s society. The internet has several pros and cons, and we must make ourselves aware of both because the cons might make you want to give up use of the internet. Kids are very blessed these days to have everything in the world just a mouse click away. That is why it is important to educate them on computer usage, because many of the dangers regarding the internet include children. Together as a community we have to protect them. This paper will make you ask yourself a few questions about whether we are doing a good job monitoring children on the internet or should they not be allowed to use the internet at all? One of the greatest things ever invented was the internet. The use of the internet brings many benefits for today’s society. Just about every person in the world uses the internet, especially children and young adults. Many people prefer searching the internet verses watching TV. Anything you could ever possibly want to know about or do can be found on the internet. On the internet you can be anybody in the world that you want to be. It was only about 10 years ago when many people in America did not know about the internet. Now people of all ages are aware and capable of using the internet. Just about everything is done on the internet these days. The internet is also referred to as cyberspace. In cyberspace we are just a mouse click away from museums, libraries, universities, and porn, abuse, and misrepresentation of one’s self. With the use of the internet we are able to socialize with anybody anywhere in the world, shop, check bank statements,
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