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Katy ISD Police to Address Cyber Safety Concerns at Upcoming Parent Event


KATY MAGAZINE NEWS

October 21, 2019

By Jennifer Miko

This Thursday, October 24, is Cyber Safety Outreach Day. Locally, the Katy ISD Police Department will host an important program to educate the community on essential safety precautions and potential online threats to children.

The Katy ISD Police Department has partnered with Crime Stoppers and four other local school district police departments to host this first city-wide event. In Katy, the event will be held Thursday, October 24 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Katy ISD Education Support Complex, 6301 South Stadium Lane.


Goal of the Event

At the event, Crime Stoppers of Houston and local law enforcement aim to empower parents, guardians, family and the community with valuable information about cybersecurity so they can be safe and secure online.

The program will cover important topics:

  • Cyber safety trends

  • Potential dangers such as predatory activity and inappropriate exposures

  • Popular apps and games

  • Safety settings/restrictions

  • Recommended monitoring tools

  • Laws as they relate to cyber safety

Note: the presentation in Katy is NOT suitable for children.

For more information and an event brochure click here.

RSVP to phollek@crime-stoppers.org and specify that you are attending the Katy location event.