Protecting children from online dangers of catfishing

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by New Day Producers

KING5.com

Posted on April 28, 2014 at 11:00 AM

Updated Monday, Apr 28 at 1:50 PM

The internet has become a vast and sometimes very scary place, especially for children. One of the most frightening problems involves people posing as someone else, creating false identities using other people pictures and information through something called 'catfishing.' Many young people are falling victim to this entrapment everyday.

Nina Foxx, author of "Catfish," a fictional book teaching kids about the problem, joined guest host Suzie Wiley on the show today to answer questions about what the risks are, and how to keep kids safe.

Connect with Nina Foxx:

Facebook: Nina Foxx

Twitter: @ninaFoxx

Blog: NinaFoxx.blogspot.com

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