and we need to do this more than once, Hernandez said.

Parents also need to stay up to date on the news apps, technology and language that kids are using.

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Always maintain access to your childs online account and randomly check his/her e-mail The FBI tells parents to talk to their children about the following and why they are dangerous: ?

To never arrange a face-to-face meeting with someone they met online ?

I could go on it now and probably within 20 minutes have videos, pictures, everything else in between off the app because I know theyre both still active. The pedophile said any predator could simply download the Kik messenger app for a mobile phone, make up a bogus username, and through Kik download another app called Hit Me Up.

With the combination of both of those apps, you go on and say I like little boys between this age and this age, and people would start sending you pictures, the Gloucester County man said. The man who claimed to receive three years probation from his pedophilia charges said he was curious if the apps were still active after reading about the Operation Predator Alert II sting by the New Jersey Attorney Generals Office, and checked it out for himself.

In a couple cases, we did evidence use of that app, he said Monday.

We have encountered that app being used in certain cases.To never respond to messages or bulletin board postings that are suggestive, obscene, belligerent or harassing ?That whatever they are told online may or may not be true The best prevention tips we can give parents is that we need to be honest, upfront and communicate with our kids about the dangers of apps and the internet overall ...If we are contacted by law enforcement, or if something is reported to us by one of our users, Kik has policies and processes in place to help us respond in the best way possible, the company stated.Gina Hernandez, vice president of Prevent Child Abuse New Jersey, provided FBI tips for parents to minimize the chances of an online predator victimizing their child. Communicate, and talk to your child about sexual victimization and potential online danger ? Talk with them about their favorite online destinations ?I made a stupid username and within five minutes, I got 20 pictures, he said of the app that allows users to talk, browse and share content. You can even ask the kids on there to send pictures and they do. When asked if he was afraid that he could get arrested again, the pedophile responded, I deleted all of it. Like the perverts, the authorities are also well aware the app that boasts 150 million users.