In 80% of abductions by strangers, the first contact occurs within a quarter mile of the child's home. In many cases, the abduction does too.
61% of teenagers said students shoot others because they have been victims of physical abuse at home.
Because Yello Dyno cares so much about turning the tide of abuse in its many forms, we are happy to provide statistics (see links in left column of this page) for your edification.
We applaud your efforts to become more informed in your pursuit of child safety, and encourage you to let us know if we can be of any further help to you. It's why we're here.
More information on these topics are availble in Yello Dyno's Just the Facts section.
"...Twenty-five years of observation
has also told me that criminals are more 'made' than 'born,' which
means that somewhere along the line, someone who provided a profound
negative influence could have provided a profound positive one
instead. So what I truly believe is that along with more money
and police and prisons, what we most need more of is love. This
is not being simplistic; it's at the very heart of the issue..."