Child Safety

(Source: CBS4)

Cars Not Created Equally When It Comes To Car Seat Installation

A good car seat is only part of the equation for child safety.

06/18/2015

Homestead Police released a sketch of a man they said tried to abduct a child in front of his school. ( Courtesy:  Homestead Police)

Police Pass Out Flyers In Search Of Man Who Tried To Abduct Child

Homestead Police passed out flyers on Thursday in search of man they said tried to abduct a child after school.

05/21/2015

Homestead Police released a sketch of a man they said tried to abduct a child in front of his school. ( Courtesy:  Homestead Police)

Police: Man Tried To Take Child From School

Homestead Police have released a sketch of man they said tried to abduct a child after school.

05/20/2015

IKEA Mattress Recall (Source: Consumer Product Safety Commission)

IKEA Recalls Crib Mattress Due To Risk Of Entrapment

Furniture retailer IKEA has issued a recall which may interest parents of babies.

01/15/2015

(Courtesy: American Red Cross)

Kids Taught To Prevent, Handle Emergencies In New App

A new Red Cross app is aiming to teach children about emergency preparedness while making it fun.

11/07/2014

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Tips On Safely Trick Or Treating This Halloween

Keep your kids safe this Halloween night by going over some trick-or-treating safety tips with them.

10/28/2014

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Parents Say Son Went Missing Due To Bus Driver Confusion

Some Broward parents are demanding answers after they say their five-year-old mildly autistic son went missing for two hours because of confusion by a substitute school bus driver.

10/02/2014

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Long After The Splashing Subsides, Children Can Still Fall Victim To Drowning

Health care professionals warn secondary drowning, or dry drowning, can also be deadly if not caught in time.

06/11/2014

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Broward Swim School & Parents Of Drowning Victims Help Others Stay Safe

With Memorial Day weekend in full swing, South Florida families are spending time at the pool but one swim school is reminding parents a day of fun can turn deadly for children.

05/25/2014

Jimmy’s father, Don Ryce, said the death of Juan Carlos Chavez will finally bring some measure of justice.  (Source: CBS4)

Jimmy Ryce’s Father Warns Other Child Predators Following Chavez’s Execution

Almost 19 years ago, the Ryce family was changed forever at the hands of Juan Carlos Chavez when he took the life of 9-year-old Jimmy Ryce. At 8:17 pm Wednesday night, in front of Jimmy Ryce’s father, brother and several other witnesses, Chavez was executed by lethal injection.

02/12/2014

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