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Fraud Prevention Month: Police provide tips to avoid being scammed

March is Fraud Prevention Month, and also, the beginning of tax season. Waterloo Regional Police’s fraud branch says the majority of fraud reports they’re receiving lately, are from residents claiming they’ve been contacted by the Canada Revenue Agency, and asked to pay a fine. “Never give out personal information about yourself, your bank, your credit history, your birth date, your social insurance number, so private information should never be released,” says Staff Sergeant Alison Bevington. The Canada Revenue Agency and other businesses will not ask for detailed personal information over the phone or e-mail. Read More….

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Harlem Globetrotter talks to students about bullying prevention

Harlem Globetrotter Julian “Zeus” McClurkin spoke with over 300 students at a filled gym at Dallas Elementary School on Monday afternoon about the ABCs of bullying prevention.

McClurkin visited as part of a Magic 93 contest that second grade teacher Kimberly Smith entered. The presentation was on a theme that they talk about a lot at school, Smith said.

The ABCs of bullying prevention — or Action, Bravery and Compassion — were the topic of a discussion that included a few basketball tricks and a lot of laughter. McClurkin engaged the kids with questions, stories and tricks.

“A” means action, or going to tell a teacher, McClurkin said.

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Loss Prevention Analyst

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Loss Prevention Analyst

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Few States Meeting Guidelines for H.S. Football Concussion Prevention – Schooled in Sports – Education Week

Only 12 of 50 states are meeting three or more of the five high school football concussion-prevention recommendations from the National Federation of State High School Associations.

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October is Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

One in five high school students has been bullied at school in the past year. This month is dedicated to teens and adults coming together to stop bullying. Every teen can do something to help. Encourage respect for others, don’t give bullies an audience, and don’t ignore or shun those who are bullied. Wednesday, October 19, is “Unity Day,” where teens are encouraged to wear orange to show solidarity in uniting “for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion.”

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Dealing With Fraud Prevention In The Travel Industry

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A card not present transaction also known as MO/TO (Mail Order/Telephone Order) is a payment card transaction made where the cardholder does not or cannot physically present the card to a merchant for order verification such as for transactions by

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Milwaukee To Release Teen Pregnancy Statistics, At Time When Prevention Funding Is In Jeopardy

Milwaukee is expected to release its most recent figures for teen pregnancy soon, at a time when some lawmakers want to cut funding for federal pregnancy prevention programs.

Milwaukee once had the second-highest teen pregnancy rate in the nation. The most recent numbers indicate that it’s now half what it was in 2006.

“We have unprecedented low rates of teen parenting and pregnancy and we know that’s a good thing,” said Nicole Angresano, the vice president of community impact for United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County.

The United Way chapter is one of a number of organizations in the area that rely on both private and public funding to operate.

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University of Windsor boosts sexual assault prevention

One in four women will be raped or experience an attempted rape as a university undergraduate. That ratio is higher, close to two of three women, if you consider sexual coercion, sex the women say they didn’t want to have and felt pressured to have by their boyfriend or date, University of Windsor women’s studies professor Dusty Johnstone said this week. Read More….

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Date-rape prevention co. gets funds

Last spring, a handful of NC State students founded Undercover Colors, a company that creates date-rape drug detecting nail polishes. However, due to lack of funds the group was unable to put  its product on the market; but now, Undercover Colors received funding from an angel investor that will allow it to complete its research and development. Read More….

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Rape prevention classes should be mandated within Cleveland schools: Jack Coffey and Kelly Papenfus (Opinion)

A report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that nearly one in five women in the United States has been raped during her lifetime. The Cleveland Rape Crisis Center reports that women between the ages of 16 and 24 are four times more vulnerable to rape than any other national demographic. Furthermore, victims of sexual assault and violence are at an increased risk of acquiring a litany of mental health issues, ranging from major depressive disorder to post-traumatic stress disorder, and the experience of sexual assault and violence increases the risk of suicide. Read More….

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